2014 - 2015 CALENDAR


November

3            Business Fundamentals Bootcamp/Human Resources (Link), Prineville, OR.
3            SAIF Agricultural Safety Seminar (Link), Ontario, OR., 1-800-285-8525.
4            SAIF Agricultural Safety Seminar (Link), Burns, OR., 1-800-285-8525.
7            COCC Pesticide Applicator-Laws & Safety (Link), Bend, OR.
8            Scrapie Workshop (pdf), Prineville, OR., Billie Estridge, (541) 480-1340.
8            Agriculture Business Workshop Series (Link), Social Media & Brand Development, Redmond, OR.
9            Scapie Workshop (pdf), Prineville, OR., Billie Estridge (541) 480-1340.
11          Central Oregon Women Farmers Network Meeting, Redmond, OR., Toni Stephan (541) 548-688.
12          Agriculture Waste Pesticide and Empty Container Collection Event (pdf),
Madras, OR., (541) 475-7107.
12-15    Tri-State Grain Growers Convention (Link), Stevenson, WA., (509) 659-0610.
13          Beef Quality Assurance Workshop (pdf), Roseburg, OR., (541) 672-4461.
14          COCC Pesticide Applicator-Herbicide (Ornamental/Turf) (Link), Bend, OR.
14 & 15   2014 Oregon Hay King Contest (Link) and Forage Seminar, Central Point, OR., (541) 447-6228.
15          COCC Pesticide Applicator-Insecticide/Fungicide (Ornamental/Turf) (Link), Bend, OR.
15          Beef Quality Assurance Workshop (pdf), Myrtle Point, OR., (541) 572-5263.
17          Business Fundamentals Bootcamp/Operations (Link), Prineville, OR.
17          SAIF Agricultural Safety Seminar (Link), Madras, OR., 1-800-285-8525.
18          National Alfalfa and Forage Alliances's Alfalfa Intensive Training Seminar (Link), Bloomington, MN., 1-877-810-5190.
18          SAIF Agricultural Safety Seminar (Link), The Dalles, OR., 1-800-285-8525.
20          Agriculture Business Workshop Series (Link), Wholesale Markets & Food Hub: Learn more about it, Redmond, OR.
20         Wheat Marketing Meeting Polycom, www.owgl.org (Link), Madras and Prineville, OR.
24          Beef Quality Assurance Workshop (pdf), Ontario, OR., (541) 881-1417.

December

2           Family Agricultura Enterprise Succession: A Management Transition Seminar (Link), Salem, OR.
2-4        2014 Oregon Interagency Noxius Weed Symposium (Link), Corvallis, OR.
4           Beef Quality Assurance Workshop (pdf), Bend, OR., (541) 573-8900.
4-6        Oregon Cattlemen's Association 2014 Annual Convention & Trade Show (Link), Bend, OR., (503) 361-8941.
8-10      Far West Agribusiness Association 2014 December Winter Conference and 55th Annual Meeting (Link), Kennewick, WA., (509) 465-5055.
9           Family Agricultura Enterprise Succession:  A Management Transition Seminar (Link), Redmond, OR.
10         SAIF Agricultural Safety Seminar (Link), Corvallis, OR., 1-800-285-8525.
10         Family Agricultura Enterprise Succession:  A Management Transition Seminar (Link), Pendleton, OR.
10-12    California Alfalfa, Forage, & Grains Symposium (Link), Long Beach, CA., Dan Putnam (503) 752-8982.
13         Agriculture Business Workshop Series (Link), Make Your Brand Stand Out, Redmond, OR.
18         Agriculture Business Workshop Series (Link), Meeting the Wholesale Market Demand, Redmond, OR.
19         Crook County Stockgrowers Association Quarterly Meeting, Paulina, OR., Allen Teskey (541) 477-3848.


January 2015

5-7         Far West Agribusiness Association 2015 Winter Conference (Link), Twin Falls, ID., (509) 465-5055.
8 & 9      Oregon Mint Growers Annual Meeting (Link), Gleneden Beach, OR., (503) 364-2944.
9-11       Cattle Artificial Insemination School (pdf), Corvallis, OR., Adrienne Lulay, (541) 908-0619.
10          Agriculture Business Workshop Series (Link), Sound Business and Financial Planning, Redmond, OR.
11-14     101st Annual 2015 Expo + Conference/Northwest Food Processors (Link), Portland, OR., (503) 327-2200.
12          SAIF Agricultural Safety Seminar (Link), Hermiston, OR., 1-800-285-8525.
20-22     Direct Seed & Oilseed 2015 Conference (Link), Kennewick, WA., Karen Sowers (808) 283-7013.
22          Agriculture Business Workshop Series (Link), Growing and Planning for High Value Crops, Redmond, OR.
26 & 27   Mid-Oregon Construction Safety Summit & Pesticide Accreditation (Link), Bend, OR. 1-888-292-5247.
29          Farm to School Summit (Link), Salem, OR., Rick Sherman, (503) 947-5863.
30          2nd Annual School Garden Summit (Link), Salem, OR., Rich Sherman, (503) 947-5863.
30          Central Oregon Pest Management Workshop (Agenda) (pdf), Redmond, OR., Kathy DeBellis, (541) 737-6257 or debellik@science.oregonstate.edu.

February

1-6         North American Farmers' Direct Marketing Association 30th Annual Convention (Link), Nashville, Tennessee.
4            SAIF Agricultural Safety Seminar (Link), Hood River, OR., 1-800-285-8525.
4-5         Jefferson County Farm Fair & Trade Show (Link), Madras, OR.
9            SAIF Agricultural Safety Seminar (Link), Central Point, OR., 1-800-285-8525.
14          Agriculture Business Workshop Series (Link), Reducing your Risk and Determining Production Costs, Redmond, OR.
19          Crook County Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) to hold their annual Paulina Landowner Workshop, Paulina Elementary School, Paulina, OR. Presentations begin at 4:30 pm and dinner served at 6:00 pm.  RSVP Priscilla Johnson (541) 447-3548.
26          Agriculture Business Workshop Series (Link), Expanding Production and Post Harvest Handling, Redmond, OR.
28          Oregon Small Farms Conference (Link), Corvallis, OR.

March

3            Family Agricultura Enterprise Succession:  A Management Transition Seminar (Link), Salem, OR.
10          Family Agricultura Enterprise Succession:  A Management Transition Seminar (Link), Redmond, OR.
11          Family Agricultura Enterprise Succession:  A Management Transition Seminar (Link), Pendleton, OR.
14         Crook County Stockgrowers Association Quarterly Meeting, Prineville, OR., Allen Teskey (541) 477-3848.
14          Agriculture Business Workshop Series (Link), Labor & Human Resources, Redmond, OR.
14          Living On A Few Acres Conference (LOAFA), Redmond, OR., Toni Stephan, toni.stephan@oregonstate.edu or (541) 548-6088.
16          SAIF Agricultural Safety Seminar (Link), Klamath Falls, OR., 1-800-285-8525.
19          Agriculture Business Workshop Series (Link), Developing Grower and Buyer Agreements, Redmond, OR.
19          Crook County Soil and Water Conservation District Annual Landowner Workshop, Paulina, OR., Priscilla Johnson (541) 447-3548.

April

11          Agriculture Business Workshop Series (Link), On-Farm Field Day, Redmond, OR.
23          Agriculture Business Workshop Series (Link), Agri-Tourism & Land Use, Redmond, OR.

December

4-6        OCA & OCWW Annual Convention & Trade Show, Bend, OR.