Oregon Small Farm News is a free online newsletter that concentrates on both commercial small farm entrepreneurs as well as non-commercial small acreage landowners. Our focus embraces organic/biological and conventional farming systems and emphasizes three areas:

  • Small Acreage Stewardship - Addressing enterprises, land management and soil and water quality for non-commercial small acreage's.
  • Commercial Small Farms - Entrepreneurial Agriculture Addressing high value horticulture, livestock and poultry, and alternative crop production emphasizing organic and pasture-based systems and specialty and niche production.
  • Community Food Systems - Address alternative and specialty marketing through creation and enhancement of local and regional food systems and farm direct marketing channels.

Vol. XIII No. 1 Winter 2018

FeaturingWinter 2018 Oregon Small Farm News

  • 2018 OSU Oregon Small Farms Conference Schedule & Sessions
  • Economic Impact of Local Food Producers in Central Oregon
  • Western Washington and Oregon Pasture Management Calendar Debuts
  • Update on the Produce Safety Rule From Oregon Department of Agriculture
  • Headwaters Incubator Program – Cultivating Farms and Future Stewards  No Small Task
  • Connecting the Dots between Farm Succession and Land Preservation
  • Changing of The Guard: The Succession of USDA Meat Processing Facility Mark’s Meats, introducing Revel Meat Company     
  • Apple Orchard Diversity:  Every Weather Event Selects for Resilience
  • Exploring the Small Farm Dream: Offered in 4 locations in 2018!
  • Ecotrust Launches Business Education Program for  Mid-Scale Ag    
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