North Willamette Research and Extension Center

Judy Kowalski

The North Willamette Research and Extension Center (NWREC) is Oregon State University's only agriculture field research station located in the northwestern part of the state.

We serve farmers in the seven county north valley area and focus our research and education on the region's most important crop systems: nurseries and greenhouses, fresh vegetables and specialty seed crops, berries and small fruit, Christmas trees, Orchard Crops, Field Crops, and Small Farms. In addition, NWREC is the location for the state's only IR-4 Pesticide Registration program working with many of the state’s agricultural crops throughout Oregon.

Upcoming Events

We’re still active across the state delivering our workshops virtually to you. See our online events across the state.

Announcements

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For those needing emergency Wi-Fi, Oregon State University is providing access at no cost. We are here to support our communities. Para aquellos que necesitan Wi-Fi de emergencia, Oregon State University está proveyendo acceso gratis. Estamos aquí para apoyar a nuestras comunidades. 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.

Berry Crops

The overall goal of the berry crops research and extension program is to help growers of blueberry, blackberry, raspberry, strawberry, cranberry, and kiwi fruit make educated decisions with regard to planting establishment and management to improve economic viability and sustainability.

North Willamette Research and Extension Center

Nursery Pathology and Bilingual Education

We are dedicated to providing bilingual, up-to-date recommendations and research on how to most effectively manage disease in nursery and greenhouse settings.

North Willamette Research and Extension Center

Christmas Trees

Christmas tree information including upcoming events, ongoing research and other updates from Chal Landgren, OSU Extension Christmas tree specialist for Oregon.

North Willamette Research and Extension Center

Small Farms Program

The Small Farm Program at NWREC offers a wide variety of classes on many topics.

North Willamette Research and Extension Center

IR-4 Program

Broccoli field trial at NWREC.

North Willamette Research and Extension Center

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

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