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Ecology Action Research Mini-Farm/Garden Full Tour

Saturday | August 02, 2014 | 9:00 am — 3:00 pm

Willits Mini-Farm | Willits, CA

This tour gives a good introduction to GROW BIOINTENSIVE® sustainable mini-farming, what our practical research site is accomplishing, and how our sustainable method relates to world agriculture.

Tours  include participant introductions; a discussion of the overall world challenges that humankind faces in the areas of soil, food, and nutrition;  an exploration of the connection between thinking globally and acting locally; a tour of the garden and discussion of several crops in particular; and 30-minute mini-classes on double-digging, composting, seed propagation, sustainable home garden crops, and  cooking with solar ovens given by staff, apprentices and interns.

Space is limited, register online.

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Cost: The registration fee is $25 per person. It is $15 for members or those who join at registration or make a $20 or more donation with registration.
Please contact organizer for wheelchair accessibility information.

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