Lane County Extension

Oregon State University Extension Service Lane County office

Oregon State University Extension Service Lane County office, 996 Jefferson Street, OR 97402

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996 Jefferson Street
Eugene, OR 97402
United States

Office hours

Monday - Thursday: 10:00 am-1:00 pm, 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
Currently closed

Lane County Extension

News & Announcements

2018 Summer/Fall Food Preservation Classes

Classes include making Mini-Pies and Cobblers, Smoking and Curing Meats, Basic Fermentation and More!!!

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On May 17, 2016 over 70% of voters said “YES” to measure 20-239, which will provide 5 years of funding for Extension programs in Lane County. Extension’s faculty, staff and volunteers are grateful for this tremendous show of support, and committed to giving Lane residents a strong return on their investment.

In the Lane County area, Oregon State University Extension currently offers programs in 4-H, Nutrition Education, Food Safety & Preservation, Farming, Home Gardening and Forestry & Natural Resource We offer a variety of online educational resources that help Oregonians solve problems and lead better lives.

The OSU Extension Service provides research-based knowledge and education that strengthens local economies, sustains natural resources, and promotes healthy communities, families, and individuals.

Upcoming Events

Sustainable Landscape Seminars

Lane County Extension Event

Wed, Jun 20, 2018 - Thu, Jun 21, 2018 (All Day)
Sustainable Landscape Seminar provides the public with practical information to create sustainable/green/ecological landscapes.
Participant and Instructor creating a management plan

Oregon Forest Management Planning - Women Owning Woodlands Network

Lane County Extension Event

Thu, Jun 21, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Start your Management Plan today! At our WOWNet Management Planning hands-on workshop!
A tray of mini-pies ready to go into the oven

Fruit Pie Fillings, Mini Pies and Cobblers

Lane County Extension Event

Sat, Jun 23, 9:00 am - 1:30 pm
Learn to make your own canned fruit pie fillings using local berries and fruits then turn them into mini-pies.
Food Pantry Volunteers packing boxes to go to Food For Lane County's local food pantries.

Food Pantry Project New Volunteer Training

Lane County Extension Event

Mon, Jun 25, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Volunteers share samples and provide nutrition education at FOOD for Lane County emergency food pantries.
Assorted Dried Fruits and Vegetables

Make the most out of your Food Dehydrator

Lane County Extension Event

Tue, Jul 24, 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Learn the basics of food dehydration for camping and backpacking at a fraction of commercially prepared foods.
Fish on the Boat

Tuna Canning Workshop

Lane County Extension Event

Sat, Aug 18 (All Day)
Learn to use a pressure canner to preserve up to 24 half-pint jars (per family) of the best tuna you’ve ever tasted!

Basics of Fermentation

Lane County Extension Event

Tue, Aug 21, 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Learn basic fermentation including pickles, sauerkraut, Kim Chi and kombucha.
Cherry Tomatoes

Tomatoes, Salsa, and More!

Lane County Extension Event

Sat, Sep 8, 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
Learn to can, dry and freeze tomatoes, as well as making salsa, sauce and catsup.

Smoking and Curing Meats and Making Sausage

Lane County Extension Event

Sat, Oct 6, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tips for how to safely smoke meat, cheese and vegetables. Learn to cure meats and to make sausage.

Basic Bread Baking

Lane County Extension Event

Sat, Oct 27, 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
Learn to make your own homemade bread from scratch.
Livestock Judging Logo

Judging Palooza

Deschutes County 4-H Event

Sat, Jul 14, 2018 - Sun, Jul 15, 2018 (All Day)
This two day judging event starts off on Saturday, July 14 at 9 am with a livestock judging clinic and rounds out Sunday, July 15 at 7 am with a livestock judging contest.
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