Education / Classes (PAST, for reference)

Now that the Gulf Islands Food Co-op is incorporated (on September 27, 2018), we are starting to organize new educational sessions on SOIL BUILDING and also…

Honouring / Bridging between INDIGENOUS and NON-INDIGENOUS Food Creation and Practices (more soon).

 

2018 November – Soils & Composting Class with Linda Beer

 

Below for your info are PAST CLASSES offered by the Heartwood Folk School of Pender Island, which was the initial host of our Co-op initiative:

 

2018 March – Designing an Edible Food Forest

 

2018 February – Fruit Tree Pruning & Grafting Class

 

2017 October – Co-op Model Presentation – Making A Sustainable Living Series

 

2017 June – Amazing Living Soil (for Food Growers)

 

2017 April – Herb Growing & Gathering with Master Herbalist Don Ollsin

 

2017 March – Attracting Pollinators to Maximize Food Production

 

2015october – Building Simple Hoop Greenhouses

 

2015june – Food Preservation (Fermenting, Drying, Root Cellars & Canning

 

2015january – Composting Basics, and Soil Building

 

2014nov – Getting Started with Food Growing, and Organic Growing

 

 

2014june – Top 20 Herbs to Wildcraft or Grow for our Health

 

2014june – Creating a Mushroom/Fungi Mixed Garden

 

2013june – Fruit Trees & Fruit Juicing Workshop

 

2013january – Poultry Raising Workshop

 

2012september29-Seed Saving Workshop

 

2012february 28 and 29 School Nut Tree Planting

 

2011mar5-Let’s Grow More Food on Pender MINUTES