Strolling down First Street through the Corvallis Farmers’ Market and alongside the Willamette River, you get a feel for the town that has been home to Oregon’s largest research university — Oregon State — for nearly 150 years. Cyclists call out “On your left” to pedestrians as they cruise down the riverside multi-use path. Families stroll with purchases of local produce in hand, savoring a strawberry, cherry tomato or another form of recently harvested Oregon sunshine.  For the rest of the article, click here:osu