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Fall Foliage

The Chemistry of Fall Color Everyone knows that chlorophyll, produced by photosynthesis, gives plants their green color during the spring and summer. You might not know what causes the vivid reds, oranges and yellows that appear in the fall.                                      … Read more »

Spring 2012 Newsletter

Spring Has Sprung It has been one challenging weather season following on the heels of a year that sustained 12 recordbreaking weather disasters across the U.S. Here in Oregon, we had snow in mid-March! With winter behind us, we are now preparing our fields for what looks like a good Spring. Field crews are busy… Read more »