March 25 & 26 – Online – Soil, Plant, and Farm Methodology Course with John Kenny of Big Train Farm
The twelfth annual (2023) spring course for farmers, gardeners, and others interested in the world of soil and plant health and function. This course covers foundational and current soil science, crop science, and soil maintenance principles with a focus on organic/regenerative/sustainable farming methodology.
For Who? This material will be accessible and stimulating for any kind of grower from any background (farming, gardening, etc). Although the material may be challenging for the beginner it will be presented with an introductory focus.
What’s Covered? See here for a detailed description of the syllabus.
Where Abouts? We will be offering class virtually this year.
What Days and Time? The course will be offered virtually during the weekend of March 25th and 26th. There are two classes per day (four classes total), each running about 1.5-2 hours. The class will start at 1 pm and end around 5-5:30pm (half-hour break between classes).
What’s the Charge? Current sliding scale is a requested $75-$ 150. Please pay what you can afford. NOFA/RI scholarships are typically available. Contact John to inquire about scholarships. None are turned away
How Do I Register? Please make sure you are available for both days of class before registering. They are complementary. Register using Eventbrite here: Soil