Composting with Molly Haviland
May
10
May 12

Composting with Molly Haviland

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.  

Organic Dairy & Pastoral Group Open Day
Mar
16
9:00 am09:00

Organic Dairy & Pastoral Group Open Day

  • Chaos Springs

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.

Click here for more information and to register.

Farm Scale Composting
Nov
26
3:00 am03:00

Farm Scale Composting

  • Chaos Springs

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.

Holistic Grazing - John King
Nov
24
Nov 25

Holistic Grazing - John King

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.

Garden Ramble
Nov
13
Nov 14

Garden Ramble

We are pleased this year to be included in The Lions Club of Waihi Garden Ramble. This is a chance to visit 15 different gardens around the Waihi Area. Contact Chris for more information 07-863-6988 or helen.j.heywood@gmail.com

Creating on Farm Fertility
Nov
6
2:30 am02:30

Creating on Farm Fertility

  • Chaos Springs

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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