Friday, September 18, 2009

updates

Layer feed milled by two local farms! Buxton's Layer Pellets landed today.  And Q Bar's Local Layer Mash is on the way.  Both non-gmo, no soy and sourcing as locally as possible.  Small Farmers Journal - new issues for sale here.  Edible Portland and In Good Tilth also in.  White House Farmer's Market in the works.  Teaching Soils & Fertilizer section and helping Sarah Rose Brown with the Cover Crop class for OSU and Oregon Tilth's Organic Gardening Certification Program this Saturday.  75 students and a waiting list - contact them now to sign up for next year.  Improving Soils and Cover Crops - many links!  OSU Small Farms Function & Selection of Cover Crops by Melissa Fery. They are also working on a Cover Crop Calculator.  Two new farm composts: MarWest Compost from Scio, certified organic and Valley Gold Compost: Sheep & Steer from Wahl Family Livestock in Lebanon - in stock.  Events and workshops added to the Calendar link above!  Over 80 lbs of dead batteries have been brought in, please keep 'em comin'...