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. 

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Upcoming Events

Saturday, Jan 20th 2018

2018 Lambing School
2018 LAMBING SCHOOL Co-sponsored by Oregon Sheep Growers Association & OSU Extension Service DATE: SATURDAY, JANUARY 20, 2018 TIME: 8 am to 5 pm LOCATION: Mont Alto Ranch, 2800 French Creek...
Rural Living Day 2018 (Douglas Co.)
If you are a small acreage/rural property owner or considering a move to the country you won’t want to miss Rural Living Day 2018. This day long workshop has something for everyone with 17 ...

Wednesday, Jan 24th 2018

Dry Farming Forum
Presenters:Amy Garrett, OSU Extension Service Dr. Alex Stone, OSU Vegetable Cropping Systems Specialist Panel of farmers Learn the basics of growing without irrigation for your garden...

Thursday, Jan 25th 2018

Orchard Management Series
Thursday, January 25:  Nutrient Management 6-8 PM at the Linn County Extension office in Tangent, OR (just off Hwy 34) This class will identify what nutrients are needed by plants,...

Friday, Jan 26th 2018

Oregon Cheese Guild: Cheese maker education day
What: Cheesemaker Education Day is the west coast’s premier educational conference for the artisan cheese industry. When: January 26 & 27, 2018 Where: Oregon...

Monday, Jan 29th 2018

Creating Your Own Food Business Series
ABOUT THE EVENT The aim of this Southern Oregon four-part series is to help you transform your passion for food into an artisan and value-added food business. You will learn critical, useful...