Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany | 1-day Seminar: Transitioning to Bio-Intensive Systems
Nov
17
10:00 AM10:00

Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany | 1-day Seminar: Transitioning to Bio-Intensive Systems

  • Fakultät für Umwelt und Natürliche Ressourcen Room 100 (map)
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This seminar is a full-day focus group intended to cover the topics related to transitioning to bio-intensive systems on organic small-scale farms.

*Limited places are available

Location:
Fakultät für Umwelt und Natürliche Ressourcen
Tennenbacher Str. 4
Room 100

Price: 100€

To get your tickets, please click here.

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New Brunswick, New Jersey | NOFA NJ Winter Conference
Jan
28
to Jan 29

New Brunswick, New Jersey | NOFA NJ Winter Conference

  • Rutgers Douglass Student Center (map)
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Keynote Address - NOFA-NJ’s 27th Annual Winter Conference, New Jersey’s largest organic food and agricultural conference is coming! This year’s conference features two jam-packed days of classes and workshops with nationally and locally recognized speakers in the how's and why's of sustainable, local agriculture and food. With tracks in food & nutrition, beginning farming, homesteading, livestock, advanced/technical farming and organic gardening, the Winter Conference has something for everyone whether you're a farmer, a gardener, a foodie or a fan of an organic lifestyle.  

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St Joseph, MO | Great Plains Growers Conference and Trade Show
Jan
13
to Jan 14

St Joseph, MO | Great Plains Growers Conference and Trade Show

  • Fulkerson Center, Missouri Western University (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Keynote Address - Jean-Martin provides beginning farmers with a solid framework to be successful with their own farms. From soil preparation to crop rotation strategies and dealing with insect pests, discover how his manages the farm without the use of a tractor or any heavy machinery. He will share his journey in developing a successful farm, along with tools and techniques for successful, profitable, human-scale vegetable growing. Jean-Martin's farming strategy places a strong emphasis on intelligent farm design, appropriate technologies and harnessing the power of soil biology as key components of successful farming.

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Melbourne, AUS | Urban Farming Masterclass with Curtis Stone
Feb
28
9:00 AM09:00

Melbourne, AUS | Urban Farming Masterclass with Curtis Stone

Presented by Milkwood Permaculture

Join us for a day exploring the details of successful small-plot grower Jean-Martin Fortier’s extraordinary market gardening enterprise, for insights to how you could build your own.

This Masterclass is presented in conjunction with Green City Acres' Curtis Stone, who will present his one day workshop on Feb 27.

Head to Milkwood Permaculture for more information and registration.

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Sydney, AUS | Urban Farming Masterclass
Feb
27
9:00 AM09:00

Sydney, AUS | Urban Farming Masterclass

Presented by Milkwood Permaculture

Join us for a day exploring the details of successful small-plot grower Jean-Martin Fortier’s extraordinary market gardening enterprise, for insights to how you could build your own.

This Masterclass is presented in conjunction with Green City Acres' Curtis Stone, who will present his one day workshop on Feb 28.

Head to Milkwood Permaculture for more information and registration.
 

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Thames, NZ | Two-day workshop w/ Jean-Martin Fortier & Curtis Stone
Feb
20
to Feb 21

Thames, NZ | Two-day workshop w/ Jean-Martin Fortier & Curtis Stone

Join Jean-Martin Fortier + Curtis Stone – two world-class growers, who work small-scale farms and produce outstanding food for their communities while making a profitable livelihood.

They will lead one day each and you’re welcome to book for a single day if limited by finances or schedule. Jean-Martin will take most of the first day and Curtis the second.

You will learn the inner workings of small-plot growing and discover how urban micro-farming can be a profitable enterprise while regenerating the land and your local food system.

Both growers will share the design and workings of their individual enterprises – both the production and the business – with insights and knowledge that has been hard won, but ready for you to take and implement.

For more info, and to register, please visit the Six Figure Farming NZ website!

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Waikato, NZ | Introductory Talk w/ Jean-Martin Fortier & Curtis Stone
Feb
18
7:00 PM19:00

Waikato, NZ | Introductory Talk w/ Jean-Martin Fortier & Curtis Stone

The Six Figure Farming NZ tour will bring Jean-Martin Fortier and Curtis Stone, two of the leading lights in the urban farming movement, to communities across New Zealand

Workshops proudly sponsored by Ooooby (Out of our own backyards).

A $20 contribution at the door is appreciated - we believe you will receive that value and more.

Find more about the Six Figure Farming New Zealand tour at the website, or on Facebook.

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Taranaki, NZ | Two-day workshop w/ Jean-Martin Fortier & Curtis Stone
Feb
13
to Feb 14

Taranaki, NZ | Two-day workshop w/ Jean-Martin Fortier & Curtis Stone

Join Jean-Martin Fortier + Curtis Stone – two world-class growers, who work small-scale farms and produce outstanding food for their communities while making a profitable livelihood.

They will lead one day each and you’re welcome to book for a single day if limited by finances or schedule. Jean-Martin will take most of the first day and Curtis the second.

You will learn the inner workings of small-plot growing and discover how urban micro-farming can be a profitable enterprise while regenerating the land and your local food system.

Both growers will share the design and workings of their individual enterprises – both the production and the business – with insights and knowledge that has been hard won, but ready for you to take and implement.

For more info, and to register, please visit the Six Figure Farming NZ website!

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Taranaki, NZ | Introductory Talk w/ Jean-Martin Fortier & Curtis Stone
Feb
12
7:00 PM19:00

Taranaki, NZ | Introductory Talk w/ Jean-Martin Fortier & Curtis Stone

The Six Figure Farming NZ tour will bring Jean-Martin Fortier and Curtis Stone, two of the leading lights in the urban farming movement, to communities across New Zealand

Workshops proudly sponsored by Ooooby (Out of our own backyards).

A $20 contribution at the door is appreciated - we believe you will receive that value and more.

Find more about the Six Figure Farming New Zealand tour at the website, or on Facebook.

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Christchurch, NZ | Two-day workshop w/ Jean-Martin Fortier & Curtis Stone
Feb
6
to Feb 7

Christchurch, NZ | Two-day workshop w/ Jean-Martin Fortier & Curtis Stone

Join Jean-Martin Fortier + Curtis Stone – two world-class growers, who work small-scale farms and produce outstanding food for their communities while making a profitable livelihood.

They will lead one day each and you’re welcome to book for a single day if limited by finances or schedule. Jean-Martin will take most of the first day and Curtis the second.

You will learn the inner workings of small-plot growing and discover how urban micro-farming can be a profitable enterprise while regenerating the land and your local food system.

Both growers will share the design and workings of their individual enterprises – both the production and the business – with insights and knowledge that has been hard won, but ready for you to take and implement.

For more info, and to register, please visit the Six Figure Farming NZ website!

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Christchurch, NZ | Introductory talk w/ Jean-Martin Fortier & Curtis Stone
Feb
5
7:00 PM19:00

Christchurch, NZ | Introductory talk w/ Jean-Martin Fortier & Curtis Stone

The Six Figure Farming NZ tour will bring Jean-Martin Fortier and Curtis Stone, two of the leading lights in the urban farming movement, to communities across New Zealand

Workshops proudly sponsored by Ooooby (Out of our own backyards).

A $20 contribution at the door is appreciated - we believe you will receive that value and more.

Find more about the Six Figure Farming New Zealand tour at the website, or on Facebook.

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Six Figure Farming for Small Plots
Jan
31
9:00 AM09:00

Six Figure Farming for Small Plots

Join Hāna Ranch and Jean-Martin Fortier, the Market Gardener, for a full-day intensive farming workshop.

Register here!

In this workshop Jean-Martin will provide an overview of all aspects of his market garden demonstrating how adopting intensive methods of production can lead to the optimization of a cropping system. Specifically he will discuss how to:

 

1) Set-up a micro-farm by designing biologically intensive cropping systems, all with digestible capital outlay.

2) Adopt a permanent bed system, farm without a tractor all while minimizing fossil fuel inputs through the use of the best hand tools, appropriate machinery and minimum tillage practices.

3) How to grow mixed vegetables systematically with attention to weed and pest management best approach practices.

Find out more about Hāna Ranch here!

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