Category: Community Garden

Upcoming Events 2019-2020

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Looking for new events? Find out where, when, a brief description, and flyer of an event right here. *Not all events are hosted by DAC. Some are hosted by other agencies and their supportive programs*

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AT for Gardening

Check out the new selection of gardening equipment in DAC’s Device Lending Library!  Just in time for Fall planting.   Potted Plant Mover with 2 Wheels           Item Number 160872 Ergonomic Steel Bulb Auger                        Item Number 161162 Walnut and Pecan Picker…

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Outreach & Presentations

  Lots of outreach being done in our communities. If you wish a presentation of DAC programs and services please let us know. DAC counties include Butte, Colusa, Glenn, Lassen, Modoc, Plumas, Shasta, Siskiyou, and Tehama. Chico Office (530) 893-8527…

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CHICO — In an empty field in northwest Chico, Mark Stemen has visions of towering tomatoes, sprawling squash and fabulous flowers sprouting from the ground. The Oak Way Community Garden, at West Eighth and Nord avenues, has already connected to…

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EARLY DEATH REPLACED BY DISABILITY AS MOST SIGNIFICANT HEALTH RISK “The health of most of the planet’s population is rapidly coming to resemble that of the United States, where death in childhood is rare, too much food is a bigger…

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Community Garden Plot Thriving as Winter Nears

Husband and wife agricultural team, Tong Vang and Mai Lor, have done amazing work on ILSNC’s plot at the Bidwell Community Garden in Chico.  Following a successful Spring/Summer crop, they re-planted a Fall/Winter garden specializing in a variety of green…

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