Monday, March 20, 2000

WORKSHOPS

We are creating our workshop schedule for Spring 2012
Classes taught by Naomi Montacre will include:

3/1/12 - Beginning Hen Keeping 101
3/8/12 - Goat Keeping in the City
4/12/12 - Mixed Flocks: Ducks, Hens, Goats, Rabbits, Worms, Bees, oh my!
4/26/12 - Advanced Chickenry 201
 
Composting
Worms / Vermicomposting
Organic Gardening and Raised Beds
Permaculture for Renters and Land Owners
Organic Soil Amendments, Fertilizer and Cover Crops for Farmers & Gardeners!
Email us your suggestions!

Naomi is also available for consultations, teaching and speaking with your garden club or group.

PAST Workshops 2011:

MAY 2011

5/1/11 - Love Your Dirt: Soil Amendments, Fertilizer & Cover Crops - taught by Naomi atRevolution Gardens, Manzanita, OR. Beautiful permaculture farm on the coast. Register by emailing Ginger info (@) revolutiongardens (.) com - more information on their website soon.

5/28/11 - Chicken Coop Design & Building - Saturday 10 - 4pm - Here, taught by Growing Gardens, all workshop proceeds benefit Growing Gardens + Register in advance through Growing Gardens, $50

APRIL 2011

4/7/11 - Gardens of eatin': basic vegetable gardening - Thurs, 6:30 - 7:30pm - Here, taught by Lora Price, for the METRO Natural Gardening program and OSU Extension. FREE, but please Register in Advance by phone, email or at the shop, as space is limited to 30.

4/21/11 - Hens 101: the Basics of a Backyard Flock - Thurs, 6:30 - 8:30pm - Here, taught by Naomi + Register in advance online through the City of Portland's Urban Growth Bounty Series - Just added! Look for the April 21st date to register

4/27/11 - Hens 201: Advanced Chickenry - Wed, 6:30 - 8:30pm - Here, taught by Naomi + Register in advance online through the City of Portland's Urban Growth Bounty Series, $15

MARCH 2011

3/2/11 - Goats 101: the Basics of a Backyard Herd - Wed, 6:30 - 8:30pm- Here, taught by Naomi + Register in advance online through the City of Portland's Urban Growth Bounty Series, $15

3/9/11 - Bee Workshop on Top Bar and Warre Hives by Bee Thinking - Wed, 6:30 - 8:30pm - Here, taught by Matt Reed + Register in advance and find more info by clicking on the link to their website, $25 in advance or $30 day of - Sold Out!

3/10/11 - Hens 101: the Basics of a Backyard Flock - Thurs, 6:30 - 8:30pm - Here, taught by Naomi + Register in advance online through the City of Portland's Urban Growth Bounty Series - Sold Out!

3/16/11 - Mixed Flocks: Hens, Ducks, Goats and Rabbits - Wed, 6:30 - 8:30pm - Here, taught by Naomi + Register in advance online through the City of Portland's Urban Growth Bounty Series, $15

3/23/11 - Bee Workshop on Top Bar and Warre Hives by Bee Thinking - Wed, 6:30 - 8:30pm - Here, taught by Matt Reed + Register in advance and find more info by clicking on the link to their website, $25 in advance or $30 day of
FEBRUARY 20112/16/11 - Hens 101: the Basics of a Backyard Flock - Wed, 6:30 - 8:30pm - Here, taught by Naomi + Register in advance online through the City of Portland's Urban Growth Bounty Series - Sold Out! (added another on March 10th & April 21st)

2/20/11 - Seed Saving & Permaculture Slideshow - Sunday, 5 - 8pm - Here, taught by Don Tipping of Siskiyou Seeds & Seven Seeds Farm from Williams, OR! + Register in advance by phone or email 503-517-8551 or theshop@naomisorganic.com, $20 or register with a buddy at the same time, 2 for $35, yay!

PAST Workshops 2010:
3/21/10 - Love Your Dirt: Organic Soil Amendments, Testing & Cover Crops - Urban Growth Bounty, taught by Naomi, register online3/14/10 - Manifest Garden Club - Organic Amendments, taught by Naomi

3/13/10 - Organic Soils & Compost by Naomi for METRO 12 - 1pm FREE, register online!
4/8/10 - Chickens 101: The Basics of a Backyard Flock 7 - 9pm - Urban Growth Bounty, taught by Naomi, Sold Out4/10/10 - Chickens 101: The Basics of a Backyard Flock 9-11am - Urban Growth Bounty, taught by Naomi, just added, register online
4/17/10 - OGCP: Organic Gardening Certification Program - Organic Soil Amendments, Testing and Fertilizer - taught by Naomi, * at Luscher Farm

4/18/10 - Dairy Goat Workshop at 4pm here - by Tracey Tiret

4/24 - Chicken Keeping: Backyard Flock Basics - by Naomi, register online through PCC

5/1/10 - Straw Bale Gardening - here with Randall Cass of Oregon Tilth's Organic Education Center, sign up in the shop, call or email theshop (at) naomisorganic.com

5/8/10 - Chicken Keeping: Backyard Flock Basics - by Naomi, register online through PCC

5/13/10 - Chickens 201: Advanced Chicken Keeping - with Naomi M. & Lisa Ewing - Urban Growth Bounty, register online5/22/10 - Worm Bin Composting Class - Saturday at 1:30pm with Serena - FREE !
Curious about what a worm bin is exactly? Worm composting uses red worms to create vermicompost, a nutrient rich “super compost”. Learn how to make your own worm bin and keep the worms happy with fruit and vegetable scraps from your kitchen. Take home the knowledge, a how-to booklet, and plans to make and keep your own worm bin.

6/3/10 - Goat Keeping: with Emily Gowen of the Going Goaty Collective on pet, fiber and dairy goat care from 6:30 - 7:30pm / $10. Register in advance in the shop, call or email theshop (at) naomisorganic.com

6/26/10 - Chicken Keeping: Backyard Flock Basics (101) - by Naomi, click the link to register online through PCC. Class held here at the shop.

7/10/10 - Chicken Keeping: Backyard Flock Basics (101) - by Naomi, click the link to register online through PCC. Class held here at the shop.

7/24/10 - Chicken Keeping: Trouble-Shooting (201) - by Naomi, click the link to register online through PCC. Class held here at the shop.

9/11/10 - Urban Goat Keeping @ the Muddy Boot Organic Festival - by Naomi, FREE (festival is $5)

9/25/10 - Chicken Coop Design & Building with Growing Gardens and John Carr @ Naomi's Organic Farm Supply - full! waitlist only (as of 9/10)

10/2/10 - Chicken Keeping: Backyard Flock Basics (101) with Naomi - click the link to register online through PCC. Class held here at the shop.

10/17/10 - Fall Gardening & Cover Cropping with Ryan Hofrichter 1 - 2pm, $10 Pre-register by contacting the shop.

10/24/10 - Worm Workshop with Serena - FREE! 1:30 - 2:30pm

10/30/10 - Chicken Keeping: Trouble-Shooting (201) with Naomi - 9 - 11am, click the link to register online through PCC. Class held here at the shop.