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Shumei Natural Agriculture hands-on workshop (Part 2 & 3)

18 December, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

This is the 2nd and 3rd parts of our hands-on workshop of Shumei Natural Agriculture learning programme, which consists of 3 sessions

About this event

This is a combined session of the Part 2 and the Part 3 of our hands-on workshop of the Shumei Natural Agriculture learning programme, which consists of 3 sessions of one-day workshop. This is aimed at farmers/growers and students who wish to try growing food naturally without applying any chemicals, fertilisers and animal manures.

In the Part 2 session, you will look at the concept of purification and our attitude towards problems such as diseases, pests and weeds. In the Part 3 session, you will look at the importance of seed savings and characteristics of the vegetables grown by Natural Agriculture.

The course consists of lecture/presentation, farm tour and hands-on fieldwork.

By the end of this course you should be able to…

Part 2

  • Describe the key concepts of Shumei Natural Agriculture
  • Understand the attitudes towards pests and weeds
  • Understand the concept of purification
  • Recognise how people’s thoughts would affect plants

Part 3

  • Describe the key concepts of Shumei Natural Agriculture
  • Understand the relationship between seeds, soil and plants
  • Recognise how saved seeds will adopt to its environment
  • understand the common characteristics of vegetables grown by Narural Agriculture method

Please register from our Eventbrite page.

 

 

Sponsored by Stockfree Organic Services  

Our model farm is organically certified by the Soil Association.

Details

Date:
18 December, 2021
Time:
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://yatesbury-learning2_3.eventbrite.co.uk

Organiser

Shumei Yatesbury
Phone:
01672 539 457
Email:
yatesbury@shumei.eu

Venue

Shumei Yatesbury
Shumei Yatesbury, 3 Yatesbury House Farm, Yatesbury
Calne, SN11 8YG United Kingdom
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