View Related Episode: Cranberry Farming, Grebes Walk on Water, North Umpqua Geology
Oregon cranberry farmers call the south coast the NAPA valley of cranberry farming in the US. A longer growing season produces sweet berries. But don’t believe the myth that they grow in watery bogs. Cranberry fields are flooded only two days a year to help the farmers get the berries off the vine at harvest time.
Producer - Vince Patton
Videographer - Todd Sonflieth
Editor - Nicholas Fisher
Appeared in episode: Cranberry Farming, Grebes Walk on Water, North Umpqua Geology
For more information:
Oregon Cranberry Growers Assn.
- Online: Cranberryfarmers.org/OCGA
Cranberry Production in Oregon
Vincent Family Cranberries
- Online: VincentCranberries.com