Sign up Below for the 2019 workshop!
The time has never been more ripe to nourish a literacy that can help break the cycles of an unsustainable culture. The world is started for people with the ability to enrich the planet while improving soil and the human ecology. You’ve dreamed of making a life and right livelihood growing food and raising livestock, but are unsure of how to take the next step. Covering such topics as: sense of place, phenology, planning & marketing, seed sowing and saving, record keeping, animal husbandry, composting and making the most of soil, pests & weeds, practical permaculture and year round cropping. The days will be filled with hands on training in the field. Stay in our spacisious farmhouse overlooking Gunflint Lake and surrounded by the pristine wilderness of Cortes Island.
July 22nd – July 26th, 2019
TOPICS COVERED: Sense of Place, phenology, planning & marketing, seed sowing and saving, record keeping, animal husbandry, compost & making the most of soil, pests & weeds, practical permaculture and year round cropping.
The days will be filled with lectures and hands-on training in the field to reinforce and give context to the lessons.
Come get your hands dirty and learn to become a producer!
Take the course, including farm accommodation: $900
Take the course and stay off the farm: $600
($100 deposit required to hold your space)
*In the event the registrant cancels 30 days prior to the start of the course, 50% will be refunded.