Archive for Gardening

Native Plant Work Party

TwispWorks landscaping with Native Plants WORK PARTY!

April 23rd from 9-2. Join local Native Plant expert Rob Crandall of Methow Natives as we tackle Spring cleaning and weeding in the TwispWorks community Plaza.

This work party will help us get the space ready for the Mary Kiesau Memorial.

Please visit our Volunteer Methow page to sign up to help!

Methow Conservancy Conservation Course: “The Dirt on Soil Health”

Join the Methow Conservancy for the final seminar of their series focused on the basics of soil health.

Class is held Monday from 6-8PM in Your Space@TwispWorks.

  • March 18th: The final lecture is on Applied Practices for Improving Soil Health, with local farming and garden gurus: Tess Hoke, Brad Halm, Stina Booth, and Cloudbird Bonin.

Cost is $30 per class.
Registration is required, please email daniel@methowconservancy.org to register.

Methow Conservancy Conservation Course: “The Dirt on Soil Health”

Join the Methow Conservancy for a seminar series focusing on the basics of soil health.

Each week will feature a different guest instructor – sign up for the entire series or individual classes.

Classes are held each Monday from 6-8PM in Your Space@TwispWorks.

  • March 11th: Carbon Cycling in the Soil, with Dr. Haiying Tao, Ph.D of Crop and Soil Sciences, WSU.
  • March 18th: Applied Practices for Improving Soil Health, with local farming and garden gurus: Tess Hoke, Brad Halm, Stina Booth, and Cloudbird Bonin.

The cost is $30 per class.
Registration is required, please email daniel@methowconservancy.org to register.

Methow Conservancy Conservation Course: “The Dirt on Soil Health”

Join the Methow Conservancy for a seminar series focusing on the basics of soil health.

Each week will feature a different guest instructor – sign up for the entire series or individual classes.

Classes are held each Monday from 6-8PM in Your Space@TwispWorks.

  • March 4th: Basics of Soil Biology, with Dr. Lynne Carpenter-Boggs, Ph.D of Soil Science, WSU.
  • March 11th: Carbon Cycling in the Soil, with Dr. Haiying Tao, Ph.D of Crop and Soil Sciences, WSU.
  • March 18th: Applied Practices for Improving Soil Health, with local farming and garden gurus: Tess Hoke, Brad Halm, Stina Booth, and Cloudbird Bonin.

The cost is $30 per class.
Registration is required, please email daniel@methowconservancy.org to register.

Methow Conservancy Conservation Course: “The Dirt on Soil Health”

Join the Methow Conservancy for a four-week, seminar series focusing on the basics of soil health.

Each week will feature a different guest instructor – sign up for the entire series or individual classes.

Classes are held each Monday from 6-8PM in Your Space@TwispWorks.

  • Feb. 25th: Basics of Soil Chemistry, with Jeff Bullock, Ph.D of Agricultural Sciences, Wenatchee Valley College
  • March 4th: Basics of Soil Biology, with Dr. Lynne Carpenter-Boggs, Ph.D of Soil Science, WSU.
  • March 11th: Carbon Cycling in the Soil, with Dr. Haiying Tao, Ph.D of Crop and Soil Sciences, WSU.
  • March 18th: Applied Practices for Improving Soil Health, with local farming and garden gurus: Tess Hoke, Brad Halm, Stina Booth, and Cloudbird Bonin.

The cost is $95 for the full course, or $30 per class.
Registration is required, please email daniel@methowconservancy.org to register.