Two Week Farming Intensive - Calypso Farm & Ecology Center
START A FARM. RUN A HOMESTEAD. BUILD COMMUNITY.
Get the growing knowledge and hands-on production and business planning skills to launch a small-scale farm or home garden through TWO WEEKS of intensive farming education at Calypso Farm and Ecology Center. The Farming Intensive is a highly condensed version of Calypso's 5-month Farmer Training Program, giving participants a crash coarse in a broad array of growing and homesteading techniques and the business planning materials to develop a Whole Farm Plan for a successful food project.
DATES: Sunday, July 22nd - Saturday, August 4th
Camping on the Farm, $750 : Includes instruction, prepared lunches Monday - Friday, tent site (with outhouse access), shared sauna, outdoor cooking space, basic food staples and fresh vegetables.
Living Off-Farm, $500 : Includes all instruction and prepared lunches Monday - Friday.
Materials Fee, $50 : Covers all printed resources.
Learn more about Calyps through our series of features!
Farm U - Part 1 - Summer
Farm U - Part 2 - Fall
Farm U - Part 3 - Winter (coming soon)
Farm U - Part 4 - Spring (coming soon)
Date: July 22 - August 04, 2018 12:00 AM
Location: Calypso Farm & Ecology Center | 4780 Old Nenana Hwy, Fairbanks, AK 99709
Event website: calypsofarm.org