I have included some photos here to show you how beautiful it is at Nirvana Farm.
Deb always runs the best courses in the world. So treat yourself to an educational course in beautiful Nirvana.
A walk around Nirvana is the best retreat you can treat yourself too.
Here are the details, there are still some vacancies.
National Winner of the Organic Federation of Australia Awards of Excellence as the leading Organic Educator.
IMPROVE YOUR SOILS WATERHOLDING CAPACITY USING BIODYNAMIC METHODS
Sunday, Sept 20th 8.30am – 4.30pm $100
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.
VEGETABLES FOR YOUR TABLE.
Sunday, September 27th 9.00 -12.30 $40
Practical guide to establishing & maintaining a productive & healthy vegetable garden. Our climate offers many opportunities to grow food for your table all year round. Discover what plants to grow, and when. Practical tips & ideas.
INTRODUCTION TO MOON PLANTING AND USING THE PLANTING CALENDAR
Sunday, September 20th 1.30 -5pm $40
Working with the rhythms of nature can develop your skills in fine tuning your garden and can add a new dimension to your gardening experience.
COMPOSTING & MULCHING
Sunday, October 11th 9.00 -12.30 $40
Reduce water use by learning the principles of composting & mulching, techniques & materials used & how they can be used most effectively on your garden or farm.
UNDERSTANDING YOUR SOIL
Sunday, October 11th 1.30- 5pm $40
Soil underpins all gardening activities. What is a healthy soil? How can I improve my soil? Develop skills to monitor and improve your soils so they hold more moisture produce healthy plants.
ORGANIC FRUIT, NUTS & BERRIES
Sunday, October 18th 9.00 -12.30 pm. $40
Practical guide to growing fruits, nuts & berries. Establishing, maintenance, ground covers, soils.
Sunday October 25th 9.00 – 12 30 $40
All you need to know about getting started with poultry. Includes breed selection, housing, feeding, breeding, pests.
WEAVING A BIT OF MAGIC
Sunday, November 8th 9am 4pm $95
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 Stirling, turn right at roundabout & travel 3.5 km.
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
DEB OR QUENTIN PHONE/ (08) 8339 2519