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Sustainable Small Farming & Ranching

On Farm Internships

Agricultural Entrepreneurship

Organic Gardening and Farming

Organic Farming Practicum

Ecological Soils Management
 

Sustainable Livestock Production

Science, Society & Sustainable Food Systems

Field Analysis of Sustainable Food Systems

World Agricultural Systems
 

Sustainable Small Farming & Ranching 2014-2015
Location Instructor Dates, Times, Fees
Pierce Co. Brian Bodah
3602 Pacific Avenue
Suite 200
Tacoma, WA 98418

(253) 798-3296
bbodah@wsu.edu

Tuesday evenings, 6-9 PM
September 16 - December 9, 2014

The cost is $250 per family or farm.

To register visit http://m.bpt.me/event/846227 

 

San Juan Co. Candace Jagel
221 Weber Way
Suite LL
Friday Harbor, WA 98250

(360) 378-4414
candace_jagel@wsu.edu
Details TBA. Contact Candace for more information.
Skagit Co. Shannon Carmody
Viva Farms Operations Director
(360) 540-7613
shannon@vivafarms.org‎
Wednesday evenings, 6-9 PM
September 24 - December 10, 2014
Contact Shannon for more details.
Snohomish Co. Holly Thompson
WSU Snohomish County Extension

600 128th Street SE

Everett, Washington 98208-6353


(425) 357-6022
hollynthompson@wsu.edu

For more information contact Kate Halstead at (425) 357-6024 or khalstead@wsu.edu

WSU Snohomish County Extensionís Cougar Auditorium,
600 128th St SE, Everett

Tuesday evenings 6-9 PM plus two Saturday field trips. September 23 - December 9, 2014 and again January 20 through April 7, 2015.

The cost is $275 for each farm/family (up to three people). To register and for more information, visit http://ext100.wsu.edu/snohomish/sustainable-small-farming-and-ranching/

Spokane Co. Pat Munts
222 N Havana
Spokane, WA 99202
(509) 477-2173
pmunts@spokanecounty.org
Tuesday evenings, 6-9 PM
September 9 - December 9, 2014.

The cost is $250 per family or farm. To register visit http://spokane-county.wsu.edu/  or send a check by mail payable to WSU Extension at 222 N Havana, Spokane, WA 99202
   

Whatcom Co. Colleen Burrows
WSU Whatcom County Extension
1000 N. Forest St., Ste. 201
Bellingham, WA 98225
cburrows@wsu.edu

(360) 676-6736 x22

WSU Whatcom County Extension
1000 N. Forest St., Bellingham, WA

A class that combines in-class meetings and online work. Starts on September 9, 2014.

To find out more and register visit
 
http://whatcom.wsu.edu/ag/edu/cs/  or contact Colleen.

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Course: Agricultural Entrepreneurship & Business Planning 2014-2015
Location Instructor Dates, Times, Fees
Clallam &
 
Jefferson Cos.
Kellie Henwood
Cupola House
380 Jefferson Street
Port Townsend, WA 98368

360-379-5610 ext. 201
fieldinternship@gmail.com
Course beginning in October, 2014
Details TBA.

For more info, visit:
http://jefferson.wsu.edu/agriculture/small-farms-classes/
Cowlitz, Lewis, & Wahkiakum Cos. Sheila Gray
WSU Lewis County Extension Director
351 NW North St
Chehalis, WA 98532

sgray@wsu.edu
360.740.1214
Wednesday evenings
September 24 - November 12, 2014 in Chehalis and Cathlamet. Contact Sheila for more information.
Snohomish Co. Holly Thompson
WSU Snohomish County Extension

600 128th Street SE

Everett, Washington 98208-6353

(425) 357-6022 
hollynthompson@wsu.edu


For more information contact Kate Halstead at (425) 357-6024 or khalstead@wsu.edu

WSU Snohomish County Extensionís Cougar Auditorium,
600 128th St SE, Everett


Wednesday evenings, 6-9 PM plus two Saturday field trips September 24 - December 10, 2014

The cost is $275 for each farm/family (up to three people)

To register and for more information, visit: http://ext100.wsu.edu/snohomish/ag-ent/
Whatcom Co. Colleen Burrows
WSU Whatcom County Extension
1000 N. Forest St., Ste. 201
Bellingham, WA 98225
cburrows@wsu.edu

(360) 676-6736 x22
A class that combines in-class meetings and online work and starts on October 7, 2014.
To find out more and register visit
 http://whatcom.wsu.edu/ag/edu/cs/  or contact Colleen.

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WSU Academic Courses: Organic Farming & Gardening
Location Instructor Dates, Times, Fees
Pullman, WA
Washington State University Distance Degree Program course cross-listed with University of Idaho
WSU Soils 101
UI Ag 101

Stephen Bramwell
bramwell@wsu.edu

Details TBA

Course offered online through the WSU Distance Degree Program

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WSU Academic Course: Organic Farming Practicum
Location Instructor Dates, Times, Fees
Pullman, WA
Washington State University Campus Farm
Brad Jaeckel
jaeckel@wsu.edu
Contact instructor to arrange credit

Link to Course Syllabus

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WSU Academic Course: Field Analysis of Sustainable Food Systems
Location Instructor/Contact Information Dates, Times, Fees
PULLMAN, WA
Washington State University/Univ. of Idaho

Open for Community and Academic students

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

 

Field Analysis of Sustainable Food Systems (WSU Soils 445/545) - Spring 2012

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

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

 

Tentative In-Field Course Dates:
Spring Break

WSU Soils 445/545
UI Ag 445/504

This course will emphasize field analyses of several examples of different agricultural businesses, with a focus on understanding the systems and the concept of sustainability.  After initial readings over the first 8 wks 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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WSU Academic Course: World Agricultural Systems
Location Instructor Dates, Times, Fees
PULLMAN, WA
Washington State University

Distance Degree Course

 

 

World Agricultural Systems
Crops 360 / Soils 360

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


 

 

 

Details TBA

Study of agro-environmental characteristics of world agriculture; historical and contemporary features of world food production. Cooperative course taught by WSU, open to UI students (PISc 360).

Rental media will be shipped from DDP and your student account will be billed the applicable fee: more info

3 university credits or 5.2 Continuing Education Units

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On-Farm Internships - To be arranged
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
Colton WA
Stacia & David Moffett To be arranged
Maple K Farm
Colfax 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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Course: Sustainable Livestock Production
Location Instructor Dates, Times, Fees

Offerings of this course are under development.

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