Help us plan the 2015 Tilth Producers Annual Conference - Building Tilth: Fields, Farmers, and Community
OPEN CALL! Submit a workshop proposal or recommend a speaker/topic through June 1st!
To submit a proposal or recommend a speaker/topic you would like to see at the conference, use this online form bit.ly/2015conference workshop. The 2015 Annual Conference will be held Nov. 13-15, at the Spokane Convention Center in Spokane, WA.
Support Tilth Producers of Washington by donating during GiveBIG on 5/5/15!.This one-day online event on Tuesday, May 5 is dedicated to encouraging Washington state residents to generously support the non-profits who make our region a better and more enjoyable place to live.Your donation will be stretched by a percentage of matching funds from The Seattle Foundation making your donation even more important to us!Support the non-profit that works for you as we educate and advocate for organic and sustainable farmers all year!Donate on Tuesday, May 5 and become a champion for Tilth Producers.
Upcoming Farm Walk!
May 18 - Organic Farming & Pollinators: Assessing Pollinators on Your Organic Farm - Wobbly Cart Farm, Rochester, WA
Wobbly Cart Farm grows certified organic fruits and vegetables on 10 acres in the Chehalis River Valley near Rochester, Washington. Come join us at Wobbly Cart to learn about promoting pollinators on your organic farm with experts from WSU and Bob Redmond (Urban Bee Company) as part of the USDA Native Pollinator Project.
Visit the Upcoming Farm Walks page to learn more and register!
Wiki for Farmers!
Tilth Producers is seeking articles written by growers and others agricultural experts to share as the foundation for Tilth Producers’ new Wiki for Farmers! The Wiki for Farmers will mirror Wikipedia as a free-access, free content encyclopedia-like database. By using a mix of research-based articles, farmer narratives, tips and methods about farming, this Wiki will provide a platform for the exchange of information.Join our interactive community to share your knowledge by visiting the Wiki for Farmers page. Questions? Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Congratulations to our 2014 Annual Farmer & Advocate of the Year Honorees!
Read more about the recipients here.
Lifetime Achievement Award
Farmers of the Year
Advocate of the Year
Last fall, Tilth Producers caught up with Jim Meyer of Cascadian Home Farm in the Skagit Valley. Jim has been a proponent of organic production systems for decades. It was wonderful to talk with another long-time member of Tilth Producers during our 40th anniversary celebration year. Continue reading