We serve nearly 500,000 acres of irrigated agriculture in Oregon and Washington's Columbia Basin. The center concentrates on discovery and implementation of agricultural and horticultural opportunities and provides solutions to production restraints. Research at HAREC emphasizes identification of new crops or and production practices, plant breeding and varietal evaluation including nutritional contents, integrated pest management of insects and insect transmitted diseases, plant disease control and environmental issues. In addition, an emphasis on stream ecology investigates aspects related to salmon. More about HAREC

Research and Extension faculty, staff, and trained volunteers work alongside local partners to provide educational workshops, activities, and services tailored to the unique industries, natural resources, and people in our communities.

Oregon State University's land grant mission drives us to conduct research and share research-based education to improve economic vitality and promote personal and environmental health.

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Dr. Silvia Rondon

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Dr. Silvia Rondon named Interim Director of HAREC

The College of Agricultural Sciences at Oregon State University has appointed Dr. Silvia Rondon as the interim director of the ...

Dr. Silvia Rondon

Dr. Silvia Rondon named Interim Director of HAREC

The College of Agricultural Sciences at Oregon State University has appointed Dr. Silvia Rondon as the interim director of the ...

HAREC Events

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Grass Seed Field Day

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May 18, 2022

Wed, May 18, 2022 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

HAREC's Annual Grass Seed Field Day

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Wheat Field Day

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Jun 13, 2022

Mon, Jun 13, 2022 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

HAREC's Annual Wheat Field Day

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Potato Field Day

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Jun 22, 2022

Wed, Jun 22, 2022 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

HAREC's Annual Potato Field Day

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