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Sustainable Small Farming & Ranching

Agricultural Entrepreneurship

Organic Farming Practicum

On Farm Internships

Field Analysis of Sustainable Food Systems

World Agricultural Systems

Organic Gardening and Farming

Sustainable Small Farming & Ranching - Fall/Winter 2013
Location Instructor Dates, Times, Fees

Online course for participants residing in Idaho and surrounding counties

Amanda Snyder (coordinator)
UI Small Farms
amsnyder@uidaho.edu

Cinda Williams (Extension instructor)
Latah County Extension
P O Box 8068
Moscow, ID 83843
(208) 883-2267
cindaw@uidaho.edu


Jessica McAleese (Farmer instructor)
Ladybird Farms
mcaleese39@hotmail.com

Melissa Lines (Farmer instructor)
Skylines Farm
mlines@uidaho.edu

Colette DePhelps (course moderator)
walnut_tree@roadrunner.com


8-week course of 2 hour webinars with accompanying activities and worksheets on Moodle platform

Nov. 12, 2013 thru
Jan. 21, 2014

Link to Course Registration
Course: Planning for Profit - Winter-Spring 2014

Online course for participants residing in Idaho and surrounding counties

Amanda Snyder (coordinator)
UI Small Farms
amsnyder@uidaho.edu

Cinda Williams (Extension instructor)
Latah County Extension
P O Box 8068
Moscow, ID 83843
(208) 883-2267
cindaw@uidaho.edu


Ken Hart (Extension instructor)
University of Idaho Extension
khart@uidaho.edu

Diane Green (Farmer instructor)
Greentree Naturals
diane@greentreenaturals.com

Barbara Leachman (instructor)
ID Small Business Development Center
Lewis-Clark State College
baleachman@lcsc.edu

Colette DePhelps (course moderator)
walnut_tree@roadrunner.com
8-week Advanced Business Planning course that includes 1.5 hour webinars with accompanying activities and worksheets on Moodle platform

January 28 - March 25, 2014

Registration deadline is Jan. 23

Link to Course Registration

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Course: Organic Farming & Gardening - Spring 2014
Location Instructor Dates, Times, Fees
PULLMAN, WA
Washington State University Distance Degree Program course cross-listed with University of Idaho

Stephen Bramwell
bramwell@wsu.edu


Spring Semester

Course offered online through the WSU Distance Degree Program:
WSU Soils 101
UI Ag 101

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Course: Organic Farming Practicum - Spring 2014
Location Instructor Dates, Times, Fees
MOSCOW, ID
University of Idaho Campus Farm
Jodi Johnson-Maynard
jmaynard@uidaho.edu
Spring Semester 2014

UI Organic Farm


Contact Jodi to arrange credit, listed as UI Soil 499.

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Course: Field Analysis of Sustainable Food Systems - Spring 2014
Location Instructor Dates, Times, Fees
MOSCOW, ID /
PULLMAN, WA
University of Idaho/ Washington State University

Open for Community and Academic students

This course requires participation in a 1-week field tour over the WSU spring break. 

 



http://classes.css.wsu.edu/soils445/index.html

Kevin Murphy
(509) 335-9692
kmurphy2@wsu.edu

 

 

Tentative In-Field Course Dates:
Spring Break, 2014

WSU Soils 445/545
UI Ag 445/504

This course will emphasize field analyses of several examples of each of several different agricultural businesses, with a focus on understanding the systems and the concept of sustainability. 

After initial readings over the first eight weeks of the spring semester, we will meet as a class and  visit farms, processing facilities, and marketing venues, in a selected region of Washington State (TBD). 

3 university credits or 5.2 Continuing Education Units

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Course: World Agricultural Systems -
Location Instructor Dates, Times, Fees
PULLMAN, WA
Washington State University

 

 

 
Steve Ullrich
509-335-4936,
ullrich@wsu.edu


 

 

 

 
PULLMAN, WA
Washington State University, cross-listed with University of Idaho

Distance Degree Course

 

 




Steve Ullrich
509-335-4936,
ullrich@wsu.edu


 

 

 

 

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On-Farm Internships & Mentorships
County/Location Farmer Mentor Dates, Times, Fees
Riley Creek
Blueberry Farm

Laclede ID
Stan Urmann To be arranged
Greentree Naturals
Sandpoint ID
Diane Green To be arranged
Skylines Farm Sheep & Wool
Harvard ID
Melissa Lines To be arranged
Moffett's Organics
Colfax WA
Stacia & David Moffett To be arranged
Maple K Farm
Colton WA
Tom Kammerzell To be arranged
University of Idaho Student Organic Farm Jodi Johnson-Maynard To be arranged
Washington State University Organic Farm Brad Jaeckel To be arranged

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