November 2010

November 22nd

The Oregon State University Agricultural Experiment Station and OSU Extension Service have appointed Brian Tuck as new director of the Mid-Columbia Agricultural Research and Extension Center (MCAREC) in Hood River. In this role, Tuck will lead OSU agricultural research and Extension outreach education programs in Hood River County and the mid-Columbia region of Oregon.

November 15th

Sheep farmers are invited to register for a free workshop on raising sheep on Nov. 30 in Canby. The seminar is sponsored by the Oregon State University Extension Service, the Oregon Sheep Growers Association and the Clackamas County Stockman’s Association. Topics covered will include the health and nutrition of pregnant ewes, hay evaluation, scrapie eradication and preparation for lambing season.