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Food Forest Workshop

October 27 @ 3:00 pm - October 30 @ 10:00 am UTC-5

- $400

Join me for a food forest installation AND gravity fed water transition at the Holler Homestead. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and beverages provided. Camping included and available on site.

Instructors:

Nicholas Ferguson, Homegrown Liberty
Shawn Mills, Hack My Solar

Activities: Food Forest

  • Principles for planning a food forest within your big picture permaculture vision
  • WHY NOW?
  • Earthworks done during class (weather permitting – we will do them before if it looks rainy that weekend. If this happens we will start with a tour of what we did and why)
  • How to plant the food forest
  • Hands-on planting

Activities: Gravity Fed Water System

  • Why we chose this project as part of our big picture move to reduce dependence on the power grid
  • How this new system adds resilience in power outages
  • What function stacking projects did we add while the ditch was open
  • WHY NOW?
  • Actual plumbing of the system (Assuming we can source all the fittings)

Other Activities:

  • Rocket Mass Heater Tour
  • Solar Water Heater Tour
  • Livestock/Fencing Tour
  • Other pop up sessions as time allows
  • Nicole Sauce’s Saturday evening birthday bash. (Halloween costumes welcome)

Details

Start:
October 27 @ 3:00 pm UTC-5
End:
October 30 @ 10:00 am UTC-5
Cost:
$400
Website:
https://www.livingfreeintennessee.com/product/food-forest-class-with-nick-ferguson/

Organizer

Nicole Sauce
Email:
Nicole@livingfreeintennessee.com
View Organizer Website

Venue

Holler Homestead
605 Long Branch RD
Lancaster, TN 38569 United States
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Details

Start:
October 27 @ 3:00 pm UTC-5
End:
October 30 @ 10:00 am UTC-5
Cost:
$400
Website:
https://www.livingfreeintennessee.com/product/food-forest-class-with-nick-ferguson/

Organizer

Nicole Sauce
Email:
Nicole@livingfreeintennessee.com
View Organizer Website

Venue

Holler Homestead
605 Long Branch RD
Lancaster, TN 38569 United States
+ Google Map