Union County

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To reduce the spread COVID-19

OSU Extension in Union County is open by appointment only. All employees are working remotely please call, 541-963-1010, or email with any of your needs, questions or to make an appointment. Thank you and stay safe.

OSU Extension in Union County

OSU Extension’s network of teachers, experts, mentors and volunteers is at your service, across Oregon and here at home. Learning with you. Sharing knowledge. Putting lessons into practice.

When we work together, we can create positive change in our communities. Helping farmers and gardeners grow healthy foods. Strengthening our economic and ecological future. Helping people of all ages, families and communities thrive. And much more. We’re here to help.

How we serve you

We provide reliable, research-based education and advice to help you make informed decisions. Access is affordable—often free. Learn through one-on-one conversations with experts, workshops, conferences, publications, hotlines, online classes, and youth development clubs and activities.

Announcements

Union County vaccine eligibility and information

All Oregonians over the age of 16 will be eligible to sign up for a COVID-19 vaccine on April 19. Read more...

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Visitor information

Open by appointment only. Per Oregon State University policy, face coverings are required in enclosed public spaces unless an exception is met. Thank you for keeping our community healthy and safe.

Hours of operation

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

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Upcoming events

Jan 14 - Apr 22

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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Field Crops

Extension agents support field crop production in Union County.

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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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Nutrition and Healthy Living

Oregon State University Extension Family and Community Health programs and community partnerships help all Oregonians achieve a healthy, nurturing family and caring community.

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Home Garden and Landscape

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

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Livestock

We work with livestock producers, forage producers, and other community members to develop Extension programs that are relevant to agriculture production.

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News and impact

OSU Extension uses statewide network to encourage participation in vaccinations

Efforts include volunteering at mass vaccination clinics, using the OSU Extension website to curate credible vaccine information and provide local access and eligibility details, and working closely with state and local partners to ...

Chris Branam | Apr 12, 2021 | News story

Virtual Walk With Ease class increases accessibility to disabled adults

Because of this class, all virtual Walk With Ease classes are now more accessible, and the images represent a broader spectrum of physical abilities, as well as ages and race and ethnicities.

Allison Harris | Apr 2021 | Impact story

Extension educates Oregonians to prepare for Cascadia Earthquake

A free online course consists of four modules that contain narrated sessions and additional resources.

Glenda Hyde, Lynette Black | Apr 2021 | Impact story

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