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A New Way to Farm: Workshop

October 3, 2014 @ 9:00 am - October 4, 2014 @ 2:00 pm


“Farming with Nature Profitably” with Mark Shephard (Author and Polyculture Expert)

Open Consultation Workshop – 2 Day hands-on experience at Waterloo North Mennonite Church, Waterloo, Ontario

Friday October 3rd, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm: Principles

Saturday October 4th, 9:00 am – 2:00 pm: Field Day
Farmer, engineer, ecologist, and author Mark Shephard will be providing a 2 day, in-the-field, open consultation in Waterloo. Mark will explain how to transition from a purely annual production to a perennial system that integrates nut and fruit trees, fruiting bushes and vines, alley crops, and pastured livestock. Keyline design and a water management technique will be included and demonstrated in the field.

Registration: $195
Registration fee includes refreshments and lunch, entry to the public talk, as well as the two day workshop. Limited scholarships are available upon request. Books available for purchase.

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October 3, 2014 @ 9:00 am
October 4, 2014 @ 2:00 pm
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Waterloo North Mennonite Church
100 Benjamin Rd
Waterloo, Ontario Canada
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