WASHINGTON – The original idea to start a seed library came from another Master Gardener, Diana Pieti and in 2014, Yakima Master Gardeners and the North Yakima Conservation District partnered to provide land, water, and start-up funds for a vegetable garden of open pollinated and heirloom varieties…
WASHINGTON – A half day gardening workshop will be held in Moses Lake on Saturday, April 21 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Columbia Basin Technical Skills Center, 900 E. Yonezawa Blvd.
CALIFORNIA – In 2017, the Inland Empire Resource Conservation District (IERCD) located in Southern California was awarded funding through the National Association of Conservation Districts’ (NACD) Urban Agriculture Conservation (UAC) Initiative to develop a community supported agriculture (CSA) program. Source: California District Brings Fresh Veggies to Low-Income Communities […]
OREGON – For two years, the Benton Soil and Water Conservation District has distributed mason bee nesting boxes to local landowners in order to increase the population of this native species and boost crop yields.
WASHINGTON – Several farmers, businesses and the district manager were honored April 12 in Mukilteo, Wash., at the Snohomish Conservation District’s Better Ground Showcase.
CALIFORNIA – The 10th annual Trinity County Plant and Seed Exchange promises an afternoon of enjoyment for gardeners of all ages and abilities.
CALIFORNIA – The Riverside-Corona Resource Conservation District will provide information on sustainability of natural resources, reducing human impacts on wildlife habitat, and removing invasive species and restoring native species to natural landscapes.
CALIFORNIA – Pity poor, beleaguered Mother Earth.But Saturday organizers of Earth Day, this year themed “End Plastic Pollution,” hope Solano County residents will take action instead on Saturday to stop trash and marine debris…