Sat, 26 Nov|
Ōtākaro Orchard Urban Farm
Integrated Growing Systems - Module 4
Zone 3-4: Polycultures, urban agriculture, Orchard and food forest layout & design, mushroom culture, wild foraging, agroforestry systems and animal interaction. Plus some design activities around plant guilds (collection of species choice for certain plant groups)
Time & Location
26 Nov 2022, 8:30 am – 27 Nov 2022, 4:30 pm
Ōtākaro Orchard Urban Farm, 333 Manchester Street, Christchurch Central City, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
About the Event
Integrated Growing Systems
8:30 - 10:00 - Design Elements: Planning; Apply Self-regulation and Accept Feedback; and Integrate rather than Segregate
10:30 -12:00 - What is integrated growing systems
1:00 - 2:00 - Urban Argriculture
3:00 - 4:30 - Orchard & Food Forest Design and Layout - Site visit to Ōtakaro Orchard
8:30 - 9:00 - Recp on yesterday, any questions
9:00 - 10:15 - Mushroom Culture
10:30 - 11:30 - Wild Foraging
12:30 - 2:00 - Agroforestry Systems & Animals Integration & Management
3:00 - 4:30 - Edible Landscape Design Activity
We will provide morning and afternoon teas and snacks .
Lunches are generally potluck style, provided and shared by participants, though you are not expected to share food, especially those with specific food requirements.
We do cater for vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free diets.
Each Module Costs $220 - Please register below and we will get back to you about space availability on each of the modules and send through the payment details.
We have an open policy and do not required you to be vaccinated to attend. We do have safety practices in place, if you wish to know more, please contact us my email.
If you can't attend the weekend, please get in touch to let us know, and a full refund will be given.
Please give plenty of notice to allow anyone on the waiting list to attend instead. for this reason refunds can not be given 5 days leading up to the event, though your funds can be transfered to another course with an additional small admin fee.
Non attendance will not be refunded, though please get in contact if you have a geinuine reason why for options of fund transfer.