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Whatcom Garden Forum and Learning Fair set

Mar 1st, 2019 | Category: News

BELLINGHAM – WSU Whatcom Extension is hosting a garden forum and learning fair dedicated to community gardeners and groups that support their efforts in Bellingham and Whatcom County. All are welcome. The event will be Saturday, March 23 from 1-3 p.m. at  Eleanor Place community room, 1510 N. Forest St. Bellingham. Topics include: Land and landowner agreements, donations, grants, local business support, irrigation, rain water catchment, tools/supplies, compost and soil testing, garden layout and improvements, recruiting gardeners, garden management, cover cropping, social aspects and more. For more information, contact Beth Chisholm at beth.chisholm@wsu.edu. Tabling at this event is available. Community garden locations include: Blaine, Christ the King Foodbank Farm, Chuckanut Center, Cordata, Columbia Valley (Kendall), Everson, Faith Lutheran Church, Ferndale Friendship, Growing Alliances, Lummi Nation, Lummi Island, Lydia Place, Meridian Middle School,  Maple Falls, Our Saviors Lutheran, Outback Farm, Sterling Meadows, Sudden Valle, Sudden Valley Barn View, York Farm, and City of Bellingham Gardens.

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