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Speeches and articles by Director Katy Coba
Preview of Oregon ag 2012
January 1, 2012 - Katy Coba interview previewing the new year for Oregon agriculture
Director Coba previews the upcoming year for Oregon agriculture in an interview with ODA's Bruce Pokarney.
Snapshot of Oregon agriculture
October 17, 2011 - Pendleton Rotary Club
Director Coba speaks to the Pendleton Rotary Club and offers an update on Oregon agriculture's challenges and opportunities.
Roundup faces rigorous review
June 28, 2011 - The Oregonian newspaper
Director Coba responds to an Oregonian newspaper editorial that calls for ODA to conduct research on the pesticide product Roundup.
Oregon Natural Resources Day
April 19, 2011 - Ceremony on the steps of the State Capitol
Director Coba offers remarks and reads the Governor's proclamation designating April 19, 2011 as Natural Resources Day in Oregon.
Farm to School/School Gardens
October 11, 2010 - Leslie Middle School in Salem
Director Coba speaks to students and officials as part of the celebration of National School Lunch Week.
Farm size diversity in Oregon
Summer 2010 - Oregon Small Farm News (OSU Publication)
Director Coba writes about ODA's efforts to work with all farms in the state. This appears in the quarterly issue of OSU Small Farms Program's newsletter.
Ag water quality & regulation
August 3, 2010 - Association of American Plant Food Control Officials
Director Coba talks about agricultural water quality and the role government should play in regulating the industry.

Ag exports across the Pacific
July 19, 2010 - Association of Pacific Ports annual conference
Director Coba talks about the challenges and opportunities of mutual interest for Oregon agriculture, and West Coast ports and transportation systems.