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General News · 13th March 2017
The world is starved for people able to enrich the planet while improving soil and human ecology.
You’ve dreamed of making a right livelihood growing food and raising livestock but are unsure of how to take the next step.
This summer at LINNAEA FARM we offer you 2 - weeklong programs to inoculate you with ideas and techniques to get your garden growing!
WHEN: July 8th – 15th, 2016
August 11th ~ 18th
WHERE: Linnaea Farm, Cortes Island, BC
TOPICS COVERED: Sense of Place, phenology, planning & marketing, seed sowing and saving, record keeping, animal husbandry, compost & making the most of soil, pests & weeds, practical permaculture and year round cropping.
The days will be filled with lectures and hands-on training in the field to reinforce and give context to the lessons.
COST: $1400 includes accommodation
ABOUT: Linnaea Farm is a beautiful land trust located on Cortes Island, B.C. Situated on the edge of a small lake, it comprises 315 acres of rich forests, fields, gardens and orchards.