Biointensive Two Day Workshop.
This event is held in our gardens at ROEBUCK FARM on Saturday 14th & Sunday 15th November, from 9am to 5pm.
What to expect
Where To Begin - making decisions about how to lay out your garden
Garden Design & Planning – making best use of your aspect
Garden Bed Preparation – tools and techniques for improving soil structure
Composting – cool pile, construction, turning and management, compost application
Growing Seedlings – seed propagation for healthy seedlings
Season Extension – using a glasshouse and/or cloche
Management – crop rotations, moisture management, effective maintenance
Seed Saving – open pollinated seeds, selection
What to know
Allow 20 minutes from town for driving & please be early.
Use our off road parking and observe 4WD access sign.
Consider the weather and dress accordingly.
Bring a plate of food to share for lunch and your own drink. Tea and coffee are provided.
Bring a pen and a notebook.
Seeds for sale, no eftpos.
Helpful to have read ‘The Sustainable Vegetable Garden’ by John Jeavons of Ecology Action.
Beginner Gardener Workshop
Managing your flock course (sheep)
Custom tours and custom training
Consultations and help to establish and maintain the garden at your place
Depositing course fee of $300 into account secures your place.
Ask any further questions & we look forward to meeting you on the 14th.
Jodi Roebuck & Tanya Mercer
I'm a painter living in Omata, Taranaki with my family.