WHATCOM — Every third Thursday of the month, the Whatcom Farm Speaker Series presents a topic for anyone to be educated on. The Whatcom Conservation District is the key sponsor.

This is upcoming:

  • Conservation Practices for Whatcom County Pig Farms, 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 21, in Ten Mile Grange, 6958 Hannegan Rd. south of Lynden.
  • Composting on Your Farm; Nutrient Cycling for Fun and Profit, 6 p.m. Thursday April 18, at a location to be determined.
  • Pastured Sheep Farming in Whatcom County, 6 p.m. Thursday May 17, RSVP for the workshop location.

RSVP is encouraged to Corina Cheever at ccheever@whatcomcd.org or 360-526-2381 ext. 104.

Also, the annual Small Farm Expo headed up by the Conservation District is on Saturday, March 9, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the Northwest Washington Fairgrounds.