Polk County OSU Extension Service

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Workshop - Oregon Season Trackers
Oregon Season Trackers – engaging land owners and managers in plant and precipitation monitoring. Do you want to learn more about the microclimate of where you live? Do you want to contribute to our understanding of the weather and its effect on plants and animals?
2014 Polk County Master Gardeners Fall Fling!
A Gardening Festival and Vendor Faire!
2013 Awards
2013 Awards

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.


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Contact Us:
Polk County Extension Service
289 E Ellendale, Suite 301, PO Box 640
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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Sep. 06, 2014 8:15am - 4:00pm
FALL FLING  A Gardening Festival and Faire! Saturday, September 6th, 2014 8:15 am - 4:00 …
Sep. 06, 2014 9:00am - 12:30pm
Tour the family forest of Mike & Molly Albrecht see the work they have done …
Sep. 10, 2014 6:30pm - 8:30pm
This is a multi-part series including sessions on forage assessment, harvest management, irrigation, renovation techniques, …
Sep. 12, 2014 10:00am - 2:00pm
Oct. 01, 2014 6:30pm - 8:30pm
This is a multi-part series including sessions on forage assessment, harvest management, irrigation, renovation techniques, …
Cows raised on organic and conventional dairy farms in three regions of the United States show no significant differences in health or in the nutritional content of their milk, according to a new study by Oregon State University researchers and their collaborators.
A crop scientist with international experience has been named as director of Oregon State University’s Columbia Basin Agricultural Research Center in Pendleton.
Health warnings issued when beaches have high levels of bacteria do not keep many surfers out of the water, according to a new study by Oregon State University.
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