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Statewide Food Safety & Preservation Hotline Open
1-800-354-7319 ~ Monday-Friday, 9am-4pm
Sign up for Master Gardener Training Classes in Lane County
Registration is now open for both Day and Evening Master Gardener or Horticulture Proficeiency trainings.
Evening Gardening Classes in Lane County
For the Urban Gardener in all of us!

The Oregon State University Extension Service provides research-based knowledge and education that strengthens local economies, sustains natural resources, and promotes healthy communities, families, and individuals.

In the Lane County area, Extension currently offers programs in nutrition education, food safety & preservation, farming, and home gardening. We offer a variety of online educational resources that help Oregonians solve problems and lead better lives. We're working on re-establishment of our 4-H Youth Development and Forestry & Natural Resource programs -- stay tuned.

If you want to stay connected with the latest news and events from Extension, we encourage you to bookmark this website and follow our growing community on Facebook.

OSU Extension Service - Lane County

Please make note of our new address:

996 Jefferson Street, Eugene, OR 97402-5225
Corner of 10th Ave. & Jefferson Street (see map)
Office: 541-344-5859

 

Summer Food Service Program

Children need good nutrition all year long. When school is out during the summer months, many children no longer have access to even one nutritious meal each day. The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) helps to fill the gap. To find a site, call 1-866-3-Hungry or 1-877-8-Hambre or visit the www.whyhunger.org/findfood

 

Upcoming Events

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Jul. 31, 2014 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn efficient watering techniques to create a more sustainable environment in your own yard.  The …
Aug. 07, 2014 6:30pm - 8:30pm
 This class will cover the (a) encouragement and identification of native pollinators in gardens, and …
Aug. 16, 2014 10:00am - 3:00pm
  Make dills, bread and butters, dilly beans, and beet pickles. Take home 6 pits …
Aug. 19, 2014 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Learn how to grow medicianal and edible herbs in the home garden with Master Gardener …
Aug. 21, 2014 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn about the wide variety of options to extend the vegetable growing season in fall …
As part of a NASA air and sea mission, Oregon State University researchers will measure ocean plants to see how changes in carbon levels could affect the future of fisheries and marine life.
OSU's 4-H Surfing Outdoor Stewardship Program introduces kids to a sport that not only builds their physical fitness but also helps them develop stronger relationships with the ocean and their communities
More than one in five commercial honeybee hives in Oregon did not survive last winter, continuing a financially challenging trend for professional beekeepers.
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