A listing of some upcoming OSU Extension Service sponsored events that may be of interest to small-scale farmers in the Willamette Valley.

Calving School - Eugene - Dec. 12th, 2014

This program will consist of presentations, educational videos, and simulated calving assistance.  A handbook will be provided.

Growing Farms: Successful Whole Farm Management - Tangent - Jan. 22nd, 2015 to Mar. 5th, 2015

Cost: $295, 2 people from the same farm $75 off each registration.
Scholarships may be available. Contact the instructor regarding farm partner discounts and scholarships.
  • 6-8:30 p.m., Thursday, Jan 22
  • 6-8:30 p.m., Thursday, Feb 5
  • Full day, Saturday, Feb 21
  • 6-8:30 p.m., Thursday, March 5

Small-Scale & Urban Farming Series - Eugene
next class is Getting Started with Poultry on Jan. 29th, 2015 at 2:00pm and repeats at 6:00pm

Runs through March 2015, Classes include Getting Started with Poultry, Microgreens for Beginners, and New Vegetable Varieties

2015 OSU Oregon Small Farm Conference - Feb. 28th, 2015 - Corvallis

Homesteading: Raising Poultry in your backyard - Corvallis - Mar. 10th, 2015

More information and registration will be available in mid-December