Mushrooms, Molds, and Mycorrhizae: Tradd Cotter leads an exclusive four-day immersion course that dives into mushroom ecology and basic identification, farm reproduction methods and cultivation, mycoremediation, and medicinal mushrooms, extracts, and tinctures. Beginners and advanced students alike will walk away with the knowledge and skills needed to accomplish a range of personal or professional goals, including: cultivating fungi on small and large scales, incorporating edible mushrooms and beneficial fungi into garden designs, identifying wild mushrooms, cultivating and preparing medicinal mushrooms, and cleaning contaminated soils and polluted water through mycoremediation.
Location: Kinstone, Fountain City, WI, 54629 | Authors: Wayne Weiseman
Plants in Permaculture - This intensive four day class will be instructed by Wayne Weiseman from June 1-4. You will learn techniques to help you identify and use local trees and plants, come to an understanding of their significance in the landscape and practice using plants for food, medicine and utility. You will identify and harvest plants in the wild; then study, process and transform them. You will make tinctures, decoctions, infusions, teas, ferments, salads and more.
Early bird: $350
After April 20: $400
Join Sandor Katz for a 3-day-long immersive workshop in Polish Sudety mountains. Youll learn hands-on, age-old, health-enhancing techniques for increasing the nutritive and healing properties of your food from the guru of fermentation.
Cost: 130 Euro / 550 zl
Language: Course language is English, but an English-Polish translator will be available too whenever needed.
Jerome will be instructing a workshop June 3-4.
Day one of these workshops will cover the basics of forest gardening, including successful companion planting for the high rockies, design considerations, getting started, and upkeep.
One Day: $150
Two Days: $300
Peg will lead a one day intensive program giving an in depth look at the managing a medicinal plant nursery and/or farming operation with the goal of producing efficacious medicine. This program is for both growers with some agricultural experience and experienced gardeners. Growers will garner information to build or refine their operation to produce these sought after qualities.
For registration and/or questions contact Peg: [email protected]
This "organic apple everything" weekend with Michael Phillips at the farm inspires people to pursue their own orchard dreams. Come gain the practical insights needed to establish your own fruit planting based on the biological systems approach used here at Lost Nation Orchard.
Wild Plant Wisdom Workshop -
June 3, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
$33/person (kids free)
Includes: Immersion in our natural environment, hands-on experience connecting with the edible and medicinal plants, sacred movement practices, and celebrating with a wild foods lunch!
Free Friday Night Class 6/2 at 7:00 PM