RESTORATION AGRICULTURE OFFERS VIBRANT, PRODUCTIVE, REAL-WORLD ALTERNATIVES TO SAVE WATER AND RESTORE OUR SOILS.
Want to learn how? Join us for 5-days of hands-on learning as we transform a 17-acre farm into San Diego’s first Restoration Agriculture farm.
Restoration Agriculture Workshop
March 10-14th, 2015
Get hands-on training from one of the leading restoration agriculturalists, Mark Shepard, on a 17-acre homestead in Southern California’s beautiful Valley Center.
This 5-day intensive will teach you how to observe and determine the necessary actions for harvesting water in the most effective manner possible.
You’ll have a chance to learn surveying, site prep, focused water harvesting, and appropriate flow strategies for your landscape and create a Restoration Agriculture system.
Restoration Agriculture Workshop Topics We’ll Cover
- Restoration Agriculture 101
- Farm Tour & Observation
- Identifying Your Biome
- Keyline Water Management
- Surveying & Mapping Keylines
- Installing Real-World Earthworks
- Agroforestry 101
- Site Visit & Putting Skills to Use