Victoria Binning

Food. Farm. Families. Serving Marion County Residents Since 1911.

Who We Are. What We Do.

We offer objective, research-based information to help Marion County youth and adults solve problems, develop life skills and manage resources wisely. As part of OSU and other research-based institutions, our faculty, staff and volunteers provide the following services:

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

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Announcements

BEETLES Institute for Outdoor School Providers

We are pleased to welcome the BEETLES (Better Environmental Education, Teaching, Learning, and Expertise Sharing) to Oregon! The BEETLES Institute for Outdoor School will bring together leaders of outdoor school programs from across Oregon for a week of professional learning, expertise sharing, community building, discussions, and thoughtful reflection. This Institute is a rich experience, and a unique opportunity to meet with other leaders and discuss ideas for how to make your program the best it can be. Read more...

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Upcoming Events

Oct 21

inFARMation (& Beer!)

6:00 pm - 8:30 pm Salem, OR
Oct 21

Magic of Macarons Class

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Salem, OR
Oct 29
Nov 5 - Dec 3

Living on the Land: Polk County

6:00 pm - 8:30 pm Dallas, OR

What We Do

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

Agritourism and Tourism in Marion County

Agritourism and Tourism Research, Education and Community Engagement.

Marion County

Community Horticulture

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

Marion County

Field Crops

Willamette Valley Field Crops Extension provides research-based information for commercial cereal grain, grass seed, legume seed and oil crop producers. This page is hosted by Oregon State University Extension Service - Department of Crop and Soil Science.

Marion County

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