Benton County

Benton County Extension Service Faculty, staff, and volunteers deliver research-based information to help youth and adults solve problems, develop life skills, and manage resources wisely.

We coordinate information tours, conferences, short courses, workshops, and demonstrations. We provide brochures and publications with specific research based information on a variety of subjects.

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OSU Extension Benton County Annual Report 2018

The annual report for Benton County Extension 2018.

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Upcoming Events

Dec 11

Improving your Forest’s Health - Panel Discussion

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Independence , OR
Jan 7 - Feb 26

Gearing Up for Gardening 2020

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Corvallis, OR
Jan 15 - Feb 5

Plan for Your Land

5:00 pm - 7:30 pm Lebanon, OR
Jan 18

How Commercial Forestry Works in the PNW

10:00 am - 12:00 pm Independence, OR

What We Do

Discover ways to learn and get involved. Here are some highlights of our activities and specialties.

Forestry and Natural Resources

Our agents and specialists share knowledge about the latest techniques in natural resource management through educational programs and materials. We work with forest owners, foresters and other natural resource managers, educators (PreK-12), Christmas tree growers, loggers and forest workers, and others.

Benton County

Home Garden and Landscape

We provide research-based information for backyard gardeners and green industry professionals, including regional specific information.

Benton County

Southern Willamette Valley Small Farms Program

The Small Farms Program serves commercial small farm entrepreneurs as well as non-commercial small acreage landowners. Our focus embraces both organic/biological and conventional farming systems.

Benton County

Have a Question? Ask an Expert!

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.

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