CoF News

OSU raises more than half a million pounds of food in annual drive

The College of Forestry has consistently raised the most in donations for the OSU Food Drive, and did so again this year. (more)

GMOs: A threat or safety net?

"Almost all of our food is pretty much controlled by big corporations," said Steven Strauss, an agricultural biotechnology scientist and Oregon State University professor who is on Gov. John Kitzhaber's task force on GMOs.(more)

Philomath High School shows off forestry studies

John Burnett, an OSU forestry graduate student who is researching using unmanned aerial vehicles to survey timber lands, gave one of the event’s presentations. He said he believes the devices will be the center of a new service industry for timber companies in the next few years.(more)

Event Calendar


Development and Characterization of Wood Fiber Reinforced Polymers

Speaker: Logan M. Bernart, M.S. Student, Department of Wood Science & Engineering Abstract: http://tinyurl.com/lbtf8qk…

Columbia Forest Products

Representatives from Columbia Forest Products will be on campus to conduct interviews in Career Services,  College of Forestry and College of Business majors.  Application deadline April 10th. …

Starker Lecture Series- Working Forests Across the Landscape

  “Boundaries: Fires don’t understand them,” a private forest landowner once exclaimed about the need to restore forest conditions on both side of the fence…

Tree School

Tree School EAST will be on Saturday, April 26, 2014 at Baker High School in Baker City.  Tree School will feature 24 great classes this year on everything…

Outdoor Business Workshop

Presentations are held indoors and in the field. Enterprise revenue potential Liability and legal considerations Marketing your business Business management Outdoor recreational…