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SAN DIEGO: Women’s agriculture conference in region Jan. 13-17

SAN DIEGO: Women’s agriculture conference in region Jan. 13-17

January 9, 2019


Filed under CURRENT EVENTS, Region, San Diego County

SAN DIEGO — Women interested in learning aspects of the agriculture business and networking with other women in the industry from across the country can attend the National Farmers Union’s Women’s Conference, which runs Jan. 13-17 at the Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa. Farmers, educators, policy...

Encinitas Union School District trustees OK Farm Lab expansion

Encinitas Union School District trustees OK Farm Lab expansion

North Coast Current

May 1, 2018


Filed under Education, Encinitas, Food, NORTH COAST CAMPUS

The Encinitas Union School District’s Farm Lab recently received the green light to expand after a Board of Trustees vote, the district announced April 30.

San Elijo Lagoon might appear in jeopardy now, but it’s all part of a plan

San Elijo Lagoon might appear in jeopardy now, but it’s all part of a plan

Meghan Lanigan

March 23, 2018


Filed under Cardiff by the Sea, Encinitas, North County, San Diego County, Solana Beach, Top Stories

Cranes sit on either side of Interstate 5 at the Manchester Avenue exit and orange netting outlines the area where vegetation has been cleared at San Elijo Lagoon. There is hardly any water in the back basins, the lagoon lacks greenery, and if one did not know better, it might look like the lagoon is in trouble. However, all is as it should be, according to Doug Gibson, executive director and principal scientist of the San Elijo Lagoon Conservancy.

OCEANSIDE: Learn about developing agricultural tourism Jan. 31

OCEANSIDE: Learn about developing agricultural tourism Jan. 31

January 12, 2017


Filed under CURRENT EVENTS, Food, Oceanside, Region

OCEANSIDE — Visit Oceanside, in partnership with the city of Oceanside and the South Morro Hills Agricultural Region, invites residents to an Agritourism Planning Workshop on Jan. 31 from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Participants can provide input on creating a strategy for agricultural tourism that benefits...

A route to lagoon improvement: I-5 project to bring enhancements to San Elijo reserve

A route to lagoon improvement: I-5 project to bring enhancements to San Elijo reserve

Meghan Lanigan

October 20, 2016


Filed under Cardiff by the Sea, Encinitas, Top Stories

Of the protected lagoons affected by the North Coast Corridor Project along Interstate 5, work around San Elijo Lagoon is taking a different approach.

State panel OKs Interstate 5 project across San Elijo Lagoon

North Coast Current

March 15, 2016


Filed under Cardiff by the Sea, Encinitas, LATEST NEWS

The California Coastal Commission gave the green light last week to a major makeover of Interstate 5 running across San Elijo Lagoon in Encinitas, local officials announced March 15.

San Elijo I-5 bridge expansion topic of March 9 state meeting

North Coast Current

March 3, 2016


Filed under Cardiff by the Sea, Encinitas, LATEST NEWS

The replacement and expansion of the Interstate 5 bridge over San Elijo Lagoon and related Encinitas projects are the subject of a March 9 public hearing of the California Coastal Commission.

San Elijo Lagoon nursery effort gets $8K boost from Garden Club

San Elijo Lagoon nursery effort gets $8K boost from Garden Club

North Coast Current

June 2, 2015


Filed under Carlsbad, Del Mar, Encinitas, LATEST NEWS, Oceanside, Rancho Santa Fe, Region, San Diego County, Solana Beach

The San Elijo Lagoon Conservancy’s effort to build a native plant nursery received a boost recently in the form of an $8,000 grant from the Rancho Santa Fe Garden Club. The Garden Club doled out $50,000 worth of grants May 28 to 11 organizations, from the conservancy and San Diego Botanic Garden...

School marks garden opening

School marks garden opening

North Coast Current

August 17, 2012


Filed under Education, Encinitas, K-12, LATEST NEWS, Leucadia, NORTH COAST CAMPUS

Paul Ecke Central School celebrates the opening of its garden and new produce shed with the start of school Aug. 20, the Encinitas Unified School District announced. The garden is designed to be a hands-on learning experience for the elementary school’s students, who will learn to grow food through...

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