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

Tuesday, Oct 17th 2017

Advanced Poultry Feeding
Advanced poultry feeding for small-scale commercial flocks.

Thursday, Oct 19th 2017

Living on the Land (Lane)
Woodlands and Wildlife Look at the woodlands and natural areas on your property and consider options to enhance and manage for healthy trees and wildlife habitat.  Living on the Land is...

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 ...