Grant County Chapter

Welcome to Grant’s chapter of Oregon Small Woodlands Association. We have some helpful information below in the tabs. Feel free to contact us with any questions or to learn more!

Contact Info

Chapter President
Bob Parker
541-523-6418
bob.parker@oregonstate.edu

Contact the Baker & Grant County Extension Forester

Baker County Extension Office
2600 East St, Baker City, OR 97814
Telephone: (541) 523-6418
Fax: (541) 523-8225

About Juniper

Do You Need a Market or Juniper?

Here’s a start:

Western Juniper Manufacturers

Check out Western Juniper Manufacturers and look at their helpful links for woodland owners & managers. Get your names on this site by contacting Scott Leavengood. His email is on the page.

You’ll soon see that western juniper is used for far more than fence posts and firewood nowadays. As this page grows, you’ll be able to visit manufacturers of western juniper lumber, rustic furniture, interior doors, cabinetry, log homes, small and large animal bedding, and gifts and novelty items.

While traveling through Mitchell (Grant County) I had the chance to stop and speak with Bruce McAllister of Juniper Twists. He said that roughly 1 in 100 Juniper have the characteristics he’s looking for. He is willing to travel 100 miles to pick up a good specimen. Take a look at his website to see the types of products he makes and if you think you have a tree he would be interested in please contact:

Bruce McAllister
P.O. Box 355, Mitchell, OR 97750
Telephone: (541)462-3232
brucemc@bendnet.com

Widow Creek Ranch

Another useful Juniper resourece for you may be the Widow Creek Ranch. They make juniper lumber, and are located approximately 15 miles west of John Day.

Contact:

Jim Dovenberg
Telephone: (541) 932-4188

Port-Blakely/OSWA Winter 2015 Scholarships Available – up to $1000

In celebration of Port Blakely Tree Farms LP’s 150th anniversary Port Blakely and OSWA are offering college scholarships for up to $1000 to the children and grandchildren of OSWA members who are enrolled in a natural resource college Winter Term 2015. The scholarships are available because of a gift from Port Blake. To apply a […]

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Neighbor to Neighbor Woods Tour: Coos/Curry & Douglas Joint Tour - 08/14/2021 at 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
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ODF Board of Forestry - September 8 - 09/08/2021 at 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
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