Oregon Small Farms Technical Reports

Recently Published

Because They Joined the Grange: An Architectural History of the Grange Halls of Benton County, Oregon (Fall 1981)
Published August 2013
From Convenience to Commitment:
Securing the Long-Term Viability of Local Meat
and Poultry Processing
EM 9050
Meat and Poultry Processing Regulations in Oregon: A Short Guide
OSFTR (revised April 3, 2013)
  Labeling Requirements
Under Oregon's 1000 Bird Exemption

OSFTR (revised Sept. 2012)

  A Best Practices Guide to Open Air Poultry Slaughter
OSFTR (revised September 2012)
Keeping It Legal Technical Report

Keeping it Legal: Regulations and Licenses for Growing and Selling Food in Oregon

OSFTR (May 2014)

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  Meat & Poultry Processing and Marketing

From Convenience to Commitment:
Securing the Long-Term Viability of Local Meat
and Poultry Processing
Meat and Poultry Processing Regulations in Oregon: A Short Guide
OSFTR (revised April 3, 2013)
Labeling Requirements Under Oregon's 1000 Bird Exemption
OSFTR (revised Sept. 2012)
A Best Practices Guide to Open Air Poultry Slaughter
OSFTR (revised September 2012)
FAQ About Custom-exempt Slaughter & Processing Facilities in Oregon for Beef, Pork, Lamb, & Goat
OSFTR 24
Meat and Poultry Buying at Farmers' Markets: A Survey of Shoppers at Four Markets in Oregon
OSFTR 23

Marin Sun Farms: A case study in multi-species, multi-market, alternative livestock production

OSFTR MS

   
       

 

Farmers' Market Research

Farmers' Markets: Success, Failure, and Management Ecology
Garry Stephenson
Understanding the Link Between Farmers' Market Size and Management Organization
EESC 1082-E
When Things Don't Work: Some Insights Into Why Farmers' Markets Close
EESC 1073-E
Enhancing the Success of Northwest Farmers' Markets: An Executive Summary
OSFTR 22
Research Brief: Why People Attend Farmers' Markets
OSFTR 15
A Learning Approach to Strengthening Farmers' Markets
OSFTR 5
 How do Farmers Markets Affect Neighboring Businesses?

Research Brief: How Do Farmers' Markets Affect Neighboring Businesses?
OSFTR 16

   

 

 

   

Farmers' Market Rapid Market Assessment Reports

Tools for Rapid Market Assessments
EESC 1088-E
Oregon Market Assessment Highlights, 2001
OSFTR 7
Analyzing Three Farmers' Markets in Corvallis and Albany, Oregon
OSFTR 2
Rapid Assessment of Five Oregon Farmers' Markets: Quantitative Results
OSFTR 3
Rapid Assessment of Five Oregon Farmers' Markets: Qualitative Results
OSFTR 4
Beaverton Farmers' Market Rapid Market Assessment
OSFTR 12
Corvallis Wednesday Market Rapid Market Assessment
OSFTR 11
Eastbank Farmers' Market Rapid Market Assessment
OSFTR 21
Grants Pass Growers Market Rapid Assessment
OSFTR 10
Hillsboro Farmers' Market
OSFTR 18
Hillsdale Farmers' Market Rapid Market Assessment
OSFTR 13
Hillsdale Winter Farmers' Market Rapid Market Assessment
OSFTR 20
Hood River Saturday Market Rapid Assessment
OSFTR 8
Oregon Market Assessment Highlights
OSFTR 14
Portland Thursday Farmers' Market
OSFTR 17
Portland Thursday Market CCO Rapid Market Assessment
OSFTR 9
Tigard Area Farmers' Market Rapid Market Assessment
OSFTR 19
 

  

Other Small Farms Reports

EM 9050
Estimating Nitrogen Contribution from Cover Crops
FW06-301 2008 final report.
         Common Support for
Local Agriculture in Two Contrasting Oregon
Cities

OSFTR 1