skip to main content

I want to...

Current filter:

Facilities

Food Forest Workshop

Food Forest Workshop


Our two day Food Forest Workshop covers the history of designed food forests, and takes you through options for your own design process, implementation and maintenance stages.

It includes aspects such as site assessment, shelter, water management, soils, designing in fertility and pest control, the seven layers of planting, guild design, appropriate species for various climates (primarily focused on Hawke's Bay), plant propagation and sourcing, and integration of animals.

What you get:
- Tuition - theory and practical sessions
- Site visits - tour the Kahikatea Farm food forest and see what works for us, and what we'd do differently!
- Comprehensive resource book
- Organic morning and afternoon tea
- 10% discount on any nursery plants bought at the workshop

Max 12 participants. Please contact us for recommendations of accommodation options if you are not local. Please note we have no accommodation available at the farm. Discount for two people studying together.

« Back   Buy Tickets »

View event on Eventfinda

When

Saturday 1 June, 9:00am to 5:00pm

Sunday 2 June, 9:00am to 4:30pm

Cost

Restrictions: Adults Only

Buy Tickets »

Where

Kahikatea Farm, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne
Poukawa, nr Hastings

Loading...

Napier City Council - Copyright © 2019 Napier City Council

Disclaimers and Copyright
While every endeavour has been taken by the Napier City Council to ensure that the information on this website is accurate and up to date, Napier City Council shall not be liable for any loss suffered through the use, directly or indirectly, of information on this website. Information contained has been assembled in good faith. Some of the information available in this site is from the New Zealand Public domain and supplied by relevant government agencies. Napier City Council cannot accept any liability for its accuracy or content. Portions of the information and material on this site, including data, pages, documents, online graphics and images are protected by copyright, unless specifically notified to the contrary. Externally sourced information or material is copyright to the respective provider.

© Napier City Council - www.napier.govt.nz / +64 6 835 7579 / info@napier.govt.nz