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FST Career Fair

Food Events - 1 hour 47 min ago
Tuesday, February 17, 2015 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Priority registration for Spring, Phase 1 starts

Health & Wellness Events - 1 hour 47 min ago
Sunday, February 22, 2015 (all day event)

The priority registration schedule assigns students dates and times for registering according to their student status and credits earned. The registration schedule is separated into two phases. During the first phase undergraduate students are only eligible to enroll in a maximum of 16 credits and waitlisting is not available.

You may enroll from your eligibility date until the end of Phase I. At the close of Phase I registration is closed for a business day while the system is enabled for Phase II. During Phase II of registration you may waitlist courses that have waitlisting available and the maximum credits for undergraduates is raised to 19.

See Priority Registration

Last day to withdraw from a class

Health & Wellness Events - 1 hour 47 min ago
Friday, February 20, 2015 (all day event)

During the academic year, you can withdraw from individual courses between weeks 3 to 7. When a course is withdrawn you are assigned a grade of W. The W grade is recorded on your student record and does appear on your transcript. The W grade is non-punitive and has no effect on your GPA. You may be responsible for a portion of the tuition and fees associated with the course.

See What does it mean to withdraw from a course?

Last day to S/U a class

Health & Wellness Events - 1 hour 47 min ago
Friday, February 20, 2015 (all day event)

Students may elect to change a course that is graded under a normal grading basis (A-F) to a satisfactory/unsatisfactory grading basis (S/U). A grade of S or U has no grade point equivalent and is not used in the GPA calculation.

The election to switch to S/U grading (or to return to A-F grading) must be made no later than the end of the seventh week of the term as stated in the academic calendar. The request form must be submitted to the Office of the Registrar no later than 5 p.m. on Friday of the seventh week

See Change of Grading Basis for details

Spring Visit

Health & Wellness Events - 1 hour 47 min ago
Monday, February 16, 2015 (all day event)

Whether you are just starting your college search or are already admitted to Oregon State, our Spring Preview Programs can accommodate you needs. You will have the opportunity to meet with current students, learn about the admissions process, next steps for admitted students, explore different academic interests, find out about our on-campus living options, and much more.

Register here for Spring Preview

Lane County Livestock Association Breakfast Educational Program

Small Farms Events - 1 hour 48 min ago
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 6:30 AM - 8:00 AM

 

For more information contact Shelby Filley (541) 672-4461  shelby.filley@oregonstate.edu

 

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Linn-Benton Livestock & Forages Breakfast Educational Program

Small Farms Events - 1 hour 48 min ago
Tuesday, March 10, 2015 6:30 AM - 8:00 AM

 

For more information contact:

Shelby Filley (541)672-4461   shelby.filley@oregonstate.edu

 

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2015 OSU Oregon Small Farms Conference

Small Farms Events - 1 hour 48 min ago
Saturday, February 28, 2015 (all day event)

This daylong event is geared toward farmers, agriculture professsionals, food policy advocates, students and managers of farmers markets.

Twenty-four sessions will be offered on a variety of topics relevant to Oregon small farmers including small farm profitability, meat processing, orcharding and much more!  This year will also include a track in Spanish. 

Speakers will include farmers, OSU Extension faculty, agribusiness representatives and more.  

For more conference details and registration please visit: http://smallfarms.oregonstate.edu/sfc

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Small-Scale & Urban farming Series

Small Farms Events - 1 hour 48 min ago
Tuesday, February 24, 2015 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

OSU Extension Horticulturist Brooke Edmunds will explain the difference between sprouts, microgreens and baby greens.  This class will cover the latest research on the health benefits of microgreens, how to grow your own, and taste test different types. Participants will plant a container of microgreens to take home

For more information, contact the OSU Lane County Extension office at (541)344-5859, or stop by the office at 996 Jefferson Street in Eugene, to pick up an application.

Office hours are Monday-Thursday, 10am-1pm and 2-5pm.

Cost of session is $25.00.  Pre-registration is required.

For payment with a credit card see the website: extension.oregonstate.edu/lane/gardens

 

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Lane County Livestock Association Breakfast Educational Program

Small Farms Events - 1 hour 48 min ago
Wednesday, February 11, 2015 6:30 AM - 8:00 AM

 

For more information contact Shelby Filley (541) 672-4461  shelby.filley@oregonstate.edu

 

Categories: OSU Extension Blogs

Linn-Benton Livestock & Forages Breakfast Educational Program

Small Farms Events - 1 hour 48 min ago
Tuesday, February 10, 2015 6:30 AM - 8:00 AM

 

For more information contact:

Shelby Filley (541)672-4461   shelby.filley@oregonstate.edu

 

Categories: OSU Extension Blogs

Small-Scale & Urban Farming Series

Small Farms Events - 1 hour 48 min ago
Thursday, January 29, 2015 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM

This class is for small-scale and backyard poultry producers.  It will cover the ins and outs of raising chickens, turkeys and other poultry for eggs or for meat.  Dr. Jim Hermes, OSU Extension Service Poultry Specialist, will cover topics including hatching eggs, brooding and raising chicks, poultry nutrition, flock and bird health, breeds of poultry and housing for poultry.

For more information, contact the OSU Lane County Extension office at (541)344-5859, or stop by the office at 996 Jefferson Street in Eugene, to pick up an application.

Office hours are Monday-Thursday, 10am-1pm and 2-5pm.

Cost of session is $25.00.  Pre-registration is required.

For payment with a credit card see the website: http://extension.oregonstate.edu/lane/gardens

 

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Small-Scale & Urban Farming Series

Small Farms Events - 1 hour 48 min ago
Thursday, January 29, 2015 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

 This class is for small-scale and backyard poultry producers.  It will cover the ins and outs of raising chickens, turkeys and other poultry for eggs or for meat.  Dr. Jim Hermes, OSU Extension Service Poultry Specialist, will cover topics including hatching eggs, brooding and raising chicks, poultry nutrition, flock and bird health, breeds of poultry and housing for poultry

For more information, contact the OSU Lane County Extension office at (541)344-5859, or stop by the office at 996 Jefferson Street in Eugene, to pick up an application.

Office hours are Monday-Thursday, 10am-1pm and 2-5pm.

Cost of session is $25.00.  Pre-registration is required.

For payment with a credit card see the website: http://extension.oregonstate.edu/lane/gardens

 

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OSU Extension Neighborhood Sustainability Steward Training

Gardening Events - 1 hour 49 min ago
Monday, January 26, 2015 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Learn about climate change science, transportation options, energy conservation, sustainable food systems, waste reduction, water conservation, sustainable gardening and landscaping, ecosystems and habitats, outreach and volunteering.  Includes guest presenters, classroom activities, & 2 half day field trips. Class is 8 weeks.  Register at https://secure.oregonstate.edu/osuext/register/812 

Washington County

Forestry Events - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 6:36am
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Topic:  Agency Updates and Funding Opportunities

Local representative from three agencies will update us on available programs for 2015 and beyond.

Gail Stinnett, County Executive Director for the USDA-Farm Service Agency, will share details abou the Tree Assistance Program now available for Christmas tree growers, the Emergency Forest Reforestation Program, and the Emergency Conservation Program.

Santiago Misquez, District Conservationist for USDA - Natural Resources Conservation Service based in Hillsboro, will update us on EQIP funding available to forest owners for activities such as Forest Stand Improvement, Tree and Shrub Establishment, and Herbaceous Weed Control.

Jennifer Nelson, OVE Program Manager for the Tualatin Soil and Water Conservation District, will share recent successes in and changes to the streamside restoration program, as well as ask for our input on classes and other assistance the District may provide forest owners in the future.

Winter Webinar Series: Fire in Riparian and Aquatic Systems

Forestry Events - Mon, 01/26/2015 - 2:37pm
Monday, January 26, 2015 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Winter Webinar Series

http://www.nwfirescience.org/events/winter-webinar-series-fire-riparian-and-aquatic-systems

 

Forest Tax Symposium

Forestry Events - Mon, 01/26/2015 - 2:37pm
Monday, January 26, 2015 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Join fellow landowners, foresters, and trained tax and estate planning professionals to learn about the myriad of taxes related to forests and forest land ownership.

 To see flyer:  http://extension.oregonstate.edu/benton/sites/default/files/taxsymposiumflier.pdf

Registration:  http://taxsymposium.eventbrite.com - discount for registering online.

Continental breakfast, a buffet lunch, beverages, and snacks will be provided for each registrant.

Continuing Ed Credits for Attorneys, CPA's, & Foresters.

Scholarships Available!

Growing Farms - Southern Oregon

Small Farms Events - Mon, 01/26/2015 - 2:37pm
Monday, January 26, 2015 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Growing Farms: Successful Whole Farm Management

A hybrid course for beginning farmers that teaches those new to farming how to plan and manage a farm, while giving them tools to produce and market farmed and raised goods. The course also encourages interaction and community building among participants, helping build a professional network among small farmers and ranchers.

While developing a whole-farm plan, participants will learn about sustainable practices and land stewardship. The course encourages farmers to see how small farms and ranches fit into our community’s economic and environmental success.

Class meets:
6 - 8:30pm, Monday, January 26th
6 - 8:30pm, Monday, February 9th
Full Day, Saturday, February 21st
6 - 8:30pm, Monday, March 9th

REGISTER HERE:  https://pace.oregonstate.edu/catalog/growing-farms-hybrid-course-beginning-farmers#introduction-section  

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4-H Critter Campus

4-H Events - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 6:34am
Saturday, January 24, 2015 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

4-H Critter Campus

Saturday, January 24th, 2015   10am - 2pm

Polk County Fairgrounds, Rickreall, OR

See details and registration here!

Schedule

2015 EcoFarm Conference

Small Farms Events - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 6:34am
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - Saturday, January 24, 2015 (all day event)

The Ecological Farming Association presents the 35th annual EcoFarm Conference at the Asilomar Conference Grounds in Pacific Grove, California, January 21-24, 2015

As the largest and oldest ecological agricultural gathering in the West, the EcoFarm Conference offers more than 70 workshops featuring an array of educational and technical workshops for farmers, ranchers, distributors, retailers, activists, consumers, students, and educators, along with notable keynote speakers, an exhibitor marketplace, live entertainment, discussion groups, mixers, delicious organic meals and libations.

Visit www.eco-farm.org for more info and to register.

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