Farm Workshops

  1. October 10

    Calendula Farm Work Party and Farm Share #2 Calendula Farm is piloting a farm work party program this fall, inviting volunteers to come help out on the farm and in exchange, receive a farm share package of seasonally available goods produced on the farm. Three dates available: September 12, October 10, and November 7, from 10:00am – 2:00pm. Visit our online calendar of events to sign up: www.piercecd.org/calendar.aspx.
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  2. October 22

    Horse Farm Tour Visit a property that is far from the typical 5-acre horse farm. Through intensive management of all aspects of the farm, the property owners are able to provide more grass than their four horses could ever consume in any given grazing season. You will see winter mud-free paddocks with a drainage and sump pump system installed to fight an unfavorable slope, manure storage and composting structures that produce nutrient amendments for the pastures, and a rotational grazing system to …
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  3. October 28

    Agriculture Roundtable Breakfast Club Each month, the AgCOI coordinator, the WSU Extension Pierce County Director and the Pierce County Ag Program Manager will be having breakfast in the delicious Tim's Kitchen. If you are an existing farmer, or even just following an interest, join us over a cup of coffee to talk about any specific issues that you would like help to resolve on your farm. We may not be able to solve the problem here, but you will have our undivided attention, and we can work together as a team to come up with a pl…
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