The Needle; current news for Willamette Valley woodland owner/managers
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The Needle is the OSU Extension electronic announcements to help keep you informed about local workshops, tours, and other happenings for woodland landowners/managers in Benton, Linn and Polk Counties. 
OSU College of Forestry Starker Lecture Series 2023
Forestry has a long history of innovation amidst changing physical, social and economic conditions. This year’s lecturers will look at some historical changes, as well as new innovations in technologies and collaborative work.
All events require pre-registration.
Please visit the Starker Lecture Series website  for details and registration.
Lectures are free and open to the public and will be live streamed.
Opening Lecture Date: Jan 25, 2023
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: La Sells Stewart Center
Speaker: Bill Robbins
Topic: Sixty Years of Forestry: A Retrospective on the Douglas-fir Region
Tree School Clackamas - Registration Opens
Join us for the return of Tree School at the Clackamas Community College, featuring a diverse array of educational topics to address the goals and challenges facing local forest landowners. New classes include Owls of the Pacific Northwest, Exploring Climate Smarter Forestry in Oregon, Emerald Ash Borer: A Threat to Oregon’s Ash Trees, and more

Tree School Catalogs will be mailed and available online mid-January and registration will open February 7, 2023 at 10:00am  
More information, catalog, and link to register at:

Tree School Date: March 25, 8:00am – 5:00pm 
Location: Clackamas Community College, 19600 Molalla Ave, Oregon City
Cost: Clackamas County residents: $65, non-residents $85  
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OSU Extension Benton County Forestry
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OSU Extension Benton County
4077 Research Way
Corvallis OR 97333

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