• October 21, 2017 –  9:00 am to 1:00

Temporary Electric Fence Building Workshop -  Learn how to build temporary electric fences for livestock control and management of pastures. Field location TBA. Cost is $30 one/$45 for 2 from the same farm. Register online:  or call 541.776-7371

  • October 26, 2017 – 11:30 am to 12:30 pm

A free webinar entitled How and When to Go Live on Social Channels will be offered by U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance. The webinar will examine the various social channels with live features and go through “when and how to go live” on each. To register visit Registration page

  • October 28, 2017  – NEW Time & Place for MAKE IT WITH WOOL

Oregon’s 2017 Make It With Wool Contest will be held in The Dalles, OR on Saturday, October 28, 2017, in conjunction with the Columbia Gorge Fiber Festival. Entry deadline is Sept. 23, 2017. Contact Oregon Director, Chandra Worman at or visit

  • October 30, 2017

Pipestone Sheep program is offering a webinar: Feeding for the Third Trimester. Speakers are Dr. G.F. Kennedy, Dr. Jay Bobb and Dr. Larry Goelz. The fee is $20. To register:  Pipevet Webinar

  • November 6, 2017 – 8:30 am to 5 pm

Low-Stress Livestock Handling Seminar offered by Jackson County Extension in Central Point at USDA Service Center. Instructor: Dr. Lynn Locatelli, DVM. Cost: $115 per person. Register online:   or call 541-776-7371.

  • Nov. 30 – Dec. 2, 2017

2017 OSGA/ OFGC Joint Meeting will be held in Springfield, OR at the Holiday Inn (Eugene/Springfield). Featured presenters include Dave Pratt, Walt Davis (by video), Cody Hiemke (by video) Rusty Burgett, NSIP Director, Dr. Joe Snyder, DVM, Martin R. Dally, And MORE! Review the agenda and register at

To book your room at The Holiday Inn/Springfield-Eugene – Call  541-284-0707 or book online.