Farm Status

Spring Update: Beavercreek Farm Status

It’s springtime at the Beavercreek Farm.  Plants and creatures are stirring again after a long winter rest. Conservation Resource Center status We previously reported that a conditional use permit has been approved by Clackamas County for the new office/meeting/education facility we call the Conservation Resource Center, or CRC. Viewed from Beavercreek […]

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2017 Barn Repairs Completed

Owning an old barn – one that was built in the first decade of the 1900s – brings special challenges in the form of maintenance and repairs.  When Clackamas Soil and Water Conservation District purchased the farm property in 2013, we expected to find some deterioration in the barn.  The […]

Farm Status

Update on Barn Repairs

We last reported on the barn repairs two-and-a-half months ago.  It’s time for an update! Progress to date Tremendous progress has been made to the southwest corner of the barn.  This is the corner that receives the brunt of stormy winter weather. The building was twisted and no longer vertical […]