Record Year for Basin Agriculture



Klamath Falls, OR-Agribusiness experts are calling this a banner year for ranchers and farmers in the Klamath Basin. The price of beef, the areas largest commodity, up 27 percent over last year — alfalfa hay over 68 percent. That’s especially good news for farmers and producers who had to weather a drought-ravaged 2010 when those who irrigate were left with only about half their water allotments. Agriculture a 300-million-dollar industry in teh Klamath Basin.