Educational Workshops, Tours & Clinics

Upcoming Programs     .    .    .    .
  1. January 10, 2015 – Central Pt. (Padgham Pavilion @ The Expo) – Jackson Co. Stockman’s Assoc. Annual Meeting (President: Hugh Charley 541-892-1895)
  2. January 13, 2015 – Halsey – Linn-Benton Breakfast Educational Program 
  3. January 14, 2015 – Springfield – Lane CLA Breakfast Educational Program
  4. January 24, 2015 – La Grande – 11th Annual Cattleman’s Workshop
  5. February 4, 2015 – Roseburg – Douglas County Weed Day
  6. February 10, 2015 – Halsey – Linn-Benton Breakfast Educational Program
  7. February 10, 2015 – Springfield – Lane CLA Breakfast Educational Program
  8. February 19, 2015 – Elkton – North County Winter Livestock & Forages Program
  9. February 28, 2015 – Eugene- Lane County Livestock Association Annual Dinner Meeting
  10. March 10, 2015 – Halsey – Linn-Benton Breakfast Educational Program
  11. March 11, 2015 – Springfield – Lane CLA Breakfast Educational Program
  12. April to October 2015 – Corvallis – OSU Forage Management Series
  13. April 8, 2015 – Springfield – Lane CLA Breakfast Educational Program
  14. April 14, 2015 – Halsey – Linn-Benton Breakfast Educational Program
  15. May 12, 2015 – Halsey – Linn-Benton Breakfast Educational Program (TBA)
  16. May 13, 2015 – Springfield – Lane CLA Breakfast Educational Program (TBA)
  17. More to come, please check our online calendar  
  18. Please also see the OSU Small Farms website for other programs of interest in agriculture. They specialize in small holdings, niche marketing, special trainings, and collaborative projects.
(Last Update: 12/23/2014)

Example Programs - Vote!

The following list of programs and descriptions are examples of the type of programming and information you can expect from the Regional Livestock and Forages program through OSU Extension Service. Vote! If you see something that particularly interests you, please email me or call to let me know your request to have classes presented in your area. I can put you on a notification list. The programs that get the most requests will be the programs I try hardest to deliver.

Thank you, Shelby Filley (email: shelby.filley@oregonstate.edu or call 541-236-3016)

  1. Beef Cattle Programs
    1. Nutrition in Beef Cattle
      1. Nutrient Assessment Workshops
      2. Livestock Mineral Nutrition
    2. Reproduction in Beef Cattle
      1. Physiology and Anatomy
      2. Cow-Herd Management
      3. OSU Calving Schools
      4. Artificial Insemination of Beef Cattle
    3. Live Animal & Carcass Evaluation (Beef)
      1. Ultrasound Scanning for Carcass Evaluation
      2. Body Condition Score Clinic
    4. Beef Quality and Health
      1. OSU Beef Quality Assurance Programs
      2. Oregon Biosecurity/BVD-PI Screening Program
      3. Beef Health Workshop
    5. Beef Cattle Management
      1. Pre-Conditioning Calves
      2. Stocker Cattle Management
  2. Sheep and Goat Programs
    1. Nutrition
      1. Small Ruminant Nutrition
      2. Mineral Nutrition
    2. Reproduction
      1. Physiology and Anatomy
      2. Flock Reproductive Management
      3. OSU Lambing Schools
    3. Live Animal & Carcass Evaluation
      1. Body Condition Score Clinic
    4. Sheep and Goat Quality and Health
      1. Sheep Safety & Quality Assurance
      2. Internal Parasites
    5. Sheep and Goat Management
      1. Production Basics
  3. Equine Programs
    1. Equine Management Program (typically in the Spring)
  4. Forage Programs
    1. Forage Production
    2. Grazing Management
    3. Fertilizing
    4. Haying
    5. Forage Quality
    6. Weed Control (Weed Day, Weed Tours, and other)
  5. Farm/Ranch Programs
    1. Production Assessment
    2. Fence Building Demonstrations
  6. Other Programs
    1. Douglas County Livestock Association's Spring Livestock Conference (early Spring)
    2. Livestock and forage educational breakfast meetings

 


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