Free Agricultural Chemical and Container Collection Event for Large and Small Farms or Farm Contractors in Southern Oregon. Agricultural and commercial pesticide users from Jackson and Josephine Counties can register* to bring unwanted agricultural chemicals in for proper disposal. March 4, … Continue reading


Did you know that high levels of nitrate have been found in well water in the Rogue Valley? Nitrate above the EPA drinking water standard of 10 milligrams per liter can cause Blue Baby Syndrome, and be hazardous for pregnant … Continue reading


It’s official, Southern Oregon is entering its fourth-straight drought year.  This summer has brought record breaking temperatures, and while we have had near-normal precipitation over the winter we had record low snowpack.  This is a big deal for our streams … Continue reading


See our Manure Exchange Page for local landowners that have free manure available. Also available is a step-by-step guide on Composting Livestock Manure if you have a little more than you can handle! Managing your manure is just one of … Continue reading


It’s that time of year again, when welcome rain can bring unwelcome mud and manure problems.  Download the “Managing Mud and Manure Fact Sheet” from our Managing Manure page to find out how you can protect your animals and your … Continue reading


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