How a Corvallis Start-up is Revolutionizing Agriculture

How a Corvallis Start-up is Revolutionizing Agriculture

It takes just a few minutes’ drive in nearly any direction in the mid-valley to find evidence of how technology is transforming agriculture. New varieties of meadowfoam, rye grass and mint are being tested by plant breeders. Tractors that can drive themselves...

Benton County’s “ready for work” Advantages

Willamette Valley Business Newswire visited with the Tom Nelson, Economic Development Manager in the Corvallis- Benton County Economic Development Office and discussed some of the issues businesses encounter in the area. WHAT ARE THE READY-FOR-WORK ADVANTAGES THAT...
Oregon Manufacturing Jobs Outpacing U.S.A. Gains

Oregon Manufacturing Jobs Outpacing U.S.A. Gains

Major Excerpts Oregon gained manufacturing jobs in 2014 at a rate more than double the national average. Oregon manufacturers added 8,641 jobs or 3.9%, from December 2013 to December 2014, more than twice the 1.8% national average gain reported by the Labor Department...