Center for Sustainability

Center for Sustainability

Agriculture for Tomorrow


A College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences (CAFES) Program

Cal Poly landscape

Stewards of Tomorrow

Preparing leaders in sustainability through education, research, outreach, and operations.

To forget how to dig the earth and to tend the soil is to forget ourselves.

  —Mahatma Gandhi

Announcements July 2021

Upcoming Events


Cal Poly
1. Cal Poly Strawberry Center Field Day: 7/29 
2. Cal Poly Meats (and more) indoor shop open: Thurs-Sat 

San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara & Monterey Counties
3. “All-Hands-On” Workshop #1: Nutrient Cycling and Compost Production, Summerland: 7/10 
4. Open Farm Day, SLO County Farm Trail: 7/17
5. California Mid-state Fair, Paso Robles: 7/21 – 8/1
6. Organic Produce Summit, Monterey: 9/15-16 

Online

7. The link between woody biochar, forest industry, agriculture, and benefits for different users: 7/8
8. Agri-Pulse Food and Ag Policy Summit West, Sacramento & Virtual: 7/12 
     Featuring Cal Poly agribusiness professor Dr. Lynn Hamilton
9. CDFA California and The West Cape: Climate Smart Agriculture: 7/20
10. Sustainable Agronomy Conference & Conservation in Action Tour Series: 7/20-8/24
11. Sustainable Agriculture Education Association (SAEA) Conference: 7/23 
12. Soil Health Institute Virtual Annual Meeting: 8/11-12
13. Annual CAPCA Conference early registration deadline: 8/27 

Opportunities
14. Vegetable Production Manager position, Rancho Soquel Regenerative Farm, Santa Cruz
15. NRCS EQIP Conservation Incentive Contracts application deadline: 7/14
16. Leopold Conservation Awards application deadline: 7/15 
 
17. LEED Green Associate Training: 7/17, 8/26, 9/18 or Self-paced  [Discount code ‘green’

Resources
18. 21st Century Agriculture Renaissance: Solutions from the Land 

 

 

To contact us with additional announcements, please email cfs@calpoly.edu
 

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