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Coronavirus COVID-19

COVID-19 Advisory: WSU Extension is working to keep our communities safe. All Extension programming is being provided virtually, postponed, or canceled. Effective March 16, 2020, WSU Extension county offices and WSU Research & Extension Centers will be closed to the public. We are available via email, phone, and webconference.

Small Farms/ Pequenas Granjas

Program Contact: Kate Smith
360-428-4270 ext 223 • kate.smith@wsu.edu

As part of the WSU Food Systems Program and the WSU School of Environment, we provide support to small and beginning farmers by offering bilingual English/Spanish workshops and courses focused on farm business topics from production to business management. We are also part of the Begin to Farm Skagit Network!

Como parte del WSU Programa de Sistemas alimentarios y el WSU Escuela del Medioambiente, proveemos apoyo a productores nuevos y de pequeña escala por medio de ofrecer talleres y cursos bilingües enfocado en los temas de granjas de producción a manejo de un negocio agrícola. ¡También somos parte de la Red de Empieza a Producir Skagit!

Upcoming Events and Courses

Dec 01

Cultivating Success: Whole Farm Planning

December 1 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Dec 08

Cultivating Success: Whole Farm Planning

December 8 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Dec 15

Cultivating Success: Whole Farm Planning

December 15 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Check out the stories of these farmers who have started their businesses in Skagit County and participated in the programs at WSU and Viva Farms .

Or try out these recipes highlighting local produce!