Whatcom Farm Speaker Series

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New for 2018! Attend a Farm Speaker Series workshop to qualify for a $200 rebate towards barn gutters or heavy use area footing.  Request a free soil test or submit soil test results to qualify for our manure spreader loan program!


Every Third Thursday Of The Month

Whatcom Pastured Poultry
Thursday January 17, 2019 6-8pm  County Civic Center, Bellingham

 Manure Nutrient Management Training
Thursday January 17, 2019 10am-2pm NW Washington Fairgrounds

Conservation Practices for Whatcom County Pig Farms
Thursday February 21, 2019  6-8pm  Ten Mile Grange, Lynden

Annual Small Farm EXPO
Saturday March 9th, 2019 9am-2pm  NW Washington Fairgrounds

Composting on Your Farm; Nutrient Cycling for Fun and Profit
Thursday April 18, 2019 6-8 pm TBD

Pastured Sheep Farming in Whatcom County
Thursday May 17, 2019 6-8 pm  RSVP for workshop location


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Previous Years Speaker Talks - Videos

Miss a talk? Below are links to videos of the past Speaker Series talks. Click on the title to access the video and link to slides. You can also find additional videos by visiting our You Tube Channel.


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Talks from the Small Farm Expo 2018

A Different Kind of Prep Time for Farm Disaster Preparedness

Agriculture Drainage Maintenance in Whatcom County

Best Practices for Small Scale and Urban Poultry

Customizing Fall Manure Applications for Your Soil Types

Forage Production and Management

Happy Healthy Horses

Increasing Crop Diversity and Production

Interpreting Your Soil Test for Better Crop Production

Irrigation Water Management

Land Management for Productive Berries

Local Nutrient and Water Quality Research

Principles of Producing High Quality Grass Forage 

Troubleshooting for Manure Storage Structures   

Winterize Your Farm


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