The post-conference tour includes bus transportation from Corvallis on Friday, May 17th and travels to Central and Eastern Oregon seed production, and returns to Portland International Airport on Sunday, May 19th . Includes two (2) nights of lodging, and all meals. The tour will include farms visits to see irrigated seed production of carrot seed, Kentucky bluegrass, and other grass seed species grown east of the Cascade Mountains.  There will also be several stops at cultural/historical points of interest.

 

Friday May 17th Post-Conference Tour Day 1
8:00 AM Depart for Central Oregon
11:30 Lunch – Smith Rock State Park
1:00 Madras – Central Oregon seed production and research
5:00 Dinner – Madras
8:00 Lodging – The Dalles
Saturday May 18th Post-Conference Tour Day 2
7:30 AM Depart for La Grande
12:00 Arrive in La Grande – Lunch Blue Mt Seeds
1:00 Grande Ronde Valley – seed production and research
5:00 Depart Grande Ronde Valley
6:00 Dinner and Lodging – Pendleton
Sunday May 19th Post-Conference Tour Day 3
7:30 AM Depart for Multnomah Falls and Portland International Airport
12:00 Arrive Portland International Airport