UPCOMING WORKSHOPS AND SEMINARS
2016 CENTRAL OREGON FORAGE SEMINAR
January 27, 2016
4-H Clover Club Building
502 SE Lynn Blvd., Prineville, OR
Through the OSU Extension Service.... The focus this year is on irrigation management for forage crops (and really other crops as well). Please on this link to see the agenda for the workshop. C.O. Forage Seminar2016 Agenda.docx.
CENTRAL OREGON FARM FAIR
February 3 - 4, 2016 (always the first Wed-Thurs in February)
Jefferson County Fairgrounds
FREE event, lunch provided. All day learning opportunities, one classroom. Presentations on crop research, chemical use certifications, etc. Trade fair geared toward commercial agriculture. Click on this link http://jeffcoseed.com/farm-fair for the basic flyer for this event. A more extensive flyer will be available as the event draws near. This event is put on by the Jefferson Co Seed Growers and OSU Extension (Ag Research Stations).
LIVING ON A FEW ACRES CONFERENCE
March 12, 2016 (almost always the 2nd Saturday in March)
Deschutes County Fairgrounds
Fee charged for this event, lunch provided. All day learning opportunities, broad array of classes (multiple class rooms). Livestock, hay and pasture management, irrigation and water rights, food preservation, and lots more offered. Trade fair geared toward small rural as well as urban agriculture. This event is put on by OSU Extension Small Farms program. For more information on this conference click on the following link http://extension.oregonstate.edu/deschutes/living-few-acres-conference-0 then click on the "Living On A Few Acres Conference" tab under the 2016 Calendar in the right hand column of that page.