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Sep 03


Posted on September 3, 2020 at 2:11 PM by Allan Warren

Cover crop trial workshopFALL FARM WORKSHOPS
September 2020, date TBD 
Join us at two local farms to see summer cover crops in action! WSU Puyallup Research and Extension Center researchers have established several interesting summer cover crop demonstration plots in collaboration with farmers. Come see what you think of the results and find out if these cover crop options would work for you. Contact Ali, AlisonN@piercecd.org for more information 

November 2020, date TBD 
Join us for a nuts and bolts workshop for establishing pollinator habitat plantings on your farm. Presenters will cover plant selection, tips and tricks and other important considerations to achieving your goals and successful plant establishment. Contact Ali, AlisonN@piercecd.org for more information

IMG_20200510_170521717_HDR - CopyEQUIPMENT LOAN AND RENTAL

Some equipment loan and rentals have been suspended until further notice or are being managed in modified ways at this time. Please contact us for more information.

Available for loan:
  • hay probe 
  • nose pumps for off-channel livestock watering
  • temporary electric fencing 
  • tools for high tensile fence installation 
Available for rent:
  • manure spreaders 
  • poultry processing equipment 
  • no-till seed drill 
  • flail mower 
Manure Share Program 
Visit our website for a contact list of local farms with manure to share!