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Growing Farms Successful Whole Farm Management 2017 Hybrid Course
Join other Specialty Crop & Livestock farmers in their first 5 years of business. Learn to navigate the biological, financial and human aspects of small-scale farming.

Pest Alerts

Spotted Wing Drosophila (SWD)

Pesticide Applicator Information

For questions on course content: Brooke Edmunds or 541-791-6617

For questions on registration: Linda Renslow 541-344-5859

PNW Pesticide Short Course

  • Registration and Agenda available for the 2017 PNW Pesticide Short Course, focus on, Integrated Pest Managment to be held February 7, 2017 at LCC Main Campus. Register by January 23, 2017 for $85. Send in a check with registration to OSU Extension Service - Lane County, 996 Jefferson Street, Eugene, OR 97402 or pay by Credit Card. $95 late registration after January 23, 2017.
  • We plan to apply for Landscape Contractor Board hours.

 

Research based information, education boosts profitability

Commercial agriculture faculty in the Lane County office of the OSU Extension Service deliver educational programs to help commercial growers and small farmers achieve sustainable crop production and profitability.

The commercial agriculture program provides:

  • Educational field days and workshops for area growers
  • Alternative crops development
  • Technical assistance to help growers improve natural resources management
  • Cooperation with countywide special projects such as the ongoing agricultural chemicals removal effort in Lane County

Lane County agricultural producers and small farmers also have access to regional OSU Extension faculty in field crops, small farms, and livestock and forages.

Horticulture Agent improves lives in Kyrgyzstan.

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