Meetings and Events

Upcoming Meetings

  • NEOSWA Annual Meeting:
    • Saturday, May 14th
    • Eccoci Ranch, 52843 Highway 203, Union, OR 97883
    • See Details Below

Upcoming Events


NEOSWA Annual Meeting and Tour
  • When: Saturday, May 14th, 9:00am – 2:30pm
  • Where: Eccoci Ranch, 52843 Highway 203, Union, OR 97883
  • Registration is Required

Register Here:


On Saturday, May 14th we will be holding the first NEOSWA Annual Meeting and Tour at the Valerio Family’s Eccoci Ranch and Tree Farm near Medical Springs. Join us for a day in the woods to hear from speakers, see equipment demonstration, interact with other woodland owners, and enjoy a BBQ lunch. A variety of topics related to small woodland management will be covered, including:

  • Reforestation & Tree Transplanting
  • Management Planning
  • Silviculture & Density Management
  • Small Woodland Operations
  • Fuels Reduction
  • Mastication
  • Forest Health
  • And More!

This tour will be outdoors, rain or shine, and will require moderate walking/hiking. Please dress accordingly. Admission and lunch are FREE, but be sure to register. We look forward to seeing you there!

OSWA Events

2022 Oregon Family Forest Convention
  • When: June 23-25, 2022
  • Where: Benton County Fairgrounds, Corvallis, OR

Save the date for the 2022 Oregon Family Forest Convention, a joint meeting between OSWA and the Oregon Tree Farm System. Program will feature educational sessions, meetings, awards, social activities, and tours. Tours will be hosted by Oregon Tree Farmer of the Year Ed Easterling at the Crestmont Family Farm. More details coming soon

Other Events

2022 Starker Lecture Series: “Women as Change Agents in Forestry”
  • Capstone Workshop – Women of Forestry
    • Tuesday, May 10, 2022 from 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    • A series of panels hosted by women in the forest and wood products industry

The 2022 Starker Lecture Series can be attended in-person in Corvallis, OR, or viewed virtually online. Registration is required.

More Information and Registration: 2022 Starker Lecture Series

About the Series: The Starker Lecture Series takes inspiration from the Starker Family’s history of leadership in supporting sound forestry and vibrant communities through scientifically grounded education and positive, sustained action. An emphasis on issues and opportunities in the active management of forest resources, through lectures, in depth discussions, and field based events, will further honor the unique and exceptional example provided by the Starker Family.

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