Sept. 12 — Organic Homebrewing and Cider Making 101, Center for Local Food and Sustainable Living, Woodinville. 206-498-9731 or 21acres.org
Sept. 15 — Farm Animal Welfare Symposium, WSU campus, Pullman. 360-482-3485 or
Sept. 17 – Nov. 19 — WSU Livestock Advisor Training Course, WSU Snohomish County Extension, Everett. 360-428-4270 ext. 240 or skagit.wsu.edu/Agriculture/volunteer.htm
Sept. 17-18 — Introductory Precision Tree Felling Training, Wild Thyme Farm, Oakville. 360-316-9317.
Sept. 19-20 — Advanced Precision Tree Felling Training, Wild Thyme Farm, Oakville. 360-316-9317.
Sept. 19 — Sustainable Small Acreage Farming and Ranching, Norm Dicks Government Building, Bremerton. 360-337-7026 or www.kitsap.wsu.edu
Sept. 21 — A Day in the Woods Cutting with Ken, Wild Thyme Farm, Oakville. 360-316-9317.
Sept. 26 — Beginning Beekeeping, WSU Lewis County Extension, Chehalis. 360-740-1214.
Sept. 28-29 — Inland Northwest Small Farmers Conference, Spokane Interstate Fair and Expo Center, Spokane. 509-477-2173 or spokane-county.wsu.edu
Oct. 23 — WSDA Value-added Workshop Series, Spokane. 360-656-5063 or www.agr.wa.gov
Oct. 24 — WSDA Value-added Workshop Series, Wenatchee. 360-656-5063 or www.agr.wa.gov
To submit your ag-related news or events please e-mail me: Jim.Honeyford@leg.wa.gov. If you know someone who wants to receive the Ag Alert!, please have them phone my Olympia office at 1(800) 562-6000 or (360) 786-7684 and provide their e-mail and residential address. Thank you!