Food Forest & Agroforestry Course

Specialist - Forest gardening
Summary information

Learn everything you need to know about starting your very own food forest, agroforest and experience living on an off-grid farm on a permaculture project in Portugal. Aso the opportunity to join the Permaculture Design course the week before this course and the Natural Building course the week after.

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Schedule

Day 1: Arrival and settle in
Day 2: Tour of farm and off-grid living induction. Tour includes Natural buildings, silvopasture with pigs, reforestation, vegetable production, agroforest with sheep and our chicken food forest
Day 3: Organic fertilising. Make and apply various fertilisers such as compost, manure, biochar, vermicomposting, bio fertilisers, compost teas and cover cropping.
Day 4: Food Forests
Day 5: Agroforests
Day 6: Silvopasture
Day 7: Departure

Booking and further information
Dates and times
3 October 2022
9 October 2022
Teachers
Venue information
1, Vale Leitao, mata da rainha
6230-810 Fundao
Portugal

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