SnoValley Tilth

Programs and Events Calendar

Feb
26
Tue
Restorative Yoga Meetup @ 707 Pine Ave, Snohomish, WA 98290
Feb 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join other SVT members for a free yoga class hosted by Yoga Circle’s Karen Guzak. We’ll learn some basic poses with fellow farmers to help you stay strong and healthy throughout the farm season.

Mar
3
Sun
Farm Efficiency with Josh Volk @ TBA
Mar 3 @ 9:00 am – 9:15 am

In this workshop with Josh Volk of Slow Hand Farm, participants will discuss record keeping tools for strategies for efficient harvest and weed control, including getting you and your crew on the same page and managing transitions. Learn about different tool options and how to make decisions about best tools to use.

We’ll also go outside and put these tools to practice! We’ll take a look at weeding and harvesting with a focus on speed and safety and get a hands-on sense of how different tools work in action.

Mar
11
Mon
Monthly Potluck @ The Grange
Mar 11 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Please join us for SVT’s upcoming Monthly Potluck. We welcome all members so whether you’ve never been to a potluck or are a long-time attendee, we hope to see you there! Bring a dish or drink to share or just bring yourself. For the first hour, we’ll do introductions and share food. The second hour will be a presenter or facilitated discussion.

Mar
13
Wed
Food Safety Workgroup: March Session @ SnoValley Tilth Office
Mar 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

SnoValley Tilth is hosting a series of work group sessions for farmers who are working on (or want to work on) food safety plans. Please come to ask questions, and make progress on your food safety plans.   Ele Watts from WSDA is partnering with us and will be attending these sessions as needed to answer questions and give guidance.

Food Safety Work Group Sessions  :  November 2018 – March 2019
Wednesday, March 13
10:00am – 11:30am  

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March Session:  This is the last session of the season.  Last chance to receive an updated binder from the WSDA!  TBD – topics are selected at the previous work group – stay tuned!

Mar
15
Fri
Branding and Marketing Your Farm @ SnoValley Tilth
Mar 15 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

What is your farm’s story? Your brand is the embodiment of that story. This workshop will focus on the elements of a brand, and how to use them to promote and market your farm. Learn about logo basics, tips for working with graphic designers, tools for building DIY websites, and effective social media strategies. Participants will see examples of well-designed brands in action and understand what makes them successful.

Apr
6
Sat
Greenhouse Management Intensive @ Multiple Locations
Apr 6 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Our Greenhouse Management Intensive will give participants a four-season view of how to most effectively utilize greenhouses. The intensive will be divided into four workshops, each tackling the following topics through hands-on demonstrations with farmer teachers.

Participants can choose to participate in the full series or sign up for individual workshops. Current SnoValley Tilth members will receive a code for discounted prices.

Spring – Building a High Tunnel
Experience Farming Project, Duvall, WA

Summer – Growing, Trellising, & Vining Crops in a Greenhouse
Whistling Train Farm, Kent, WA

Fall – Winter Growing and Long-Term Soil Health
Present Tense Farm, Monroe, WA

Winter – Propagation Houses
TBA

Apr
8
Mon
Monthly Potluck @ The Grange
Apr 8 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Please join us for SVT’s upcoming Monthly Potluck. We welcome all members so whether you’ve never been to a potluck or are a long-time attendee, we hope to see you there! Bring a dish or drink to share or just bring yourself. For the first hour, we’ll do introductions and share food. The second hour will be a presenter or facilitated discussion.

May
13
Mon
Monthly Potluck @ The Grange
May 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Please join us for SVT’s upcoming Monthly Potluck. We welcome all members so whether you’ve never been to a potluck or are a long-time attendee, we hope to see you there! Bring a dish or drink to share or just bring yourself. For the first hour, we’ll do introductions and share food. The second hour will be a presenter or facilitated discussion.

May
18
Sat
Weed Management Intensive @ Steel Wheel Farm
May 18 @ 9:00 am – Sep 19 @ 1:00 pm

Our Weed Management Intensive will give participants a three-season view of weed management at multiple scales and techniques ranging from hand cultivation to tractor cultivation. The intensive will be divided into three workshops, each tackling the following topics through hands-on demonstrations with farmer-teachers.

Participants can choose to participate in the full series or sign up for individual workshops. Current SnoValley Tilth members will receive a code for discounted prices.

May 18: Early Season Management 
Steel Wheel Farm, Fall City, WA

July 27: People-Scale Weed Management
Radicle Roots Farm, Snohomish, WA

September 19: Cover Cropping for Effective Weed Management
One Leaf Farm, Snohomish, WA

Jun
1
Sat
Greenhouse Management Intensive @ Multiple Locations
Jun 1 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Our Greenhouse Management Intensive will give participants a four-season view of how to most effectively utilize greenhouses. The intensive will be divided into four workshops, each tackling the following topics through hands-on demonstrations with farmer teachers.

Participants can choose to participate in the full series or sign up for individual workshops. Current SnoValley Tilth members will receive a code for discounted prices.

Spring – Building a High Tunnel
Experience Farming Project, Duvall, WA

Summer – Growing, Trellising, & Vining Crops in a Greenhouse
Whistling Train Farm, Kent, WA

Fall – Winter Growing and Long-Term Soil Health
Present Tense Farm, Monroe, WA

Winter – Propagation Houses
TBA