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.