OSU Extension Service Polk County

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Junior Master Gardener Camp
Monmouth Camp June 29 - 30, 9:30am - 2:30pm
LES SCHWAB TIRE CENTERS OF POLK COUNTY
4-H/FFA Senior SCHOLARSHIP Due July 1
2016 Holiday Fair
Interested in being a vendor at the 2016 Holiday Fair?

Who we are. What we do.

The Polk County Office of the Oregon State University Extension Service provides research-based educational information and programs in Agriculture, Forestry, 4-H/Youth and Family and Community Development for the citizens of Polk County.

County Extension agents are faculty members of the colleges at Oregon State University. OSU Extension programs in Polk County are funded by cooperative agreement of Linn county government, Oregon State University (Extension Service), and the United States Department of Agriculture.


What's Happening in Polk County

Now accepting 4-H Polk County Fair Entries!

Polk County Extension Calendar

  • Announcing the winner of our 2016 Spring Photo Contest!  Dash McNett (6 Years Old!!)


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Contact Us:
Polk County Extension Service
289 E Ellendale, Suite 301
Dallas, OR 97338
Business hours: Monday - Friday  8-12, 1-5
tel: 503-623-8395 
fax: 503-831-3059

Upcoming Events

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Jun. 29, 2016 - Jun. 30, 2016 (all day)
The program is designed to give youth hands-on outdoor learning expriences with natural science, forestry, …
Jul. 06, 2016 1:00pm - 5:30pm
Blueberry Field Day   -   July 6, 2016 North Willamette Research & Extension Center, Oregon State …
Jul. 07, 2016 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Preserving Fruits There’s nothing like home canned fruit! Learn the basics of canning fruits in …
Jul. 07, 2016 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Preserving Fruits   There’s nothing like home canned fruit!   Learn the basics of canning fruits …
Jul. 10, 2016 8:00am - 12:00pm
The Polk County Achievers 4-H Club is hosting the 3rd Annual Fishing Derby and would …
Attendees get to sample sauces, teas and vegan fish sauce
Too early to assume energy development is benign
Bugs and Drones

Aquatic insects/water quality

May 23, 1:00-2:30pm at the Dallas City Park (SE side, by the playground)

Sawyer from PSWCD will be the presenter

Parents are asked to help their younger children.  (it isn’t free babysitting, as we will be going down to the water.  We need extra eyes to watch the children)

 

Drones 

3:30-5:00pm at Polk County Extension Office

(289 E Ellendale, suite 301)  close to McDonalds

Victor Villigas – a specialist from OSU will be sharing and flying some of his drones.

It is an intro to Drones.

Open to all ages and families.

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