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.
Explore the Map to connect with community-based agriculture projects across King County.
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
Jared Namken, a fourth-generation farmer-rancher in South Dakota utilized his local conservation district to implement rotational grazing, plant cover crops, and utilize no-till practices... Now, his cows are happier and his soil is healthier.
You don't have to go to South Dakota to get help, just contact KCD to start your farm plan today!
http://kingcd.org/programs/better-food/farm-conservation-planning/ ... See more
Thanks to the UDSA Natural Resources Conservation Service for sharing this story and the photos with us! Jared Namken is an Angus man. Red Angus, specifically. A fourth-generation farmer-rancher in…
KCD will be at the Ballard Farmers Market TODAY so stop by our booth and pick up your FREE cover crop seed package. All King County residents who have had their soil tested are eligible to receive a package of crimson clover and yellow field peas.
To find out more information and other pick up locations, visit our website at: http://kingcd.org/2018/07/31/kcd-cover-crop-seed-giveaway/ ... See more
Fall is a great time to garden and a wonderful time to apply compost!
Cedar Grove is currently offering bagged and bulk specials. Find participating retailers and download your coupon here: https://cedar-grove.com/compost-fest ... See more
Tilth Alliance has a great lineup scheduled during the 2018 annual conference. #register #learn #network #share
Preliminary program details for Tilth Conference: Diversified Landscapes & Common Ground are now available on our website! Which sessions are you most looking forward to? http://bit.ly/2Nenu67