Vegetables & Specialty Seed Crops

Areas of focus

  • Fresh market vegetables
  • Processed vegetables
  • Vegetable seed crops

Upcoming Events

Pacific Northwest Vegetable Association Conference & Trade Show, November 12 - 13, 2014, Three Rivers Convention Center, Kennewick, WA- For complete information, please visit PNVA website.

2015 North Willamette Horticulture Society Meeting-The Organic Crops Section will be on January 13th, the Vegetable Section will be on January 14th. Please visit the ">NWHS website for details.

OSU Small Farms Conference-Oregon State University Campus in Corvallis at the LaSells Stewart Center and CH2M Hill Alumni Center Saturday, February 28, 2015. Visit the OSU Small Farms website for more information as it becomes available.


Program Contacts

Chip Bubl -Extension Agent

Cell:503-841-2200   Office:503-397-3462 or  Email

Specialty Areas

  • Fresh market veg and seed crops
  • Diagnostics/IPM
  • Crop economics and marketing
  • Post-harvest concerns
  • Regulatory issues

Nick Andrews -Extension Agent

Cell:503-913-9410   Office:971-801-0391  or  Email

Specialty Areas

  • Soil fertility, cover crops and organic fertilizers
  • Diagnostics and IPM
  • Degree-day modeling
  • Vegetable variety trials

Ed Peachey -Extension Agent

Cell:541-740-6712  or  Email

Specialty Areas

  • Processed vegetables and vegetable seed crops
  • Weed Management
  • IPM
  • Soil fertility
  • Diagnostics

Current projects


  • OSU Vegetable Cropping Systems Program
    Works to support the economic and environmental sustainability of Oregon's vegetable farmers and farms through its research and outreach programs. Oregon Vegetables' mission is to aggregate and make searchable the best available resources relevant to commercial vegetable farmers and ag professionals in Oregon.

Past Event Materials