Event: Introduction to Biodynamics: CFA Centre


Name:

An Introduction to Biodynamics – Grazing, cropping and horticulture

Horns

Date:

Monday 14th and Tuesday 15th October 2013. 9am – 5pm

Location

CFA Centre, cnr Milton & High Sts, Bannockburn, Vic

You will learn how the biodynamic preparations contribute to the soil food web creating fertility and balance in your soil with regenerative ecological outcomes.

Biodynamics is a cost effective and personally rewarding method of producing high quality vines and grapes to make exceptional wines.

Applicable for commercial operators and garden enthusiasts.

This two day workshop will include:

  • The life of the soil
  • Creating fertility in your soil with biodynamics
  • Managing your natural resources
  • Practical application of the biodynamic preparations
  • Using the planting calendar to optimise your production
  • Developing risk management: Weeds, Pests, Diseases
  • Agriculture and horticulture as contributors to environmental health

Books and biodynamic preparations will be available for sale.

Presented By

JohnPriestly

John Priestly
John is a third generation ecological farmer. He has been evolving his practice and knowledge of biodynamics for over 50 years at Paterson in the NSW Hunter Valley. He is a wealth of practical knowledge with a keen eye for the small observations that can make a difference to farming.

Hamish Mackay
Hamish has been working with biodynamics for 40 years and presents biodynamics as a cost effective and enjoyable way to produce high quality food and fibre suitable for human health and well-being; at the same time improving our environment.

Venue

CFA Centre, cnr Milton & High Sts, Bannockburn, Vic

The CFA Centre is located right in the heart of Bannockburn township. Bannockburn is approximately 25 minutes drive north-west of Geelong and 70 minutes drive south-west of Melbourne. You can navigate to Bannockburn via the below map.


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Bookings

Book your place below with your credit card or paypal account by clicking HERE and then once you’ve added to cart, click go to checkout on the right hand side under the shopping cart title. Or, if you’d prefer to pay by phone, cheque or direct deposit call us on 02 6657 5270 or email: office@biodynamics2024.com.au

LOCAL CONTACT: Daryl Pagan 0418 524 292

Cost

Registration $330 pp GST incl.
$500 for couples & $150 previous workshop participant.

Lunch, morning & afternoon teas provided.

Please register by Wednesday 9th October, 2013.

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