Small Farms

Metro Area Small Farms Program

View the video on the bottom right of this page to learn what we do as the Small Farms Program.

Upcoming Events

North Willamette Horticulture Society Meetings January 10-12, 2017

Unlocking the Secrets to Soil Health Success in Organic Systems January 17, 2017

GROWING FARMS - Successful Whole Farm Management Hybrid Course February-March 2017

On-farm Food Safety Training for Oregon Produce Farmers February 2017

Oregon State University Small Farms Conference February 19, 2017

 


Event Details

 

North Willamette Horticulture Society Meetings January 10-12, 2017

January 10-12 2017 in Canby, OR

Organic Day: January 10, 2017

Visit the NWHS website for program details and registration information.

Unlocking the Secrets to Soil Health Success in Organic Systems

January 17, 2017 8 am-12:30 pm

Workshop is free

RSVP to ben@tilth.org or call 503-580-4767

North Willamette Research and Extension Center
15210 NE Miley Rd, Aurora, Or

GROWING FARMS - Successful Whole Farm Management Hybrid Course

Tuesdays, February 7, 21 and March 7 from 6:00 to 8:30 pm

Saturday, March 4 Full Day Farm Tours at the OSU Extension Service Education Center in Washington County (1815 NW 169th Place, Building 1, Suite 1000 Beaverton, OR 97006)

Registration fee: $295 (need-based scholarships available)

Hybrid Online and Face-to-Face Course for Beginning Farmers teaches those new to farming how to plan and manage a farm, while giving them tools to produce and market farmed and raised goods. The course also encourages interaction and community building among participants, helping build a professional network among small farmers and ranchers.

View this video to learn more about the new Growing Farms Hybrid Course

On-farm food safety training for Oregon produce farmers

Workshop #1 is designed for mid-scale produce farmers

Workshop #2 is designed for small-scale, diversified produce farmers

2017 Oregon State University Small Farms Conference February 18, 2017 Corvallis, OR

Past Events

Small Farm School

Thursday, September 15, 2016

Sharpening tools with a grinder at Small Farm School

Small Farm School is a full day event with hands on and classroom workshops for beginning farmer and small acreage rural landowners. 

Resources

Program Contacts