Upcoming Events

Drawing of a farmscape

Living on the Land, Dallas OR: Soils and Weeds

OSU Small Farms Event

Thu, Sep 27, 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Living on the Land is a workshop series tailored for small acreage landowners and those new to managing land. There are 5 classes in the series.

Living on the Land, Scio OR: Weed Management

OSU Small Farms Event

Thu, Oct 4, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Learn about management strategies for common weeds on your land.
Drawing of a farmscape

Living on the Land, Dallas OR: Pasture and Manure Management

OSU Small Farms Event

Thu, Oct 4, 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Living on the Land is a workshop series tailored for small acreage landowners and those new to managing land. There are 5 classes in the series.

Living on the Land, Scio OR: Soil Health & Water Resources

OSU Small Farms Event

Thu, Oct 11, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Learn the basics of planning for natural resource management, including soil health and water resources.
Drawing of a farmscape

Living on the Land, Dallas OR: Woodlands and Riparian Area Management

OSU Small Farms Event

Thu, Oct 11, 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Living on the Land is a workshop series tailored for small acreage landowners and those new to managing land. There are 5 classes in the series.
Drawing of a farmscape

Living on the Land Dallas, OR: Water Rights and Well Water

OSU Small Farms Event

Thu, Oct 18, 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Living on the Land is a workshop series tailored for small acreage landowners and those new to managing land. There are 5 classes in the series.

Living on the Land, Scio OR: Pasture & Grazing Management

OSU Small Farms Event

Thu, Oct 18, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Make the most of your pasture by learning how grass plants grow, rotational grazing, nutrient and winter-time management.

Living on the Land, Scio OR: Mud, Manure and Composting

OSU Small Farms Event

Thu, Oct 25, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Consider ways to deal with mud accumulation in the winter and how to handle manure resources through composting and land application.
Farmers market scene

Business Management: Record Keeping for Small Farms

OSU Small Farms Event

Thu, Nov 1, 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Are you managing your farm business? Or is your farm business managing you?

Dairy Goat Day

OSU Small Farms Event

Sat, Nov 3, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Sponsored by Emerald Dairy Goat Association & OSU Extension Service Small Farms Program

Classes, displays, and hands-on learning in a friendly, low-key setting will strengthen your goat confidence and know-how. If you are an experienced “goat person” or you hope, to be, this event is for you!
Fields in foreground, barn in front of mountain

Growing Farms: Successful Whole Farm Management

OSU Small Farms Event

Tue, Jan 22, 2019 6:00 pm - Tue, Mar 5, 2019 8:30 pm
Growing Farms: Successful Whole Farm Management provides farmers with the tools and knowledge needed to develop and manage a successful farm business. This course is intended for people who are considering starting a farm business, those within their first five years of farming and others who may be considering major changes to their farm business.