Organically Grown in Oregon Week
Governor Theodore Kulongoski has declared the week of September 13-19, 2010, Organically Grown in Oregon Week.
In recognition of the importance of organic farmers, processors and distributors to the State of Oregon, Governor Ted Kulongoski has issued a proclamation declaring September 13-19, 2010, Organically Grown in Oregon Week.
The week-long celebration of the organic agricultural industry, including its certifiers, farmer’s markets and consumers, will include farm tours, grassroots events, a public awareness campaign, in-store tastings, and the presentation of the 2010 Oregon Organic Coalition’s Awards in Excellence on September 15, during a luncheon ceremony at the Ecotrust Building in Portland, which will be keynoted by organic farmer Zoë Bradbury and her father, Bill Bradbury, former Oregon Secretary of State and longtime legislator. For information about participating in Organically Grown in Oregon Week, contact Stacy Kraker at 541.461.6473 or firstname.lastname@example.org.