Willamette Week - http://www.wweek.com/portland/articles.sec-1428-1-.html Tue, 06 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0700 en hourly 1 A Trip From Bountiful - Buying from “community supported” farms groups is trendy and fun—until the food you paid for doesn’t show up. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-18188-a_trip_from_bountiful_buying_from_%E2%80%9Ccommunity_supported%E2%80%9D_farms_groups_is_trendy_and_f.html Last spring, Michael Halstead used $860 of his tax refund to invest in an increasingly popular way of buying vegetables]]> Green For Acres - Oregon’s small farmers want subsidies, too. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-18666-green_for_acres_oregons_small_farmers_want_subsidies_too.html Four years ago, Florence Jessup spent a small fortune to start her Hillsboro farm, Artisan Organics: more than $70,000 from an inheritance and her retirement accounts. Since then, Jessup, farm]]>