2 week Food Forest & Agroforestry Course Portugal


Event Details

This event is running from 1 March 2022 until 1 March 2022. It is next occurring on March 1, 2022 5:00 pm


Learn everything you need to know about starting your very own food forest, agroforest and experience living on an off-grid farm on a permaculture project in Portugal. Aso enjoy healthy food, yoga and meditation practice amongst the beautiful Portuguese countryside!

Click here for more information on the food forest course

Schedule

  1. Day 1: Arrival and settle in
  2. Day 2: Tour of farm and off-grid living induction. Tour includes Natural buildings, silvopasture with pigs, agroforest with sheep and our chicken food forest
  3. Day 3: Organic fertilising. Make and apply various fertilisers such as compost, manure, biochar, vermicomposting, bio fertilisers, compost teas and cover cropping.
  4. Day 4: Designing and planting food forest guilds in the food forest
  5. Day 5 & 6: off
  6. Day 7: Earthworks & irrigation: Making ponds, swales and digging holes for trees with machinery. Ruing pipes for irrigation
  7. Day 8: Designing and planting an agroforest
  8. Day 9: Propagation of plants for food forests and agroforests
  9. Day 10: Ally cropping and food production within the food forests. Looking at sunken beds, Hugelkultur beds and planting on contour
  10. Day 11: Departure

Book your place

  • EUR 400 early bird ticket – book three months before
  • EUR 500 full price per person + accommodation
  • EUR 100 discount for Portuguese residences & past guests
  • Secure with a EUR 50 deposit
  • Bring your own tent for free or book a tipi or caravan (price is per caravan and can be shared with someone else)
  • Option to order a care package so it is ready for your arrival: Natural soap, shampoo, conditioner, sunscreen, toothpaste and lip balm (choose any 5 of these 6)
  • Option to buy some trees to offset your carbon footprint

Bookings

Date Ticket Price Quantity
Your Tent or Caravan €0.00 Sold out
Deposit €50.00 Sold out
Caravan €150.00 Sold out
Rented Tent €80.00 Sold out
Care Package €20.00 Sold out
1 Tree to offset your carbon €10.00 Sold out

Please let us know of any food restrictions or allergies that you have

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Enter PASTGUEST10 for 10% off if you are a past guest (you get 10 off the full amount)