NIRVANA ORGANIC FARM
National Winner of the Organic Federation of
BIODYNAMIC METHODS Beyond Organics
Sunday, March 25th &Sunday, Sept 23rd $95
One day course to introduce the practical concepts of the biodynamic methods to farmers & gardeners. The biodynamic method is a modern organic approach that creates a holistic approach to building healthy soil, plants, animals & humans. Includes notes, biodynamic preparations, lunch & teas.
April 22nd & September 9th Adults $8. Accompanied children free.
An ideal opportunity to gain an insight into a successfully run biodynamic farm .This Garden Quality Farm demonstrates an integrated system incorporating orchards, poultry, native habitat & wetlands, home food production & hardy cottage gardens all rolled into a unique lifestyle.
Life in the slow lane. Advanced bookings only. Or Book your own tour anytime.*
COMPOSTING & MULCHING
Sunday, October 7th 9.00 -12.30 $40
Principles of composting & mulching, techniques & materials used & how they can be used most effectively on your garden or farm.
VEGETABLES FOR YOUR TABLE.
Sunday, October 14th 9.00 - $35
Practical guide to establishing & maintaining a productive & healthy vegetable garden.
ORGANIC FRUIT, NUTS & BERRIES
Sunday, October 21st . $40
Practical guide to growing fruits, nuts & berries. Establishing, maintenance, ground covers, soils.
Sunday October 28th 9.00 - 12 noon. $35
All you need to know about getting started with poultry. Includes breed selection, housing, feeding, breeding, pests.
WEAVING A BIT OF MAGIC
Sunday, November 11th $90
The ideal way to recycle your garden prunings .A introduction to natural fibre weaving. Includes techniques, suitable plants & other materials to make baskets, fences & trellises. Includes all materials, lunch & teas.
All courses are held at NIRVANA ORGANIC FARM
184 LONGWOOD ROAD HEATHFIELD
UBD 157:G7. Exit from SE Freeway at
The courses are practical, ‘hands on’ conducted by experienced biodynamic/organic farmers, Deb & Quentin. Their successful small holding has been run under BIO-DYNAMIC principles since 1983.
The 4.5 ha property provides the ideal classroom filled with practical examples of how goals can be achieved & gives inspiration into this GARDEN QUALITY FARMING to both gardeners & farmers alike.
FOR BOOKINGS & FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT
DEBORAH CANTRILL OR QUENTIN JONES PHONE/ (08) 8339 2519 or email Deborah
* conditions apply
Deb Cantrill & Quentin Jones
184 Longwood Road
HEATHFIELD 5153 SA
Phone (08) 83392519