Clackamas County

Rose Clarke

Our faculty, staff and volunteers provide:

  • Answers to questions and give advice by telephone, in person and email.
  • Informational tours, conferences, short courses, workshops and demonstrations.
  • Publications with specific research-based information on a variety of subjects.
  • Links to hundreds of research-based publications on our website.

Upcoming Events

Aug 11 - Aug 22

Clackamas County 4-H Fair

10:00 am - 11:00 pm PDT Online
Aug 28

Conserving Water in the Landscape

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm PDT Online

Announcements

Clackamas County 4-H Fair is NOT canceled!

Although the Oregon State Fair and many other statewide county fairs have announced that they are cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Clackamas County 4-H Youth Development Program is continuing to offer safe summer ... Read more...

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What We Do

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

Activities for Youth

4-H empowers young people with hands-on learning experiences to help them grow and thrive. By creating a safe and welcoming environment, young people develop the skills needed to make a positive impact on the world around them.

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Family and Community Health program

In Clackamass County, the Family and Community Health program includes the following areas of focus: Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Education (SNAP-Ed), Master Food Preservers, Food Safety, Emergency Preparedness, and More.

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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 ...

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Home Garden and Landscape

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

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Latest news

Extension 4-H livestock shows adapt to restrictions, deliver for youth

Some shows virtual, using video clips or videoconferencing for showmanship and software for auctions, while others organized in-person events with strict social-distancing rules.

Chris Branam | Aug 7, 2020 | News Story

Bilingual 4-H e-magazine provides activities for children to do at home

Every issue includes an activity that represents the four “Hs” that figure in the youth development organization’s name: head, heart, hands and health.

Chris Branam | Aug 6, 2020 | News Story

Pandemic leads to unprecedented burst of questions to Ask an Expert tool

Questions have ballooned to 6,625 in the first half of 2020, more than all of the questions answered in 2019.

Kym Pokorny | Jul 29, 2020 | News Story

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Mon - Fri: 8:00 am-4:30 pm

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