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One week Food Forest Course

Learn everything you need to know about starting your very own food forest and off grid farm while experiencing community living on a new permaculture project. Enjoy daily yoga and meditation practice amongst the beautiful Portuguese countryside!

Course Outline

- Enjoy a tour of our three new food forests and the farm
- Design and plant a new food forest
- Learn how to draw to scale drawings for design and planning
- Learn about the food soil web, how to make organic fertilisers and cultivate microbiology for the soil
- Discover how to properly research trees and their companions
- Learn how to design guilds and a food forest
- Plant trees and guilds in the food forest
- Propagate perennials to plant into next year’s food forests
- Create beds for annuals in between the trees for planting to maximise the space in the food forests
- Learn how to design, select and buy irrigation systems
- Plan and perform earthworks for water catchment
- Learn how to make compost piles, organic fertilisers and how to breed fungi and bacteria for the soil (teas)
- Attend evening workshops on fermentation and how to make natural soaps

Included:
Daily Yoga class
3 Organic vegetarian meals per day
Accomodation in your tent. Caravans and tipis available for hire from 80 EU

October 19th, 2019 9:30 AM   through   October 26th, 2019 5:00 PM
Keela Yoga Farm
Fundao,
Portugal

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Ticket £ 400.00
Course Details
Course Type Introductory course
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Country Portugal
End Date 26/10/2019
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Course Start Date 19/10/2019
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