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New Perspectives at The Tilth Conference

Posted by Daizy Dehnke | December 23, 2019
My name is Daizy Dehnke, and I’m a sophomore majoring in Organic and sustainable agriculture at WSU. For some important background context, I don’t have…

Understanding Native Tilth

Posted by Tomyia Wallace | December 20, 2019
When I explained Tilth to my friends and family, I was forced to truly consider what Tilth meant to me and how it compared with…

A look into the Tilth Conference

Posted by Ryan Sample | December 18, 2019
I was lucky enough to be given the opportunity by the CSANR to travel to Yakima and attend the annual Tilth Conference 2019 with some…

Small Steps to Big Change

Posted by Jennifer Miller | December 16, 2019
This weekend at the Tilth Conference 2019 in Yakima, WA I realized something about change. There are so many issues and projects that need support:…

Reflections on the 2019 Tilth Conference

Posted by Sarah Nehring | December 12, 2019
Wow! What a lot of information, perspectives, experiences, and interesting conversations packed into one weekend. From the Swan Dance performances by the Yakama Nation to…

2019 Tilth Alliance Conference: Learning Beyond the Surface

Posted by KJ Fitzgerald | December 10, 2019
Before attending the Tilth Alliance Conference I was unsure what “tilth” even meant. I am currently a senior studying organic and sustainable agriculture at Washington…

Experiencing the Future of Farming

Posted by Cass Riggan | December 6, 2019
“Honeybees are not as great as you might think.” This was said by a representative of the Xerces Society, Eric Lee-Mader. The Xerces Society, according…

How Rangeland Resilience Can Help Ranchers Facing Climate Change Impacts

Posted by Georgine Yorgey | November 27, 2019
Natural climate variability, including variability driven by El Niño (ENSO) and Pacific Decadal Oscillation (PDO) cycles, dominates the Pacific Northwest’s climate and will remain very…

Can fertilizer derived from dairy manure be used to produce raspberries with minimal food safety risk?

Posted by Karen Hills | November 14, 2019
Whatcom County is in the northwest corner of Washington State and has a rich history of agricultural production. This region is the top producer of…

Exploring the Frontier of Improved Soil Health in Potato Production in the Columbia Basin

Posted by Karen Hills | September 30, 2019
Guest Post By Athena Loos, Field Representative, McCain Foods – During the 3.5 years that I have worked with growers in my role as a…
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