Brix Bounty Farm Winter Studies Series - January through March
858 Tucker Rd., Dartmouth, Ma.
Session I - Sacred Economics by Charles Eisenstein
3 Mondays beginning Monday January 16th, 2012 through Monday January 30th, 2012
Session II - Agriculture In-Depth - Nutrition Rules!: Guidelines from the Master Consultants by Graeme Sait
5 Mondays beginning Monday Feb. 6th, 2012 through Monday March 5th
More info at www.brixbounty.com
Soil and Nutrition: An Education and Coalition-Buildling Conference
February 9-11, 2012
First Churches, 129 Main St, Northampton, MA
Featuring leading thinkers and practitioners of building healthy soils, this conference aims to grow the movement for enhancing soil fertility as a basis for the long-term ecological and economic sustainability of farming, the environment, and our society as a whole. Each of the three days is organized with a different format. Participants are invited to listen and share, as we all deepen our soils knowledge.
Cattleman's Conference - February 11th, 2012
Norfolk County Agricultural High School, Sponsored by the Southern New England Simmental Association
400 Main Street, Walpole, MA 02081
· Meat Cutting and Marketing Beef
· Beef Cattle Clipping and Fitting Workshop
- Cool Ideas for Your Farm or 4H Club
· Getting the Most Out of Limited Pasture
· Tips for Hitching, Loading and Setting Up Your Rig...and more!
For more information or questions, call David Green at (508) 668-0268 ext. 370
SOULE HOMESTEAD EDUCATION CENTER
February Vacation Week Program Planned
Tuesday, February 21st - Friday, February 24th, 9:30am - 12 noon.
46 Soule St. Middleboro, MA 02346.
Get your children outside having fun while still learning about our natural environment. The Soule Homestead Education Center is now enrolling children ages 5 -10, for the environmental based outdoor February Vacation Week Program. Children will learn to use binoculars and magnifying glasses to explore the fields of the 120 acre organic farm looking for signs of winter animals and bugs. Adventures unfold as children hike Soule's ¾ mile nature trail. Inside activities include hands-on activities.
Pre-registration is highly recommended by calling the Children's Educator, Laurie Amberman at 508-947-6744. More info at www.soulehomestead.org