Monday, March 20, 2000

CALENDAR

2011 Calendar = awesome events posted here weekly! Send us events for consideration, thank you!

APRIL 2011
4/7/11 - Organic Vegetable Gardening, at Naomi's, Portland
4/9/11 - Rain Gardens - Learn & Build, Oregon City, Free - call 503-210-6008
4/10/11 - 4-H Meeting in Alpenrose, contact Robin Hart 503-245-3454
4/12/11 - InFARMation - by Friends of Family Farmers at Holocene, Portland
4/16/11 - Chickens! Northwest National Spring Show by the Pacific Northwest Poultry Association, Skamania County Fairgrounds, Stevenson, WA
4/16/11 - Earth Day Celebration at the Learning Gardens Lab at Green Thumb, 11am - 1pm - 6801 SE 60th Ave., Portland
4/16/11 - Rain Water Harvesting Larger Systems, Oregon City, Free - call 503-210-6008
4/23/11 - Spring Poultry Swap / Sale, Canby Community Park, Canby, OR, Free 11 - 4pm
4/27/11 - Hens 201: Advanced Chickenry, at Naomi's, Portland

MAY 2011
5/5/11 - Rain Water Harvesting & Rain Gardens, Gladstone, Free - call 503-210-6008
5/10/11 - InFARMation - by Friends of Family Farmers at Holocene, Portland
5/19/11 - Rain Water Harvesting & Rain Gardens, Damascus, Free - call 503-210-6008
5/28/11 - Chicken Coop Design & Building, at Naomi's, Portland

JUNE 2011
6/2/11 - Rain Water Harvesting & Rain Gardens, West Linn, Free - call 503-210-6008
6/8/11 - InFARMation - by Friends of Family Farmers at Holocene, Portland
6/26/11 - Edible Flowers Workshop, taught by Naomi at Portland Nursery 1 - 2pm
6/29/11 - Hens 101: the Basics of a Backyard Flock, at Naomi's, Portland, register through PCC

JULY 2011
7/12/11 - InFARMation - by Friends of Family Farmers at Holocene, Portland
Possible Hen Workshop in Tualitin by Naomi

AUGUST 2011
8/9/11 - InFARMation - by Friends of Family Farmers at Holocene, Portland

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PAST 2011 EVENTS

MARCH 2011
3/2/11 - Goats 101: the Basics of a Backyard Herd, at Naomi's, Portland
3/2/11 - Portland Plan Fair, Hosford Middle School, 6 - 9pm
3/8/11 - InFARMation: Coops & Consumer Action - by Friends of Family Farmers at Holocene, Portland
3/9/11 - Bee Workshop by Bee Thinking at Naomi's
3/9/11 - Urban Farm Collective Info Session, Tin Shed Garden Cafe 7pm
3/10/11 - Hens 101: the Basics of a Backyard Flock, at Naomi's, Portland
3/12 & 13/11 - Sideyard Farm's Work Party!, NE Portland, 10 - 4pm
3/14 - 16/11 - Processing of Specialty Fruit & Vegetable Short Course, Corvallis, OR
3/14 &21/11 - Agricultural Composting Resource and Education (ACRE) 2-Day Workshop, Aurora, OR
3/15/11 - Family Farmer & Rancher Day in Salem, 9 - 4pm at the Capitol Bldg in Salem
3/16/11 - Mixed Flocks: Hens, Ducks, Goats and Rabbits, at Naomi's, Portland
3/23/11 - Bee Workshop by Bee Thinking, at Naomi's, Portland
3/26/11 - Rotational Grazing, 11 - 2pm, East Winds Farm, Troutdale, OR, $40 / $50 per 2 - RSVP required + more info, contact Nita farmclass (@) hotmail (.) com
3/26 & 27/11 - La Esperanza Farm Work Party, Forest Grove, OR - RSVP required + more info, contact Jesse Nichols jnichols (@) adelantemujeres (.) org
3/27/11 - Biodynamic Open House at Ruby and Amber's Farm with Wali Via, Free, 9:00 – 4:00, bring brown bag lunch, Dorena, OR

FEBRUARY 2011
2/8/11 - InFARMation: Oregon Legislation 2011 - by Friends of Family Farmers at Holocene, Portland
2/16/11 - Hens 101: the Basics of a Backyard Flock, at Naomi's, Portland
2/20/11 - Seed Saving & Permaculture Slideshow, at Naomi's, Portland
2/25/11 - Compost and Water Quality: Farmer Focus Mtg, Corvallis, OR RSVP kristin.pool@oregonstate.edu
2/26/11 - 2011 OSU Small Farms Conference - Corvallis, OR
2/26/11 -
Gaining Freedom: The Government, The Grocery Store & The Gas Station, Free 10 - 1pm, potluck to follow, 4510 NE Going St RSVP "Norris Thomlinson" <norristh@gmail.com>

PAST 2010 EVENTS


3/13/10 - Organic Soils & Compost by Naomi for METRO 12 - 1pm
FREE, register online! - at Naomi's Organic Farm Supply
3/12 - 14/10 - Farm Work Party at The Side Yard Farm - Cully, NE PDX
03/09/10 - InFARMation: Farmer Anne Berblinger of Gales Meadow Farm on Plant & Seed Diversity -
Roots Organic Brewery, Portland
3/8/10 - Farmer-Chef Connection - Clackamas Community College
3/6/10 - HOS Fruit Propagation Fair a.k.a. Scion Exchange - Washington County Fairplex
02/27/10 - OSU Small Farms Conference - Corvallis
02/25/10 - Righteous Porkchop Book talk with author Nicolette Hahn Niman - Roots Organic Brewery, Portland 6:30 - 8:30pm
02/20/10 - Grow Portland Fruit Tree Sale & Workshops at Naomi's - 12 - 4:30pm
2/20/10 - Fruit Tree Grafting with Karen Tillou - Clackamas Community College - see pg 2
01/25 - 29/10 - Organic Land Care Accredation Training - Oregon Tilth, Clackamas
12/8/09 -
InFARMation (and Beer!): Put your time where your "mouth" is! - Roots Brewery
11/28/09 - Saturday Holiday Hoopla at Naomi's - Drink hot tea and visit, from 10-4pm this Saturday. Afterwards we'll walk the property to celebrate the lively people, worms, bees, hens, goats and plants that will be growing here. (a pie party is up our sleeves for later in the month when your tummies are hungry again...)
11/19/09 - OPEN at our new shop -2500 SE Tacoma St, Portland, OR 97202 !
10/24/09 - ACS: American Center for Sustainability - Abundant Harvest Celebration! - The East-burn Tap, Portland - organic Roots beer, Cow Paddy Stompers & TAPWATER!
10/18/09 - Beans, Grains & Edible Seeds: Homestead Scale - Harry MacCormack at Nana Cardoon, Forest Grove
10/17/09 - Apple Festival & Tasting of over 200 kinds of Apples! - Friendly Haven Farm - Battle Ground, WA
10/10 - 11/09 - Home Orchard Society: All About Fruit Show - Washington County Fairplex
09/29/09 - Ecoroofs Everywhere Social - Rocket Rooftop Garden, Portland
09/28/09 - Urban Farming/Intro to Permaculture - Portland - Contact Connie Van Dyke tabortilth(at)gmail.com
09/25 - 27/09 - 2009 Oregon Flock and Fiber Festival - Clackamas County Fairgrounds - Canby, OR
09/19/09 - Portland VegFest - Oregon Convention Center
09/19/09 - Urban Goat Keeping at Pistils Nursery
09/17/09 - Fall Soil Building - Oregon Tilth at Luscher Farm
09/14 - 20/09 - Organically Grown in Oregon Week
09/12 - 11/21/09 - OGCP - Organic Gardening Certification Program - Portland
09/11 - 13/09 - Muddy Boot Organic Festival - Portland
09/12/09 - Zenger Farm's 10th Anniversary Dinner and Film - Portland
09/12/09 - Benefit Feast for SE Portland Urban Farmer Seedbank Project - Sellwood
09/11/09 - Beetle Banks, Beneficial Insects and Native Pollinators - at Dancing Roots Farm,
08/15/09 - 09/19/09 - Organic Gardening: Fall 2009 Series at Zenger Farm
08/01 or 08/09/09 - Organic Training for Food Distributors, providers or retailers - Oregon Tilth
08/01/09 - Naomi at Beaverton Saturday Farmer's Market
07/25/09 - TOUR de COOPS ! - Portland, by Growing Gardens
07/21 & 22 - Cracked Pots - Portland at Edgefield
07/18/09 - Farm Labor Camp Tour - Woodburn, led by FDHC
06/23/09 - FOOD, Inc. screening at Cinema 21 - Slow Food Portland Benefit / Livingscape
06/14/09 - Tour de Goats - Portland, by Emily Gowen & led by Gregg Lavender
04/08/09 - 05/20/09 - Central Oregon: Growing Farms Workshop Series - Redmond
03/31/09 - 05/05/09 - South Willamette: Valley Growing Farms Workshop Series - Corvallis
03/22/09 - Urban Goat Keeping at Pistils Nursery
01/21/09 - 03/11/09 - North Willamette Valley: Growing Farms Workshop Series - Aurora
01/21/09 - 03/11/09 - Southern Oregon: Growing Farms Workshop Series - Grants Pass


ONGOING WORKSHOPS:
Organic Education Center
Growing Gardens
Zenger Farm
Urban Growth Bounty
Tabor Tilth
Pistils Nursery