Posts by Amanda Greene

Fall 2022 Newsletter

It has been a busy and exciting season at Yamhill SWCD and Miller Woods!

See what’s new in the latest Conservation Notes Newsletter

Free Earth Day Webinar: Climate Resilience & Agriculture, Hosted by Polk SWCD

Apr 20, 2022 06:00 PM PST

Register Here!

The backbone of the Willamette Valley is agriculture and working lands. With our changing climate, it is ever more important to incorporate practices that build resilience and strengthen operations. Hear from our

2022 YCMGA Plant Sale

Hosted by the Yamhill County Master Gardeners Association

Online Shopping Only

Online Orders open April 22. Vegetables, Annuals, and Perennials all at great prices!

Visit ycmgaplantsale.com starting April 22.

Scheduled Plant Pick-Up

Schedule a pick up at the …

Erosion – What to look for

Winter is a great time to check on how water moves through your property. Intense and continued rainfall onto saturated soil provides insights into water flow above and below ground. The larger the water movement, the more attention needs to …

Growing Farms Workshop

Serious about farming?

Come learn how to navigate the biological, financial, and human aspects of small-scale farming. This hybrid course is designed for beginning specialty crop & livestock farmers in their first 5 years of business. Students will develop a …

Wildlife Viewing Dock Completed at Miller Woods

By Rick Thomas

The otter, the beaver, the geese, the blackbirds, and all of the other critters that make the pond at Miller Woods home invite you to see their newly completed wildlife viewing dock. The dock is the result …

Schmeiser VD-48PW Seed Drill For Rent

Drill Specifications

  • Width
    • Total Frame: 48”
    • Seed Swath: 36”-42”
  • Dry Weight: 1754lbs
  • 6 seed cups, opener spacing 7 ¾”
  • 8 bushel seed box capacity

Rental Information

  • $300/Day or weekly rate available upon request
  • We will drop off/pick up as well

FREE Agriculture & Commercial Pesticide Collection Event

Saturday, October 30, 2021

Polk Co. Fairgrounds
520 S. Pacific Hwy W., Rickreall, OR

Do you need to dispose of old pesticides?

  • Cost is FREE!
  • This collection event is for landowners, farmers, and other commercial and institutional pesticide users in

Join us for a race through Miller Woods!

2021 Miller Woods 10k Trail Race

Saturday, October 9, 2021 in McMinnville, OR at Miller Woods Conservation Area
Registration Fee: $45 with T-shirt
Free parking; carpooling is encouraged!

2020 Board of Director Elections

November 3

Yamhill SWCD has Four Open Zone Positions:
Zone 2, Zone 3, Zone 4 & Zone 5

LEARN MORE: Visit Oregon Department of Ag for Election Details, forms, and more.

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