OSU Extension Benton County
Free soil pH testing at Master Gardener office where folks can drop off samples. Master Gardener volunteers can also help with soil test interpretation and fertility recommendations.
Corvallis Sustainability Coalition
The Coalition Food Action Team Garden Resource Guide is an excellent resource for residents who are interested in growing their own food. New additions are published annually.
Corvallis Evening Garden Club
The Evening Garden Club offers fantastic opportunities to hear from key-note speakers who share their gardening secrets. Lectures are open to non-members for $5 donation.
Neighborhood Planters’ Kiosk Blog
Helping to build thriving communities through garden information. This is the place to find out about important garden events in our community and season appropriate tips for your garden.
Linn-Benton Beekeeper’s Association
Offers presentations by experts and local beekeepers on seasonally-appropriate topics. If you find a swarm, please see their website for a list of beekeepers who can remove it.
Oregon Master Beekeeper Program
Great resource for access to series of classes, readings and hands-on sessions offered at both Apprentice (beginner) and Journey (advanced) levels.
The OregonFlora Project offers wonderful information on native flora. Utilize their extensive Rare Plant Guide to learn more about our rare, threatened, and endangered vascular plants.
Benton Soil & Water Conservation District – Native Plant Program
BSWCD offers great information on native plants. Check out their Native Plant Database to find out more on our beloved native plants.