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

New Brunswick, New Jersey | NOFA NJ Winter Conference

  • Rutgers Douglass Student Center

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.  

Learn more and register

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

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

  • Fulkerson Center, Missouri Western University

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.

Learn more and register

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.

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.
 

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

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

  • Thames New Zealand

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!

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

  • Waikato New Zealand

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.

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

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

  • Taranaki New Zealand

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!

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

  • Taranaki New Zealand

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.

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

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

  • Christchurch New Zealand

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!

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

  • Christchurch New Zealand

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.

Six Figure Farming for Small Plots
Jan
31
9:00 am09:00

Six Figure Farming for Small Plots

  • Hana Ranch Provisions

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!

Puu O Kumau Ranch, Hawaii | Full day workshop
Jan
27
9:00 am09:00

Puu O Kumau Ranch, Hawaii | Full day workshop

  • Puu O Kumau Ranch

REGISTER: $40/$60 tickets: sixfigurefarmingonhawaiiisland.brownpapertickets.com

Please reserve your place by January 10, 2016

Lunch and reception included in the ticket price.

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:

  • Set-up a micro-farm by designing biologically intensive cropping systems, all with digestible capital outlay
  • 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;
  • How to grow mixed vegetables systematically with attention to weed and pest management best approach practices. 
Grass Valley, California | Sustainable Food & Farm Conference
Jan
8
Jan 10

Grass Valley, California | Sustainable Food & Farm Conference

Nevada County’s Sustainable Food and Farm Conference brings together a diverse panel of speakers, farming related businesses and organizations, for a weekend full of informative lectures, a food and farming exposition, plus numerous workshops for all levels of farming and ranching.

Keynote presentations with Paul Stamets, Gabe Brown, and Jean-Martin Fortier in the morning plus in-depth breakout sessions with all three experts in the afternoon!

Learn More and Register Here!

Selmer, Tenessee | On-Farm Consultation at Rosecreek Farms
Dec
7
1:00 pm13:00

Selmer, Tenessee | On-Farm Consultation at Rosecreek Farms

  • Rosecreek Farms

Get a farm-based, practical vision of small-scale profitable farming techniques, join Jean-Martin and Rosecreek Farms for a public on-farm consultation!

BCS equipment and attachments demos are on! Jean-Martin will also show techniques and systems he would set in place to make a successful farm. For those who benefit with seeing things done in action this day is for you. Drinks, coffee and snacks will be provided.

Register here at Brown Paper Tickets

Stone Barns Centre, Pocantico Hills, New York, USA | National Young Farmers Coalition
Dec
2
Dec 4

Stone Barns Centre, Pocantico Hills, New York, USA | National Young Farmers Coalition

Talks at Young Farmers' Conference at the Stone Barns Center in Pocantico Hills, New York, USA

The Young Farmers Conference, at Stone Barns Center for Food & Agriculture, is convening some 250 young and beginning farmers for intensive workshops, demonstrations, business courses, conversations and dancing. Part of the Center's Growing Farmers Initiative, the conference is unique in scope and reach, bringing together thought leaders, creative practitioners and business experts in the sustainable agriculture movement with farmers eager for ideas, information and connection.

Presented by National Young Farmers Coalition

Register here!

Warren, Rhode Island | Six Figure Farming for Small Plots
Nov
21
9:00 am09:00

Warren, Rhode Island | Six Figure Farming for Small Plots

  • Hope & Main

Full day workshop presented by the Northeast Organic Farming Association of Rhode Island

Essential Tools & Techniques for the Small Scale Organic Vegetable Growers

Learn essential tools and techniques for successful market gardening from Jean-Martin Fortier, one of Canada’s most recognized and influential organic growers. This workshop will give you in-depth instruction about adopting intensive methods.

Register Here!

New Haven, Vermont, USA  | Six Figure Farming for Small Plots
Nov
7
9:30 am09:30

New Haven, Vermont, USA | Six Figure Farming for Small Plots

  • Golden Well Apiaries, 1089 River Rd, New Haven, VT USA

Full day intensive workshop, presented by Golden Well Farm & Apiaries

Learn essential tools and techniques for successful market gardening from Jean-Martin Fortier, one of Canada’s most recognized and influential organic growers. This workshop will give you in-depth instruction about adopting intensive methods.

Visit Golden Well Apiaries on Facebook!

And check them out on Instagram!

Register here!

Scottsdale, Arizona, USA | Profitable Small-Scale Farming
Oct
30
9:00 am09:00

Scottsdale, Arizona, USA | Profitable Small-Scale Farming

  • ASU SkySong

Presented by AgritopiaArizona State University’s Food Systems Transformation InitiativeNational Young Farmers Coalition and University of Arizona Cooperative Extension.

Learn to maximize profits on small farming plots from one of Canada's most recognized and influential organic growers, Jean-Martin Fortier. During this one-day training, Fortier will provide in-depth instruction on optimizing cropping systems for intensive methods of production.

For more information or to register please visit the ASU website

 

 

Montreal, QC, Canada | Maraîchage sur petite surface
Oct
24
Oct 25

Montreal, QC, Canada | Maraîchage sur petite surface

  • Centre-ville au Centre St-Pierre 1212, rue Panet Montreal, QC Canada

Formation de 2 jours en maraîchage sur petite surface.

La formation s’adresse à des gens songeant à s’installer en maraichage ou à des jardiniers-amateurs voulant approfondir leur méthode de travail pour la culture des légumes biologiques.

Coût: 125 $ taxes incluses. Les places sont limité à 50 et ont tendance à se remplir, réserver tôt !

NOTEZ que les billets sont NON remboursables. En cas de désistement, nous pourrons vous aidez à trouver preneur, mais la responsabilité vous reviens.

Pour l'enregistrement et de l'information