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OSU Extension Service and agricultural research news

March 4, 2005

Hundreds of metro area landowners will be learning everything from safe chainsaw use to mushroom identification at the 15th annual Clackamas County Extension Tree School, on Saturday, March 19 at Clackamas Community College.

February 11, 2005

If you can see it or smell it, you have a mold problem in your home.

February 4, 2005

The Oregon Agriculture in the Classroom (AITC) program is sponsoring a statewide essay contest for Oregon high school students. The essay topic is the importance of agriculture.

January 21, 2005

The Oregon State University Extension Service’s Small Farms Program will host the 5th annual farm direct marketing conference on Saturday, February 26, 2005 at the LaSells Stewart Center at OSU in Corvallis.

January 19, 2005

The Benton County office of the OSU Extension Service’s annual "Insights into Gardening," workshop will be on Saturday, Feb. 12, 2005 at OSU.

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