U.S.D.A. Inspections Not Impacted

CAVE JUNCTION, Ore. — While the government remains shut down in Washington D.C, Taylor’s Sausage Inc. in Cave Junction is still up and running. Owner Terry Taylor said initially he thought the inspectors would be impacted by the federal shut down, but the position is deemed essential. “They are actually working on kind of an … Continue reading »

Meat Prices Could Rise

ASHLAND, Ore. — Severe droughts this summer across the nation could mean higher meat prices are on the horizon.¬†Owner of Smithfield’s in Ashland, Neil Clooney, said rising prices is just part of the restaurant business. “Rising meat costs is something that I’ve experienced throughout my entire restaurant career, especially being an owner now,” Clooney explained. … Continue reading »