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

Emerald Ash Borer Sighted in Oregon!

This invasive pest has been expanding its presence westward for 20 years and has now been confirmed on the West Coast in Forest Grove, Oregon. It’s primary host is ash trees, both native and ornamental. Tens of millions of ash …

Wildfire Smoke Ready Week – June 13-17, 2022

It is Wildfire Smoke Ready Week. We will be posting information all week to raise awareness as the season begins. #SmokeReady #SmokeReadyTogether

Free Waste Pesticide Collection Event May 14

When: May 14th 2022 – 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Where: Clean Harbors Environmental Services, 16540 SE 130th Ave., Clackamas

The Oregon Department of Agriculture (ODA) through the Pesticide Stewardship Partnership (PSP) is sponsoring a Free Waste Pesticide Collection Event. …

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 starting April 22.

Scheduled Plant Pick-Up

Schedule a pick up at the …

District Announces Wildfire Prevention Workshops for 2022

The District is hosting Wildfire Prevention Workshops across the county this spring! Join us to learn about topics managing trees and brush, the emergency management system, and fire prevention around your home. This is a FREE community event!…

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 …

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