Stem of kale seed crop with black leg symptoms. Photo courtesy of Cynthia Ocamb.

Black leg is a serious disease of Brassica crops that has recently appeared in outbreaks in western Oregon. Read this article to learn more. 

Oregon Small Farms

Upcoming Events

Saturday, Oct 21st 2017

Temporary Electric Fence Building Workshop
Attend the fence building workshop and learn how to build temporary electric fences for livestock control and management of pastures. Field location TBA. Register on line:...

Thursday, Oct 26th 2017

Living on the Land (Lane)
Pasture & Grazing Management Make the most of your pasture by learning how grass plants grow, rotational grazing, nutrient and winter-time management. Living on the Land is a...

Thursday, Nov 2nd 2017

High Tunnel Production & Marketing for the Diversified Vegetable Farm
BIG LICK FARM –942 Winston Section Rd, Winston Big Lick Farm has been in operation for 10 years and they recently moved to a new, larger farm   location. Suzie will give a tour of...
Living on the Land (Lane)
Weed Management Learn about management strategies for common weeds on your land.  Living on the Land is a workshop series tailored for small acreage landowners and those new to ...

Tuesday, Nov 7th 2017

Produce Safety Alliance Grower Training Course - MEDFORD
Registration cost: $25, includes PSA Grower Training manual; Certificate of Completion, morning coffee and refreshments, and lunch Registration is required. Register by Oct. 31, 2017on-line...

Saturday, Nov 18th 2017

DCWFN - WSU Women Involved in Agriculture Conference
The conference will be at Phoenix School of Roseburg, 3131 NE Diamond Lake Blvd, Roseburg, OR 97470.  For more informatoin click here