Agriculture in Linn County

The OSU Extension Service in Linn County conducts educational programs for farmers and agri-business representatives. Extension Agents also play an important role in applied field research. Several agricultural agents work in Linn and surrounding counties on an area basis.

Informational Resources

Commercial Agriculture Links


Ross Penhallegon, District Extension Agent, Horticulture

Lane County Extension agriculture & home horticulture programs, 783 Grant St, Eugene, (541) 344-1709

e-mail to: Ross Penhallegon

Gene Pirelli, District Extension Agent, Livestock

Polk County Extension, 182 SW Academy, Suite 22, Dallas, (503) 623-8395

e-mail to: Gene Pirelli

Melissa Fery, Small Farms

Benton County Extension, 4077 SW Research Way, Corvallis, (541) 766-6750

e-mail to: Melissa Fery

Shelby Filley, District Extension Agent, Livestock

Douglas County Extension, 1134 SE Douglas, Roseburg, (541) 672-4461

e-mail to: Shelby Filley

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