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"Extending Knowledge and Changing Lives"

The Linn County Office of the Oregon State University Extension Service provides research-based educational information and programs in agriculture, forestry, 4-H/youth and Family and Community Development for the citizens of Linn County.

County Extension agents are faculty members of the colleges at Oregon State University. OSU Extension programs in Linn County are funded by cooperative agreement of Linn county government, Oregon State University (Extension Service), and the United States Department of Agriculture. We have been serving Linn County since 1934.

GROWING (formerly UPDATE) is published jointly by OSU Extension Service – Linn County, Linn County Extension Association and the Albany Democrat-Herald. GROWING is published every other month and is supplied to Linn County residents as an insert in the Albany Democrat-Herald. If you are not a regular subscriber to the Albany Democrat-Herald, you may Click here to be added to the GROWING mailing list.

We are excited to offer GROWING online!
Check here for the latest issue each month.

GROWING

July/August 2014

Past issues of GROWING and UPDATE

May/June 2014

See archived issues of UPDATE here.

 

Stop by or give us a call anytime Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
We are located at 104 4th Ave SW, Albany, or by phone at 541-967-3871.

OSU Extension programs are open to all people without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.

Upcoming Events

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Jul. 29, 2014 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Learn to preserve the summer harvest! Canning will be emphasized in the classes, but we …
Jul. 31, 2014 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Learn to preserve the summer harvest! Canning will be emphasized in the classes, but we …
Aug. 04, 2014 8:30am - Aug. 15, 2014 12:20pm
http://education.oregonstate.edu/new-summer-2014-courses-dual-language-educators
Aug. 05, 2014 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Aug. 05, 2014 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Learn to preserve the summer harvest! Canning will be emphasized in the classes, but we …

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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