OSU sets ‘Living on the Land’ course

The OSU Extension Service Small Farms program and the Linn Soil & Water Conservation District is sponsoring a series of classes to help  landowners manage small-scale livestock farms.

“Living on the Land” will be conducted on four consecutive Thursdays — Oc. 4, 11, 18 and 25 — at ZCBJ Hall 38704 N. Main Street Scio, Ore. All classes will be held from 6-8 p.m.

Tuition is $25 per person for the entire series. Scholarships are available.

Topics include weed management; soil health and water resources; pasture and grazing management; and mud, manure and composting.

For more information and to register, go to the event’s website.