green acres 101: New All Day Pond Class in Grass Valley - June 5, 2010 - 04/28/10 02:48 AM
 
Hi Everyone, Paul Weir and I am putting on a new all day pond class next month here in Nevada County.
June 5, 2010
It will be held onsite at a local teaching ranch in Grass Valley, CA 
Have you always wanted a pond, but don't know where to begin? Are you struggling to evict scum from your pond?  Weeds and algae getting the best of you?  Have your fish been failing to thrive? Planning to build a small pond (1/4 to 20 acres in size) on your property? Need to know how to bring your pond back into balance? … (0 comments)

green acres 101: 2010 NID Irrigation Class - May 1st and 8th - 03/30/10 11:28 AM
Hello Friends,
Green Acres 101 and the great folks at NID have just locked in the dates for the 2010 NID (Nevada Irrigation District) Irrigation Classes.
THE CLASS IS TOTALLY FREE! (NID is paying the tuition) and is open to the 1st 30 people who sign up on each day. If the day you select is full, please ask to be put on the waiting list and additional days will be added soon thereafter
We will be covering all aspects of NID irrigation as it pertains to rural land owners in Nevada and Placer Counties.
Some of the many items we … (0 comments)

green acres 101: New All Day Pond Class - April 17, 2010 - 03/30/10 11:02 AM
Hi Folks,
Paul Weir and I are putting on a new all day pond class next month.
This special pond workshop is sponsored by the Sloughhouse Resource Conservation District and the California Association of Resource Conservation Districts with funding from a California Department of Conservation Watershed Coordinator Grant
It will be held onsite at a local teaching ranch in Herald, CA (Sloughouse Area of Sacramento County).
Have you always wanted a pond, but don't know where to begin? Are you struggling to evict scum from your pond? Weeds and algae getting the best of you?  Have your fish been failing to … (0 comments)

green acres 101: GreenAcres101.com - 03/21/10 06:13 AM
Here is a quick pop quiz to see if Green Acres 101 is precisely the rural consultant company you have been looking for . . .
Are you thinking of buying your dream acreage, farm or ranch?  Do you wish you could take a class on ponds, pastures, irrigation or rural property management? Do you need a rural specialist to assist you in making the best decisions possible about what a piece of land can do, or can not do?  Are you wanting a pond on your property but are not sure how to get started or even where it would … (0 comments)

green acres 101: Permaculture, Garden and Soil Preparation Class at Sierra College - Oct 17, 2009 - 09/28/09 07:02 AM
Hi Everyone,
I became certified as a permaculture instructor in 2008 and after much class development I am excited to announce my newest class at Sierra College.
Permaculture, Garden and Soil Preparation Class at Sierra College - Oct 17, 2009
What is Permaculture anyway?
Class Description: Permaculture strives to leave your land in better condition than when you arrived. Basic concepts and tools of rural, suburban and urban permaculture approaches will be introduced. Specific topics covered will include philosophy and design themes, efficient water use, soil health, orchard care and gardening, energy conservation and personal power production including solar, wind and … (0 comments)

green acres 101: Learn to live more self-sufficiently and sustainably - A new class on Sept 5, 2009 - 08/20/09 08:02 AM
Learn to live more self-sufficiently and sustainably.
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
When:
Saturday  September 5, 2009 from 9am to 3pm                                     
 
Students will learn how to:                                                                                     
 
Design your urban or suburban yard or rural land to make it more productive and  pleasing Harvest and Save Water Evaluate and improve the soil you have to work with Create raised and sheet mulched growing beds Raise your own vegetables and perennial food crops (including berrries, fruit trees, root crops, herbs and more) Use cold frames, Greenhouses and Shade … (0 comments)

green acres 101: New Irrigation Design and Management Class will be held on Saturday, June 27th - 06/12/09 10:33 AM
Hi Rural Property Owners,
Paul Weir and I am excited about our next class offering in our 'private class' series for 2009 and are eager to share the good news with you. Our New Irrigation Design and Management Class will be held on Saturday, June 27th and will be held on location at a new teaching ranch in Grass Valley. Please take a look at our flyer for the event for all the details and we would love to have you join us. Bring your questions, problems and concerns and we will be happy to address each of them with you. … (0 comments)

green acres 101: Introduction to Permaculture - New 1 Day Class in Grass Valley, Feb 28, 2009 - 02/17/09 10:14 AM
Great news!
Our new rural class, "Introduction to Permaculture" will have its inaugural session on February 28, 2009.
Class will be a hands on all day event and you will surely go away with new tools and a new visison towards being a better steward of your own land. Whether you have a city lot or 100 acres, this class will have something for everyone.
Here is the official write up we submitted to a number of publications to advertise the event.
Permaculture, Energy Efficiency, Garden and Soil Preparation:This class will provide an introduction to Permaculture techniques to allow the landowner to … (0 comments)

green acres 101: All Day Pond Class @ Sierra College, March 21, 2009 - 02/05/09 05:37 AM
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