OSU speakers at Energy Trust Better Living Show

If you’re at the Better Living Show this afternoon in Portland, be sure to check out these seminars from Oregon State faculty and staff:


2:00 pm – Honey Bees and Colony Collapse Disorder, by Oregon State assistant professor Ramesh Sagili.

4:00 pm – Sustainable Forestry, by Oregon State Extension agent Mike Bondi.

5:00 pm – Year-round Vegetable Gardening in the Northwest, by OSU Extension urban horticulturalist Weston Miller.


12:00 pm – Rain Gardens, by Oregon State water resources specialist Robert Emanuel.

12:00 pm – Make Your Kid a Recycling Pro, by Sea Grant’s Cait Goodwin.

2:00 pm – The Carbon Footprint: A New Sustainable Garden, by associate professor of horticulture Linda McMahan.

3:00 pm – Direct Electricity and Hydrogen Generation, by assistant professor of biological and ecological engineering Hong Liu.

3:00 pm – Composting Toilets, by Extension sustainable living director Vivane Simon-Brown.


12:00 pm – Habitat Friendly Water Gardens, by Sea Grant’s Tania Siemens and UC Davis’ Holly Crosson.

1:00 pm – Community Involvement for Watershed Health, by Extension’s Pat Opdyke and Margot Barnett.

1:00 pm – Top Ten Beneficial Garden Insects, by Master Gardener Program coordinator Gail Langellotto.

2:00 pm – Natural Pest Control, by Gail Langellotto.

3:00 pm – Preserving the Goodness of Your Garden/Food Preservation, by Extension’s Jeanne Brandt.

One Response to “OSU speakers at Energy Trust Better Living Show”

  1. Todd Simmons says:

    Better Living show isn’t the only place in PDX you can find Beavers this weekend — check out PGE Park tonight for Game 2 of the first baseball Civil War series in 28 years. Beavs took Game 1 yesterday at the Ducks’ new field, 7-1. Get out those brooms – time for a sweep!