Sustainability School - Fearless Homesteading: A Year Long Course
Feb 24, 2013
from 09:30 AM to 04:30 PM
|Where||Phoenixville, PA / Chester Co|
Location: Kimberton Waldorf School, Garden Bldg, Phoenixville, Pennsylvania 19460
Description: One Sunday per month for twelve months: OCT/28-NOV/25-DEC/30-JAN/27-FEB/24-MARCH/24-APRIL/21-MAY/26-JUNE/30-JULY/TBA- AUG/TBA- SEPT/TBA
*Practical, seasonal-appropriate skills for all rural, suburban & urban dwellers with: elements of permaculture* community building* re-purposing*herb gardening & simple-medicine making *seed starting and saving*rendering animal fats*winter wellness* soupmaking* nature awareness *low tech food preservation techniques*domestic arts 101 *elemental skill sets: earth-water-fire-air* butter and soft cheesemaking*barter basics*edible forest gardens *agroforestry*"perennializing" annuals*establishing a home plant nursery* micro-livestock for the small homestead *beekeeping*natural building basics*homestead soil building and water management* Hugelkultur*making killer compost*Bokashi (indoor) composting for the winter months* growing mushrooms* four season gardening*foraging and wildcrafting 101*creating additional income streams through homesteading…
PASA partners with organizations, groups and individuals to bring you ongoing programming centered around homesteading, homemaking and backyard conservation. Our Sustainability School partners coordinate the events and registration, please follow the link for more information and to register.