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A New Way to Farm: Workshop
October 3, 2014 @ 9:00 am - October 4, 2014 @ 2:00 pm$195
“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 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.
To register, visit http://shephardworkshop.eventbrite.ca
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