October 2004

October 1st

Epsilon Sigma Phi, national Extension professional organization, at its national meeting in Moline, Illinois, recognized outstanding work by Oregon State University faculty members. Clara Pratt, chair of the OSU Department of Human Development and Family Sciences, was recognized as one of three national Friends of Extension for her work in support of Extension educational efforts. Nellie Oehler, Lane County Extension faculty, received the regional Distinguished Service award. Deborah Maddy was the recipient of the regional administrative leadership award, while Leonard Calvert, Eugene, Extension communication specialist emeritus, received the regional continuing service award.
Two small farm agricultural production workshops—one on small scale poultry production, and another on greenhouse design and management—are scheduled Saturday, Oct. 9, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Columbia Gorge Discovery Center in The Dalles.