As canning season is in full swing, the Food Preservation hotline from Oregon State University Extension Service is taking calls.
The toll-free hotline at 800-354-7319 runs until Oct. 18 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. When the hotline is closed, callers can leave a message. The hotline is staffed by certified Master Food Preserver volunteers in Lane and Douglas counties, but is available statewide.
In 4-H kids roll up their sleeves and do with their hands. Their learning experiences in areas such as health, science, agriculture and civic engagement grow the curiosity they need for life and career.
Ask an Expert is a way for you to get answers from the Oregon State University Extension Service. We have experts in family and health, community development, food and agriculture, coastal issues, forestry, programs for young people, and gardening.
OSU Extension research helps improve cover-cropping practices
While cover cropping is used across Oregon, there is limited information about growing them in central Oregon. New research results from the Oregon State University Extension Service are helping central Oregon farmers make timely decisions on which cover crops to use and when in their annual planting cycles.
Learn about the biology, life cycle, habitat needs, protein and nectar needs of mason bees. Learn about the tools anyone can use to increase the local population of mason bees around a desired site....
FOODIES WANTED!! If you love to cook and would like to make a difference in someone’s day, we have a fun volunteer spot for you. The Nutrition Education Program of Lane County Extension and Food for...
Welcome to a series of short lunchtime sessions on popular gardening topics for Linn County gardeners. It is informal, informative, and fun-no reservation needed and there is no charge! Hosted by the...
The house, which has stood for centuries in the foothills of the Cascades, is getting a new life – and the public will be learning about its rebirth thanks to the Oregon State University Extension Service.