Organic gardening

Film Showing – Evolution of Organic

Kick-off a Year of Sustainable Gardening! Join Alameda Backyard Growers at 7PM on January 11, 2018 at Rhythmix Cultural Works for a screening of filmmaker Mark Kitchell’s new film: Evolution of Organic. This is the story of organic agriculture, told by those who built the movement. A motley crew of […]

Evolution of Organic Film

Farm Tour

Farm Tour and Volunteer Work Party

Yes, there is a farm in Alameda! Join us to learn about the farm and its CSA and lend a hand on a project improving the farm’s productivity. We’ll tour the farm for an hour, learning what it produces, how you can purchase its products, and its place at Alameda […]

IPM Principles and Practices for Pests of the Fall Garden

with Dr. Andrew Sutherland, UC Cooperative Extension Monday,¬†September 8, 2014 (6:30 – 7:30 PM), Rhythmix Cultural Works This interactive presentation will provide an overview of the central tenets of integrated pest management (IPM) as illustrated by several IPM programs for specific pests of Bay Area urban garden systems. Speaker: Dr. […]

Improving Soil Quality

Saturday, September 13, 20142:00 – 3:00pm FREE event open to the public presented by Rob Bennaton Alameda Main Library Here is a link to Rob Bennaton’s talk on Improving your Soil Quality. Here is a PDF on Soil Fertility Management for Organic Crops¬†(PDF).