Course overview

If you would like to spend more time in nature and feel part of something positive this is for you! This course offers practical experience skills in organic food growing and permaculture design The course will explore how to plan and design your own food growing project using ecological techniques Delivered by our experienced, professional tutor, and hosted at the award winning Bosavern Community Farm , this course is sure to empower and inspire

Course description

A welcoming course which is open to all people with various abilities and levels of experience, whether you are continuing from the level 1 or 2 courses or if this is your first course

We will be getting ready for spring with practical sessions in organic food growing. As well as practicing regenerative farming techniques

On this course we will also have the chance to explore the ethics and principles of permaculture design to help us prepare plans and designs for our own growing projects .

We are so fortunate that this course will be hosted at the inspiring Bosavern Community Farm in St Just and facilitated by our experienced tutor

As well as getting us ready for the spring growing season

The course will allow you to receive all the benefits of regularly being out in nature and doing something positive with others in the local community.

This is an out door based course, but we will have an contingency plan to work with nature under shelter, if the weather is too bad to remain outside !

Please bring a packed lunch, water bottle, appropriate clothes ( including waterproofs, hats etc) and sturdy footwear

What financial support is available?

We don't want anything to stand in your way when it comes to bringing Adult learning within reach so if you need anything to support you to achieve your goals then speak to one of our education experts during your enrolment journey. Most of our courses are government funded but if you don't qualify or need alternative financial help to access them then let us know.

What other support is available?

All of our digital content, teaching and learning activities and assessments are designed to be accessible so if you need any additional support you can discuss this with the education experts during your enrolment journey and we will do all we can to make sure you have optimal access.

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