Get up close and personal with microbes in this workshop with Cherryl Prew of Soil Foodweb NZ. Our last class filled up fast, so get in quick.
Chaos Springs Workshops are offered throughout the year and at various times as scheduled. They are designed to be informative and give you practical information that you can take with you and start using straight away.
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Come and join the ODPG for this information day with farm consultant Phyllis Tichinin and soil scientist Graham Shepherd.
A premium conference experience in Marlborough, NZ imparting the value and merits of organic and biodynamic grape growing over 2 1/2 days.
This Small Microscope Training Class, conducted by Soil Foodweb NZ, will cover a basic understanding of the soil foodweb principles.
Want to see soil carbon sequestration in action? Never seen more than 5 plant species in a pasture sward? Join the ODPG Executive in Hawkes Bay for a day of pasture walks, soil examination, and talks on what has happened on farm to change the soils from orange grey to dark brown. All welcome.
Thermal and Worm Composting 3-Day Course with Molly Haviland, of Haviland Earth Regeneration, May 10 - 12, 2017
Kiwi Fertiliser in conjunction with Chaos Springs and MyNOKE Compost are proud to host Molly Haviland for this intensive 3-day course in which she will share her profound knowledge about thermal and worm composting, and the benefits of their application in modern eco-agriculture. This course consists of 2 days of classroom learning at the Hotel Armitage in Tauranga, followed by a 1 day Field Trip to Chaos Springs Farm in Waihi.
For those NEW to ORGANICS and those EXPERIENCED in ORGANICS, The Organic Dairy & Pastoral Group presents a FARMER to FARMER Information Day.
Join us at Chaos Springs farm for an inspiring day with an outstanding group of seasoned organic farmers. Discussion topics include Soils, Pasture Management, Weed Management, Animal Health, Dealing with Drought, and Coping with Audits. Registration is essential.
This one day workshop will cover the basics of on farm composting. Hosted at Chaos Springs Farm near Waihi - Cost $150 Morning and afternoon tea provided. Bring your lunch. Click the title above to learn more.
Join John King for two days of robust discussion about the future of grazing, livestock, and enhancing landscape function. Improve your grazing observation skills, management and improve lifestyle by having livestock at the right place at the right time for the right reason.
A half day introductory workshop about utilising your on farm resources to create a dynamic, biologically active soil. Held at Chaos Springs Farm, near Waihi. $20 per person.
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