The Campaign

With your help, we will build an endowment that permanently funds the Small Farms Program and all it does for you. Private donations – small and big – send a message that these big goals matter, now and in the future.

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Since 1997, the OSU Small Farms Program has partnered with you to strengthen small farms and sustainable farming systems in Oregon. Our flagship programs include: Donate to the Center

  • Women’s farming networks
  • Organic farming research
  • Farmers’ market research
  • Small-scale meat and poultry production and processing
  • Annual Small Farms Conference
  • Oregon Small Farm News

Together, we are changing Oregon. With your help, we will make the Small Farms Program permanent – with you for the long haul.

Center for Small Farms and Community Food Systems was created to bring you more of what we do best:

  • More Small Farms Program extension faculty and programs around Oregon
  • New initiatives to help you navigate evolving markets and policy
  • New research collaborations including: breeding varieties for organic production and protected seed sources
  • Credit and non-credit courses that connect individuals to real sustainable food and farming systems
  • Dedicated funding to protect the Small Farms Program from state budget fluxuation