Forest Gardening in 5 days

Specialist - Forest gardening
Summary information

Forest gardens are everybody's favourite idea of low-input, high-output growing. This 5-day course will give you a good understanding of the theory and practice of this approach. It will show you how to plan, plant and maintain a forest garden garden. You will get a chance to delve into the ecological basics that make good forest gardens so successful, try your hand at practical maintenance work in Old Slenningford's well-established and super-productive garden and get help in designing your own forest garden if you wish to do so!
Suitable for beginners and those with some experience.

Tutors:
Tomas Remiarz has worked with forest gardens for 15 years and is involved in permaculture trials of vegetable and perennial polycultures.
Rachel Benson has been running the forest garden at Old Slenningford since 2004.

Booking and further information
Dates and times
More dates and times information: 
Arrival from Monday 8th 11am, start 2pm Finish Friday 12th lunchtime
8 July 2013 to 12 July 2013
Teachers
Tomas Remiarz, Rachel Benson
Venue information
Apprentice Teachers
Teacher apprentices: 
This course is open to offers from apprentice teachers wishing to gain teaching experience.