Oregon Department of Agriculture's file:
Oregon Department of Agriculture

Government body from Oregon

The Oregon Department of Agriculture, created in 1931, is charged with ensuring food safety, protecting the natural resources base for present and future generations of farmers and ranchers, and promoting economic development and expanding market opportunities for Oregon agricultural products.

Recent statements involving Oregon Department of Agriculture

"Oregon school districts are directing 24 percent of their food budgets to purchase local foods. That’s the highest percentage in the country."

How to contact us:

We want to hear your suggestions and comments. Email the Oregon Truth-O-Meter with feedback and with claims you'd like to see checked. If you send us a comment, we'll assume you don't mind us publishing it unless you tell us otherwise.

Browse The Oregon Truth-O-Meter:

Keep up to date with Politifact Oregon: