Posts by Jessica LaRue

Financial Assistance available to Oregon Farmers, Ranchers and Forest Owners!

Financial Assistance available to Oregon Farmers, Ranchers and Forest Owners!


Opportunities are available for Yamhill County farmers, ranchers and forest owners, and land leasee’s to perform voluntary conservation activities with financial assistance from the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS).

Next application deadline November 20

NRCS Oregon announced new sign-up …

First Friday’s with Marion SWCD

First Friday’s with Marion SWCD

Join Marion SWCD on the First Friday of each month for a one hour presentation and network opportunity.

“First Fridays at Marion SWCD are for our current and future customers. We want folks to feel welcome in this new virtual …

Virtual Workshops with Tualatin SWCD

Virtual Workshops with Tualatin SWCD

Join Tualatin SWCD for two new workshops this fall! For more information and to register click HERE

 

When What
Thursday, October 9th Promoting Horse & Pasture Health
Saturday, November 7th Preparing Your Property for Winter

 

 

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GRAZING, SOILS & PASTURES VIRTUAL WORKSHOP

GRAZING, SOILS & PASTURES VIRTUAL WORKSHOP

Join Oregon Pasture Network and instructor, Woody Lane, for a three day, practical workshop on grazing, pastures, & soils.

You’ll learn:

  • How to set up a grazing system
  • How to evaluate your pasture
  • The 4 Critical Principles of good grazing

ANNUAL NATIVE BULB AND SEED SALES NOW LIVE!

ANNUAL NATIVE BULB AND SEED SALES NOW LIVE!

Benton and Polk Soil & Water Conservation District’s have gone virtual with their annual Native Bulb & Seed sales! 

 

Browse an assortment of native seeds and bulbs at the Benton SWCD Fall Bulb & Seed Sale! Click here to

SILETZ TRIBAL CHARITABLE CONTRIBUTION FUND AWARDS DISTRICT TWO GRANTS

SILETZ TRIBAL CHARITABLE CONTRIBUTION FUND AWARDS DISTRICT TWO GRANTS

The district wants to say a huge thank you to the Siletz Tribal Charitable Contribution Fund. In February the district received a $6,000 grant award to help with the purchase of a fire trailer, hose, and gear to protect conservation …

FREE “LIVING ON THE LAND” WEBINAR SERIES

FREE “LIVING ON THE LAND” WEBINAR SERIES

Join Oregon State University, Polk County SWCD and Yamhill County SWCD for a free, 5-session webinar series.

Living on the Land is a workshop series tailored for small acreage landowners and those new to managing land. Presentations will be given …

OSU SEED AND CEREAL CROP GROWERS MEETING GOES VIRTUAL!

OSU SEED AND CEREAL CROP GROWERS MEETING GOES VIRTUAL!

 

The annual Oregon State University (OSU) Seed and Cereal Crop Growers Meeting has gone virtual!

Join OSU for three FREE webinars throughout September! Each webinar qualifies for one pesticide credit through Oregon Department of Agriculture.

 

When: September 16th,  …

Siletz Tribe Charitable Fund Supports District Projects

Siletz Tribe Charitable Fund Supports District Projects

The district wants to thank the Siletz Tribal Charitable Contribution Fund.

On February 7, 2020 the district received a $6,000 grant award to help with the purchase of a fire trailer, hose, and gear to protect conservation acres managed …

In Memory of Charlie Coates

In Memory of Charlie Coates

Charlie Coates was an active member of our community.  He volunteered at many places including the library, the elementary school reading program, and Miller Woods.

Charlie worked most Monday’s and Wednesday’s from 9am to 2pm. I say he worked …

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