Events for March 10, 2014
$1650/1550 if registered three weeks in advance (includes meals and lodging). The deposit amount for this course is $300.
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The California Small Farm Conference is the state’s premier gathering of small farmers, agricultural students, farmers’ market managers and others involved in the small farm industry. The three day educational conference includes day-long short courses and on-farm tours; focused workshops;… Read more » Find out more »
$15 general $10 seniors (ages 65+) and students, with current ID $6 youth, ages 9–17 Free for children 8 and under and for OMCA Members.
This unique exhibition of film and video from Prelinger Archives—a collection of over 60,000 “ephemeral” (advertising, educational, industrial, and amateur) films—explores how the San Francisco Bay and the surrounding region was captured by amateur, professional and industrial camera people. Bay… Read more » Find out more »
This 24-hour Design Training program is taught by leading experts in stormwater management, soil health, irrigation, plant selection, and more. The Design Training program has two tracks: single-family residential design and civic/commercial/multifamily design. The training program focuses on practical, effective… Read more » Find out more »
Free with Garden Admission. Adults $10; Seniors (65+), Students $8; Juniors (13 - 17) $5; Children (5 - 12) $2 Children (under 5), UCBG Members, current UCB and LBNL staff, faculty and UC students Free. First Thursday of each month Free.
$210 Early bird discount (before Feb. 14th deadline); $240 Regular tuition (after Feb. 14th). Tuition includes materials fees.
$395 Course Fee. If you want to become accredited, there is an additional $150 testing fee and $60 ARCSA membership.
This two day AP-level workshop is an in-depth rainwater-harvesting course required for those seeking ARCSA Accredited Professional (AP) status. This course provides attendees with knowledge for rainwater harvesting, both active and passive, design and installation for both outdoor and in-home… Read more » Find out more »
Speaker/Performer: Claire Kremen, Professor, ESPM; Director, Center for Diversified Farming Systems; Co-director, Berkeley Food Institute. As well as being a Professor in Environmental Science, Policy, and Management, Dr. Kremen is also the director of the Center for Diversified Farming Systems… Read more » Find out more »
According to Wayne Pacelle: “Our 50-year experiment with factory farming has dramatically reduced the number of farmers on the land and produced an animal welfare calamity.” What type of agriculture can protect the public, maintain reasonable animal welfare standards, and… Read more » Find out more »