Lake County

The Oregon State University (OSU) Extension Service has been providing research-based, informal educational programs for Oregonians since 1911. OSU Extension faculty are located on the Corvallis campus and in every Oregon county. Extension programs deliver education and information to help Oregonians solve problems, develop leadership skills, and manage resources wisely. Lake County Extension programs focus on Agriculture, Family and Community Health, and 4-H Youth Development.

Hours of operation

Mon - Fri: 8:00 am-12:00 pm, 1:00 pm-5:00 pm

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Visitor information

Open by appointment only.


Lake County Extension - Servicing By Appointment Only

The Lake County Extension office staff will transition to working remotely during the statewide “two-week freeze.” The office will be closed until further notice. Services will be provided BY APPOINTMENT ONLY during this time. ... Read more...

Cover Crop Webinar

Join us in a four-part virtual workshop series for agricultural producers and professionals in the Intermountain West and Northern Rockies Read more...

Improving Forage and Pasture Management

This article spotlights collaboration between local OSU Researchers and Ranchers Read more...

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Upcoming events

Dec 10 - Jan 14

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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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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News and impact

4-H youth explore nature and learn a healthy activity in new hiking club

Youths in the fourth through sixth grades gained a better understanding of how to enjoy hiking safely, while at the same time they experienced a lifelong activity that promotes a healthy and active lifestyle

Chris Branam | Nov 18, 2020 | News story

Grant seeks to make college more accessible to Oregon's Indigenous youth

The project will focus on outreach to pre-college Indigenous youth to improve access and understanding of steps toward college entry and tuition and remove systematic barriers to community college and university completion.

Adrian Gallo | Oct 13, 2020 | News story

Extension awareness campaign celebrates Global Handwashing Day

High Speed Hand Washing can help children and adults avoid getting COVID-19 or sick during the upcoming flu and cold season.

Chris Branam | Oct 9, 2020 | News story

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