Small Acreage Expo 2019
The 14th Annual Small Acreage Expo is a fun, valuable, and informative event that offers participants a choice of different classes (see choices below). Learn about important topics that will help you manage your land, get to know local resources, meet other small acreage landowners and have a great time at the 78th Street Heritage Farm!
An open house during the lunch hour will allow participants to meet and learn more about local agencies that serve the public as well as ask questions to local vendors participating in the event.
Pre-registration is $15 and runs until 2:30pm on Friday, April 12. Register by April 12 to include a FREE lunch with registration. Late registration price is $25 and can be paid on arrival.
The Small Acreage Expo is sponsored by the WSU Clark County Extension. For more information and to see an event program, visit http://extension.wsu.edu/clark/naturalresources/smallacreageprogram/#Expo
View session topics below:
Session A (9am-10:15am):
- Managing Grazing for Sustainable Pastures with Gary Fredricks, WSU Cowlitz County Extension
- Maintaining a Healthy Well with Drake Amundson, Clark County Public Health
- Native Vegetation Landscaping with Brad Mead, Clark County Public Utilities
-Partnerships for Clean Water with Shawn Ultican, Jennifer Reidmayer, and Devan Rostorfer, WA Department of Ecology
Session B (10:30am-11:45am):
- Septic Inspection* with Sean Hawes, Clark County Public Health
- Sustainable Timber Harvest with Hunter Decker, Clark County Sustainable Forestry Program
-Weed'em and Reap with Kara Hauge, Clark County Vegetation Management
-Heritage Farm Tour with Joe Zimmerman, Clark County Public Works
Session C (12:45pm-2:00pm):
- Advanced Septic System Maintenance with Sean Hawes, Clark County Public Health
-Pollinator Habitat with Susan Knilans and Barry Malmanger, Preservation Beekeeping
-Composting Manure with Doug Stienbarger, WSU Clark County Extension
- Heritage Farm Tour with Joe Zimmerman, Clark County Public Works
Session D (2:15pm-3:30):
- Improving Drainage with Grant Johnson, Grant Johnson Drainage
- Sustainable Living for Small Farms with Eric Lambert, Clark County Public Works
- Tractor Safety with Joe Zimmerman, Clark County Public Works
*Gravity fed systems only
WSU Extension events are open to all without discrimination. If you require additional assistance, please contact us at least 10 days prior to the event.
78th Street Heritage Farm (View)
1919 NE 78th Street
Vancouver, WA 98665
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|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|