The Importance of the Presentation

In the age of digital real estate, we know that buyers all over the world are viewing homes online, but how important is the quality of what is being presented? At Desert Valley Group, we believe it is crucial. We are crafting the story of each of our listings in order to engage with a

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Spotted Frog Habitat

The Oregon spotted frog has some designated home territory. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on Monday set critical habitat areas in Oregon and Washington for the animal. The service listed the frog as a threatened species under the Endangered Species Act in 2014. The act defines critical habitat as areas vital for listed species’

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Watershed Enhancement Board

In Oregon, livestock and wildlife can benefit from small grants for watershed improvement. Last year, Frank Hammerich was awarded a small grant from the Oregon Watershed Enhancement Board that helped him clear junipers from a 40-acre parcel of his ranch near Bonanza, Oregon. To learn more.

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U.S. Department of Agriculture Research Service

Following the U.S. Deaprtment Agriculture Western Livestock Journal recently reported on beta agonists research. According to a recent study by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) and the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Agricultural Research Service (USDA-ARS), beta agonists do not harm cattle. This is contrary to last year’s concerns brought up by industry partners. To learn

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