Fri, Sep 02|
Shanti Permaculture Farm
Conserving Water & Energy
August 19, 2022 or September 2, 2022 Shanti Permaculture Farm invites you to learn the basics of water & energy conservation during our upcoming Farming 101 classes!
Time & Location
Sep 02, 2022, 4:00 PM – Sep 04, 2022, 12:00 PM
Shanti Permaculture Farm, 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
Water & Energy Conservation
Water & Energy Conservation techniques. Observing water conservation techniques like grey-water & rain catchment, transfer by pump and storage. Energy/water conservation at home and planning for drought and blackouts.$150.00+$3.75 service fee