Organic Landscaping Class, Oregon Tilth, Aug 19

Oregon Tilth has recently develop an organic land care program in Oregon, modelled after the NOFA Standards and Accreditation program. It had its first graduating class in winter of 2010.

They are now offering an intensive workshop for landscape professionals focusing on OLC principles and applications, including soil balancing and testing, soil biology, and plant pathology. This class will involve both classroom time and outdoor, hands on learning and observation. Participants in the training will receive a copy of the Oregon Tilth Organic Land Care Policies and Standards. Lunch included. The Oregon Landscape Contractors Board is accepting (8) Technical CEH's for attending this workshop. $75 registration fee

Thursday, August 19, 2010 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Clackamas Community College, Oregon City Campus 19600 Molalla Avenue Oregon City Clairmont Hall, Room C-118

Speakers:

Plant Pathology; Carrie Foss, M.S. Carrie R. Foss, Urban IPM Coordinator, WSU Puyallup.

Tools of the Trade; Jim Toler

More information and to register at: Oregon Tilth Organic Land Care