January 30, 2023
Salem-News.com Oregon Agriculture articles
Salem-News.com (Jul-27-2014 07:22)
Oregon, Washington Farmers Donate 85,000 Pounds of Food to Local Food BanksSalem-News.com
Farmers in Oregon and Washington donate an average of 13.5 million pounds of food every year.
(PORTLAND, Ore. ) -
Food banks in Washington and Oregon received the equivalent of more than 85,000 pounds of food from the 2nd Annual Northwest Farmers Fighting Hunger Cash/Food Drive - nearly 50 percent more than the 58,000 pounds donated in 2013.