Fri, Aug 05|
Care of Animals
July 22, 2022 or August 5, 2022 Shanti Permaculture Farm invites you to learn the basics of farm animal care during our upcoming Farming 101 classes!
Time & Location
Aug 05, 2022, 4:00 PM – Aug 07, 2022, 12:00 PM
Occidental, 16715 Coleman Valley Rd, Occidental, CA 95465, USA
About the event
Learn Permaculture Farming with Shanti's weekend classes twice a month from Friday evening through Sunday early afternoon, with a personal break all afternoon Saturday. A vegetarian meal will be served Saturday & evenings spent by the campfire.
Classes will be held every other weekend from May through the end of October, weather permitting. You will learn about farming from Elizabeth Medgyesy, founder of Shanti Permaculture Farm, who in ten years has brought her land from void of food production to the flourishing farm that it is today. Families and pets welcome!
Hands-on classes will be held on topics such as:
What is Permaculture?
Care of Livestock: chickens/ducks/geese, sheep and llamas
Soil Nourishment; How to Grow Vegetables, Berries and Fruits
Importance of Homesteading in a world of increasing climate change
Water and Energy Conservation, techniques that you can implement right now
Responsible Recycling and Composting Techniques, living responsibly
Care of Animals
+$3.75 service fee
Caring for baby/mature animals: chickens/ducks/geese, sheep and llamas. This includes feeding, watering, protecting from predators, shearing, health and vaccines, how to keep animals out of the weather, and the importance of breeds and history of these animals.
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