Principles and Practices of Organic Farming and Gardening 2010
Thursday, September 23, 2010
The last of the summer melons...
We grew many varieties this summer, watermelon, cantaloupe, charentais, fond blanc, canary...
Fond Blanc Melon - Sweet & Delicious!
New IVC Farm Crew member Devon Paoli enjoying the Fond Blanc
Sunday, September 19, 2010
Plant Sale and Farm Celebration October 23, 11am-3pm
Join us for a Plant Sale and Open Farm Celebration!
October 23, 2010 11am-3pm
Enjoy Tours, Tastings and Activities
Flower bouquet making with Wendy Johnson
See you there!
Sunday, September 12, 2010
Bounty of the farm
The farm class threshing quinoa
Threshing loosens the grain from the chaff
Separating the grain from the chaff is called winnowing
Instructor Steve Quirt winnowing Quinoa
Saturday, September 4, 2010
Farm club members Vic & Kat planting flowers
Time to get those cool weather crops started!
The Organic Farm & Garden class transplanting broccoli.
Representative Lynn Woolsey (D-CA) visits the Indian Valley Organic Farm & Garden! With Farm Supervisor Henry Wallace, Will Becker of CCNB, Dean Nanda Schorske, and Steve Quirt of UCCE.