COURSES / WORKSHOPS
at Yatesbury Organic Farm, Near Calne, Wiltshire (Soil Association certified)
Courses promoted by Stockfree Organic Network
STOCKFREE ORGANIC VEGETABLE GROWING
Looking at building soil fertility with no animal manures or by-products, and maintaining a sustainable growing system.
We highly recommend the following workshops
These workshops are aimed at farmers, growers and anyone interested in growing food naturally without chemicals, fertilisers and animal manures. The days consist of lecture/presentation, farm tour and hands-on fieldwork.
Early booking is always advisable as places are limited
The courses below took place last summer and were very successful. They will run again in 2020 as follows and information/prices are available (see below for contact details). NOTE All courses include vegan lunch.
Basic one-day workshops –
Sunday 19th April 10am – 2.30pm
Sunday 24th May 10am – 2.30pm
Saturday 28th June 10am – 2.30pm
Saturday 1st August 10am – 2.30pm
Saturday 12th September 10am – 2.30pm
The courses will cover –
How to maintain fields and crops with the concept of ‘purification’. Ways of addressing pests and weeds.
The importance of seed-saving. Understanding how saved seeds adapt to their environment. The characteristics of vegetables grown by Natural Agriculture.
Three-day basic-advanced workshop
29th – 31st August 10.30am-2.30pm daily. Intensive hands-on programme for those who wish to learn the basics, and then to learn in more depth about Natural Agriculture. Includes vegan lunch on each day.
Note – the first of these 3 days will be as the basic workshops above. If this has already been attended earlier, then book just days 2 and 3.
NOTE If you wish you can send your email address to email@example.com to show your interest.
For more information about all courses, click here
Organic Seed Business
We offer talks to groups within a 35 mile radius of Warminster, Wiltshire
If you would like us to talk to your Gardening Club or Horticultural Society, please contact us by email firstname.lastname@example.org