Biodynamic Agriculture

at

Sequatchie Cove Farm

 

Saturday - February 13th   2016

Jeff Poppen (the Barefoot Farmer) 

will lead

A discussion and farm walk on biodynamic farming and gardening

 

Starts at 12:30 till 4:30 central time

WHAT:

Biodynamic agriculture https://www.biodynamics.com/  is a farming method first taught to farmers by Rudof Steiner http://www.anthroposophy.org/ in the 1920’s.  It aims to treat the farm as a living system that interacts with the environment, to build healthy, living soil and to produce food that nourishes and tastes delicious.  Want to learn more?

 

Sequatchie Cove Farm and Harvested Here Food Hub of Chattanooga http://www.harvestedhere.org/ are teaming up again to bring you:

 

WHO:

Jeff Poppen - http://barefootfarmer.com/ one of the foremost biodynamic farmer’s in the region.  Jeff has authored several books, and is a widely sought after speaker and has hosted many conferences and workshops on Biodynamics.  He has been farming and growing vegetables for many years and makes growing accessible to everyone.  This will be an unique opportunity to learn about Biodynamic  gardening, farming, soil, plants, animals, or life on a farm here at Sequatchie Cove Farm.

 

WHY:  If you have been wondering what does Biodynamic Agriculture means or if you have questions about gardening or if you just want to walk around Sequatchie Cove Farm with Jeff Poppin, the Keener’s and other farmers and learn what farmers talk about in February - this is your chance -------

 

WOW: The whole event is free and open to all with an interest in gardening, farming, or just wondering what biodynamics is all about: This is a unique opportunity to learn from the best - you will want to be here for it this Saturday.

 

Please RSVP or if you have questions:bill.keener@sequatchiecovefarm.com

for directions:http://www.sequatchiecovefarm.com/directions/

Bill Keener - 423-942-9201