This workshop series, funded by an Oregon SARE Mini-Grant, will increase knowledge and awareness of drought mitigation tools and management practices for farming with little or no irrigation.

Oregon Small Farms

Upcoming Events

Thursday, May 26th 2016

Hay Assessment - Buying Quality Hay
Know your hay and save some green! Learn to perform a sensory analysis, read a forage (nutritional) analysis and match it to your animal's needs. Don't buy your hay based on color alone - come ...

Saturday, May 28th 2016

Soil Amendment Workshop
instructor: Kyle Krenzer; Elevation Organics Don’t just add products to your soil, come learn what to add and when to maximize soil tilth and your harvest

Thursday, Jun 2nd 2016

Water, Soil and Carbon for Every Farm with Keyline Design: Learning from the world's driest inhabited continent and it’s drought solutions
FREE  - RSVP please include the number of people coming. Water, Soil and Carbon for Every Farm with Keyline Design: Learning from the world's driest inhabited continent and it’s...

Friday, Jun 3rd 2016

Grass Anatomy/ Field ID
ISTRUCTOR: Rachel Werling; OSU Extension Part 1: (9:00-11:00am) will cover anatomy and Part 2: (12:00-3:00pm) will cover native grasses for landowners in the field  

Saturday, Jun 4th 2016

POISONOUS PLANTS-Risks to Grazing Livestock
  This class is designed to help livestock owners identify poisonous plants and manage the risk of animals consuming toxins. A) Economic impacts of plant poisoning; B) Keys to identifying...

Tuesday, Jun 7th 2016

Rural Living Basics: Living with Your Well & Septic System
FREE Class & Screening Bring 1/2 cup of untreated well water for nitrate screen. All results are confidential. This class is designed for rural residents to learn the basics of groundwater,...