Lucky You! The Hotel deadline has been extended to Monday, February 2nd.
Central Oregon Wheat Growers Workshop - February 4th, 3:30 pm, Central Oregon Farm Fair; 5:30 social/dinner at Erickson Air Museum- RSVP deadline Jan 30!!
OWGL Board of Directors Meeting (prior to Grower Seminar for Wheat Day at the Capitol) – February 12, Salem Conference Center
“Wheat Day at the Capitol”, Grower Seminar, & Oregon’s Birthday Celebration. -February 12, 13, Salem – Call 541-276-7330 to RSVP!
Union/Baker Counties wheat growers/grass seed growers annual meeting – OSU Extension, La Grande, 8:00 am – 3:00 pm – breakfast, lunch provided.
Oregon Wheat Commission Research Review- February 19, OSU La Salls Steward Center, Corvallis
Oregon Wheat Commission Meeting- February 20, OSU La Salls Steward Center, Corvallis
Farm Bill Seminar with Art Barnaby, The Dalles – February 23, hosted by Mid Columbia Producers, with partial lunch sponsorship by OWGL
Family Farm Success Seminar- Austin Family Business Program – March 11, 2015
All Wheat Producers and industry supporters are invited and encouraged to attend OWGL events. RSVP is appreciated, but not required (except the annual convention). Watch your mailbox and/or inbox for details and RSVP information.
Women in Agriculture Conference scheduled in Oregon, Washington, Idaho and Alaska.
Snake River Dredging Scheduled to Begin – PNWA release 1/6/15
State agencies clarify response to pesticide incidents - ODA press release, 1/12/15
**NEW!** Oregon Wheat magazine will have a new look and feel beginning with the February issue! Advertisers: Contact our new ad sales rep, Kim Morgan, at firstname.lastname@example.org to expand your message to all Oregon wheat producers and beyond in future issues.
Reminder! If you contributed to the Oregon WheatPAC by December 31st, you qualify for the Oregon tax credit of up to $100 afforded on your 2014 tax return. Contact your tax preparer for more information.
Monsanto Wheat Litigation Settlement Announced - Monsanto reached a settlement with soft white wheat farmers in the PNW. Click here for information and to file your claim if you sold SWW between May 30 and November 30, 2013.
OWGL Members! Your member benefit on SAIF policies renewing July 1, 2014 through June 30, 2015 increases to 8%! Contact your SAIF Representative for details. Must carry a membership with OWGL in good standing to qualify and keep this discount.