Check out "Because They Joined the Grange", by Garry Stephenson. A brief history of Benton County's grange halls, including photographs and other resources.

Oregon Small Farms

Upcoming Events

Saturday, Feb 6th 2016

Mid-Valley Food Summit
Learn about local food efforts in Marion &Polk counties and engage in the exciting collaborative plans to improve the Mid-Willamette Valley food sytem. There will be a keynote speaker,...

Tuesday, Feb 9th 2016

Fruit Tree Pruning Workshop
Ross has more than 50 years of orchard management experience - come learn from the best! Classes will be held rain or shine. There will be an opportunity for hands-on activities after the...

Thursday, Feb 18th 2016

Stayton Town Hall Gathering
Free Well Water Testing! All farmers, livestock producers, rural landowners, agricultural operators, and streamside landowners in the Mill Creek Watershed are invited to join us for an...

Friday, Feb 19th 2016

Oregon Agritourism Network Meeting
The Oregon Agritourism Network is a growing working group of farmers, ranchers, tour operators, agencies and associations with expertise and interest in developing Oregon as a premier travel...

Saturday, Feb 20th 2016

16th Annual Oregon Small Farms Conference
The Oregon Small Farms Conference is a daylong event geared toward farmers, agricultural professionals, food policy advocates, students and managers of farmers markets.  Thirty educational...