The OWGL Board of Directors, OWC Commissioners, and staff wish you and yours a very
Core Pesticide/Pre-Exam Workshop in The Dalles on January 22, 2014.
Statewide Wheat Marketing Education Series – Hosts Darren Padget and Dan Steiner announced the next wheat marketing meeting will be held via polycom at 8:00 am PDT on December 19th. A full list of participating locations is available here.
All Wheat Producers and industry supporters are invited and encouraged to attend OWGL events. RSVP is not required, but appreciated (except the annual convention). Watch your mailbox and/or inbox for details and RSVP information.
Applications for Conservation Stewardship Program Due Jan. 17
The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is opening the Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP) for new enrollments for federal fiscal year 2014. Starting today through January 17, 2014, producers interested in participating in the program can submit applications to their local NRCS service center. Read more about the Conservative Stewardship Program.
Here is a recap of the 2013 Convention!
The Source – OSU College of Ag Science’s fall newsletter is now available here.
USDA ANNOUNCEMENTS - October 21, 2013
Special Session Success! Bipartisan support and your letters to the state legislators helped pass a very important bill for Oregon agriculture – SB 863 (formerly SB633). Read the report here.
SAIF Ag Safety Seminars – Topics covered include back to basics; fatal hazards; cattle handling; drowsy driving; and Ergonomics; making your work easier/safer; and an Oregon OSHA review. Go here for dates and times of workshops, which are also available in Spanish, and to register.
Oregon Wheat Commission Meeting Minutes Now via Email - request a copy providing your email address: email@example.com Phone: 503-467-2161