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Beekeeping Apprenticeship Program

The SF Bee-Cause Beekeeping Apprenticeship Program is a 2-year program, designed to train new beekeepers who will manage SF Bee-Cause honey bee colonies, on a volunteer basis, at one of our San Francisco beekeeping sites....

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Windbreak Bamboo for SF

I often get asked about using bamboo as a windbreak.  Oftentimes this becomes a conversation starter that let’s us dig deeper into understanding the vast world for the Bamboo.  There are a diversity of...

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Sepp Holzer holds workshop in Bay Area

In March of this year Sepp Holzer, a renowned Austrian farmer that applies many permaculture principles to his alpine farm, held a workshop in Loma Mar, CA. He is sought after internationally because he...

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November 2011 Guild Gathering

NOVEMBER GUILD GATHERING SPECIAL GUEST PRESENTER – BROCK DOLMAN – 7pmIf you’ve had the opportunity to meet Brock Dolman or seen him present, then there is nothing that we need to write here to...

Cultivating Sustainability

Cultivating Sustainability

Urban agriculture: A hands-on approach to the food crisis Living in an urban environment can often keep you from going outside and getting your hands dirty in the garden. Of course there are some...

Earth Week at Hayes Valley Farm

Celebrate Earth Week Sunday, April 24 – Friday, April 29 Hayes Valley Farm’s Earth Week will follow Earth Day. San Francisco already planned a great festival on April 23rd, so the farm decided to...