June 2005

June 27th

A vole population explosion has hit grass seed fields throughout the Willamette Valley, resulting in crop losses that may reach severe levels in some areas, according to an Oregon State University Extension Service field crops agent in Linn County.

June 15th

Since its first publication 50 years ago, "Trees to Know in Oregon" is still a favorite among hikers, landscapers and armchair foresters, with a text that combines identification and anecdote with maps, photos and line art.

June 6th

Over 2,000 Latino youth are currently participating in Oregon 4-H club activities, which is the highest level of Latino involvement in Oregon 4-H to date.