Learn about different types of Community Agriculture happening in King County, including how sites are increasing healthy soil, food security and conservation of natural resources.
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Connect with Community Agriculture community leaders to learn how you can volunteer, learn and engage in other ways.
Funding for this project provided in part by the National Association of Conservation Districts (NACD)
King Conservation District
1107 SW Grady Way, Suite 130
Renton, WA 98057
Hours: Monday — Friday, 8:30 AM — 5:00 PM
Living Well Kent Collaborative & Northwest Harvest are working to transform 8 defunct greenhouses and surrounding farmland in Auburn into thriving agricultural spaces. But they need your help! Join them this Saturday in Auburn to help restore these spaces to increase local food access in South King County. ... See more
Our friends at Pierce Conservation District are offering a Tractor Workshop on June 6, 2018.
Tahoma FarmsTractor Workshop
Wednesday, June 6, 6-7:30 p.m.
Considering purchasing a tractor or new implement for your farm? Wondering what to look for in new or used equipment? Two presenters, Ross Cunningham and Dan Hulse, will share their experiences selecting the right pierce of equipment for your needs. In addition to being local farmers, Ross is a Territory Manager for Bobcat Equipment and Dan is a representative for Kult-Kress LLC. We'll also share details on the District's cost-share opportunities for conservation practices. Plenty of equipment will be on hand!
Register Here: http://piercecd.org/FormCenter/Farm-Ag-6/Choosing-the-Right-Tractor-for-Your-Prop-332 ... See more
"A year ago, the parking lot at Kent Hillside Church was just that — a parking lot, with moss growing on the cracks and an almost constant stream running along the bottom of it. Today, it is hard to picture what it used to look like. It is now home to 50 garden plots, four cisterns, a tool shed and blossoming community." ... See more
Kent Hillside Church is now home to 50 garden plots, four cisterns, a tool shed and blossoming community.
This Thursday at 6:30pm join King Conservation District and The Xerces Society staff at the Tukwila Library to learn how to bring bees and butterflies to your garden! Click on the photo below to register and learn more. ... See more
Pollinators are critical to the flowers and plants that we all enjoy! Not only are they a colorful addition to any garden, but bees and butterflies also perform essential functions for plants to reproduce! Learn about these fascinating animals in an educational talk from the King Conservation Distri... ... See more