Coos County

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OSU Extension in Coos County

OSU Extension’s network of teachers, experts, mentors and volunteers is at your service, across Oregon and here at home. Learning with you. Sharing knowledge. Putting lessons into practice.

When we work together, we can create positive change in our communities. Helping farmers and gardeners grow healthy foods. Strengthening our economic and ecological future. Helping people of all ages, families and communities thrive. And much more. We’re here to help.

How we serve you

We provide reliable, research-based education and advice to help you make informed decisions. Access is affordable—often free. Learn through one-on-one conversations with experts, workshops, conferences, publications, hotlines, online classes, and youth development clubs and activities.

We’re partnering with people in every county and helping them thrive every day — just as we have done for more than 100 years.

Announcements

Coos County vaccine eligibility and information

Oregon Health Authority is distributing the vaccine in phases. Learn about if you are eligible and how to receive a COVID-19 vaccination. Read more...

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Visitor information

Open by appointment only.

Hours of operation

Mon - Fri: 8:00 am-5:00 pm

Contact us

Office fax

Address

Upcoming events

Jun 15

2021 Coos County Lamb and Sheep Pool

8:00 am - 12:00 pm Myrtle Point, OR
Jul 13

2021 Coos County Lamb and Sheep Pool

8:00 am - 12:00 pm Myrtle Point, OR
Aug 17

2021 Coos County Lamb and Sheep Pool

8:00 am - 12:00 pm Myrtle Point, OR

What we do

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

Healthy Families and Communities

Partnering with families, organizations, and communities to enhance health and wellness for every stage of life.

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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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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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Coos County Master Food Preservers

Coos County Master Food Preservers

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News and impact

Extension foresters note trend in redwood plantings, plan needs assessment

As landowners in western Oregon start to plant redwood trees more frequently, OSU Extension foresters plan a survey to determine why the tall trees have become popular.

Kym Pokorny | Jan 26, 2021 | News story

Oregon Sea Grant Extension uses pandemic survey results to guide its work

The findings have already helped guide Sea Grant Extension’s response to the emergency.

Chris Branam | Jan 6, 2021 | News story

'Eat Oregon Seafood' campaign promotes industry impacted by pandemic

Oregon Sea Grant’s Extension fisheries specialists partnered with the Oregon Department of Agriculture (ODA) and the Oregon seafood industry on initiative.

Amanda Gladics, Jamie Doyle, Angee Doerr | Dec 2020 | Impact story

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