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Ag Alert! Calendar for September/October

CalendarSEPTEMBER

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
cm.wsu.edu/farmanimalwelfare

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

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Farm interests keen on new online crop locator

WSDA LogoFinding data on some 300 commercially grown crops in the Evergreen State often means contacting multiple state, federal and industry sources. However Washington State Department of Agriculture’s new website tool consolidates different data sets to make crop location information more accessible to farmers, agencies, agricultural groups, and the public. Continue reading