Celebrating and conserving the ecological richness of California's grasslands

CNGA's Year-End Donation Drive Your donation will be matched dollar-for-dollar up to $10,000 thanks to Victor Schaff's matching funds donation. We need your help to reach our $20,000 goal!

Every dollar is matched, help us make this $10k turn into $20k!

Collected: $4,768.75
Goal: $10,000.00

S & S Seeds founder Victor Schaff and his daughter, S & S Manager Jody Miller 

Photo by Joshua Curry

Introduction to Grasslands Soils, Sonoma County

  • Friday, October 19, 2018
  • 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Mitsui Ranch, Petaluma CA
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  • Special member-only registration fee
  • Please bring a copy of your student ID with you to the workshop.

Registration is closed

Soils are a plant’s best friend! Build your skills with soil scientist Vic Claassen:

  • Understand California’s grassland soil ecology
  • Learn contributing aspects of soil function including: hydrology, infiltration and moisture retention, soil nutrients and microbial activity.
  • Introduction to different soil analytical methods and potential treatm
  • ents.

A morning classroom instruction session is followed by an afternoon in the field to round out this full day of learning.

  • Morning coffee and snacks are included.
  • Please bring a sack lunch, water, snacks, sunscreen, hat and sturdy shoes.
  • Carpooling is recommended. Directions and carpool information will be sent to registered attendees.
Instructor: Vic Claassen, PhD., Soil Scientist, UC Davis Department of Land, Air and Water Resources

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California Native Grasslands Association  is a 501(c)(3) Nonprofit Organization. 

This organization does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, disability, national or ethnic origin, or sexual orientation.

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