Upcoming Tilth Producers Workshops!Visit the Upcoming Workshop page to learn more and register!
March 20 - Staffing Your Farm: Successful Management of Farm Interns & Employees, North Bend, WA
April 17 - Draft Horse Power for Specialty Crops w/ John Erskine, Plowsong Farm/High Bridge Shires, Sequim, WA (Limit 15 participants!)
Visit the Upcoming Workshop page to learn more and register!
Are you a specialty crop producer? Please take our survey!
Tilth Producers wants to ensure that we are meeting the educational needs of our specialty crop producers. By taking 10-15 minutes to complete this survey, you will help us understand your future educational needs, and will have the opportunity to let us know how we've met those needs over the past two years. Click here to take the survey! Plus, if you choose to provide your name and email, you will be entered in a drawing to win a farm membership to Tilth Producers ($50 value)! Click here to take the survey!
Congratulations to our 2014 Annual Farmer & Advocate of the Year Honorees!
Read more about the recipients here.
Lifetime Achievement Award
Anne Schwartz (Blue Heron Farm)
Farmers of the Year
Ray & Becky de Vries (Ralph’s Greenhouse)
Advocate of the Year
David Granastein (WSU CSNAR)
In the spirit of Tilth Producer’s 40th anniversary, it seemed appropriate to spotlight one of the original founders of the Tilth organization, Woody Deryckx, owner of Gratitude Gardens in Skagit County. Woody, a long-time farmer and advocate of the Tilth movement shares his perspectives on the roots of Tilth, the progress of the sustainable agriculture movement, and what lies ahead for our organization. Continue reading