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Shumei Natural Agriculture hands-on workshop

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3 Yatesbury House Farm Cottages

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This hands-on workshop is a part of 2017 Shumei Natural Agriculture learning programme, which consists of 3 sessions of one-day workshop in spring, summer and autumn. This is aimed at farmers/growers and students who wish to try growing food naturally without applying any chemicals, fertilizers and animal manures. On this April session, you will look at the importance of soil; role of composts; basic idea of seed savings. The course consists of lecture/presentation, farm tour and fieldwork.

By the end of this course you should be able to...

  • Describe the key concepts of Shumei Natural Agriculture
  • Understand the role of soil and composts/catch crops
  • Understand the importance of seed saving in Natural Agriculture
  • Recognise how people’s thoughts would affect plants


Next workshops

Part 2 (29th July):
How to maintain fields and crops with the concept of “purification”

Part 3 (2nd September):
More detailed concept of seed saving, characteristic of the vegetables grown by Natural Agriculture


If I want to learn more, what course can I do next?

We will host 3-day intensive programme for those who wish to learn more thorough ideas of Shumei Natural Agriculture.

Date 1: 18-20 Aug 2017
Date 2: 13-15 Oct 2017*

(* Course contents will be the same as Date 1 except the fieldwork.)

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