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Registration is open for the 3rd Annual Small Farm School

On Saturday, September 6th come for an all day event for beginning farmers and small scale land owners register online at the Small Farms School website.

Rare disease appears in Willamette Valley wheat

Read more on this fungal disease affecting the valley in an article from Capital Press. Or check out OSU Extension Bulletin on Sharp Eyespot in the Willamette Valley

Food Safety Hotline Opens July 14th

Got Food Safety Questions?  

Call 1-800-354-7319 Toll-free to speak with an expert. 

Registration Open for Food Preservation Classes

Canning Season is nearly upon us and with it OSU Extension Service’s Food Preservation Classes.  These community classes are a great way to brush up on and practice fun and safe canning practices.

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Upcoming Events

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Jul. 29, 2014 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Tualatin Valley Beekeepers Association is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the well-being of honey bees …
Jul. 31, 2014 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Beaverton Summer Series- July: 17th, 24th, 31st and August 7th from 6pm-9pm Food preservation experts from OSU …
Aug. 04, 2014 8:30am - Aug. 15, 2014 12:20pm
Aug. 04, 2014 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Dairy Creek Community Food Web Series- August: 4h, 11th and 18th from 6pm-9pm Dairy Creek Community Food …
Aug. 07, 2014 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Beaverton Summer Series- July: 17th, 24th, 31st and August 7th from 6pm-9pm Food preservation experts from OSU …
As part of a NASA air and sea mission, Oregon State University researchers will measure ocean plants to see how changes in carbon levels could affect the future of fisheries and marine life.
OSU's 4-H Surfing Outdoor Stewardship Program introduces kids to a sport that not only builds their physical fitness but also helps them develop stronger relationships with the ocean and their communities
More than one in five commercial honeybee hives in Oregon did not survive last winter, continuing a financially challenging trend for professional beekeepers.
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