Associated Faculty

Associated Faculty
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Nicholas Andrews
Metro Small Farms Extension Agent
503-678-1264
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Metro Area Small Farms Extension Agent serving Multnomah, Washington and Clackamas Counties, specializing in Horticulture with a focus on vegetable production and organic methods.

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Victoria Binning
Outreach Program Coordinator

Agriculture Program Coordinator
Marion County

Javier Fernande...
Assistant Professor of Practice
503-373-3766
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Small Farms, Specialty Crops (Small Fruits & Berries and Tree Fruit - Olives), Soil and Plant Fertility and Nutrition, Organic Production.

Marion County,  Polk County

Melissa Fery
Associate Professor (Practice)
541-730-3538
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Small Farms

Lane County (also serving Benton and Linn Counties)

Amy Garrett
Assistant Professor (Practice), Small Farms Program
541-766-3551
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Instructor for the OSU Extension Service Small Farms Program serving Benton, Linn, and Polk counties.

Lauren Gwin
Associate Professor; Associate Director, Center for Small Farms & Community Food Systems
541-737-1569
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Focus areas: Farm and food system policy, local and regional food supply chains, community food system development.

Dr. Lauren Gwin is Assistant Professor in the Crop & Soil Science Department, Extension Community Food Systems Specialist, and Associate Director of OSU’s...

Renee Johnson
Education Program Assistant 1
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Lincoln County

Christina Lucas
Outreach Program Coordinator
541-713-5009
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Small Farms, Ground Water Quality Outreach Program
Benson County, Linn County, and Marion County

Maud Macrory Powell
Associate Professor (Practice)
541-776-7371
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Extension Small Farms
Jackson County

Teagan Moran
Education Program Assistant 1
541-713-5011
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Small Farms
Benton County, Lane County, and Linn County

Heidi Noordijk
Metro Small Farms Outreach Coordinator
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Small Farms

Sara Runkel
Assistant Professor (Practice)
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  • Horticulture
  • Small Farms
  • Local, Regional, and Community Food Systems
  • Vegetables
Garry Stephenson
Director, Center for Small Farms & Community Food Systems Coordinator, Small Farms Program
541-737-5833
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Garry is a Professor, Extension Small Farms Specialist and Director of the Center for Small Farms & Community Food Systems, an alternative farming program at Oregon State University that is striving to change the world through small scale organic/sustainable agriculture and local/regional...

Heather Stoven
Assistant Professor (Practice)
503-434-8910
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As the Community and Small Farms Horticulturalist for Yamhill County, I oversee the Master Gardener program and provide support to the community's gardening and small farm needs. I have experience in the nursery industry, working in propagation, pest management, media preparation, fertility...

Clare Sullivan
Assistant Professor (Practice)
541-967-3871
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Field crops extension and applied research activities in Deschutes County

Rebecca Thistle...
NMPAN Program Manager
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