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Puu O Kumau Ranch, Hawaii | Full day workshop

  • Puu O Kumau Ranch Kohala Mountain Road Waimea, HI United States (map)

REGISTER: $40/$60 tickets:

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.