November workshop

November workshop

Nourish to Flourish:
Introduction to Biodynamics

“Emergence” skills-based workshop

TAIKURA RUDOLF STEINER SCHOOL
505 NELSON ST NORTH
HASTINGS

Saturday 18–Sunday 19 November 2017

Sat 18 Nov

9:00amWelcome
Using the biodynamic calendar
10:00amMorning tea (supplied)
10:30amTaikura Rudolf Steiner School as a Farm Organism
How to look at soil
What has happened to the compost heap we made in Oct?
What has happened to the Cow Pat Pit we made in Oct?
12:00pmThe BDAC online course
Questions and discussion
12:30pmLunch (supplied) at Tauroa Station
1:30pmFarm visit #1: Tauroa Station with Nick Radley
The Farm Organism
Introduction to the farm and tour of the property
3:30pmAfternoon tea (supplied) at Tauroa Station
4:00pmDiscussion
6:00pmShared meal and social evening
at 4 Memorial Park Ave, Haumoana

Sun 19 Nov

9:00amFarm visit #2: Poraiti Farm with Chris Hull
The Farm Organism
Introduction to the farm and tour of the property
10:30amMorning tea (supplied) at Poraiti Farm
11:00amSeed saving
The biodynamic valerian preparation
12:30pmLunch (supplied)
1:30pmManaging agricultural issues: a practical discussion
Frost protection
Pests and diseases
Weed control
2:30pmFinal review and questions
3:00pmFarewell

Register here.