1. Upcoming Events
  1. Wed, July 1 - Fri, July 31

    Secchi Dip-In: Lake Monitoring Throughout July The Secchi Dip-In is an annual event first started in 1994 by Dr. Robert Carlson. In July, volunteers fan out across the world to collect transparency data on all types of water-bodies including lakes, streams, and estuaries on one day during the two week period surrounding July 4th. Information about water quality problems including everything from algae, and aquatic weeds, to trash and noise pollution are also recorded during this time. Turbidity is affected by water color, silt and clay parti…
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  2. Tue, August 4

    Got Too Much Livestock Manure? If you are a farm owner that either doesn’t have the pasture to spread manure on, or you just don’t want to mess with that, then your options are to remove it from the property, which can oftentimes be an expensive endeavor with transportation and compost facility tipping fees, or to give it away. Although more and more gardeners are using manure for its nutrient content and organic matter benefits, they generally do not want uncomposted manure which will tie up the nitrogen in their gardens and…
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  3. Thu, August 6

    Regular Board Meeting Regular Board Meeting
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  1. Sun, August 16

    Agritourism Workshop 2 This workshop is a continuation of the workshop held in Orting in March, and will go deeper on some of the topics and particular hurdles identified. An expert insurance agent from County Financial, and marketing specialists from Tacoma Pierce County Tourism will be presenting about the unique opportunities to collaborate and build agritourism efforts in Pierce County.
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  2. Thu, August 20

    The Harvest Pierce County Garden Party Join us for our first annual Garden Party, an event to support programming of Harvest Pierce County. All donations will be used to enhance the capacity of community gardens and gleaning efforts throughout Pierce County. Bring the whole family for tours of the Swan Creek Park Community Garden and Swan Creek Park Food Forest
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  3. Wed, August 26

    Unincorporated Pierce County Rain Barrel Workshop Workshop is FULL: contact Jayme Gordon to be added to the waiting list. Must be a resident of unincorporated Pierce County. $25.
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