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Home grown organic food 52 weeks of the year
30 May

Valerie's Veggies, Feliz Ginns Road, Stocking Pelham, Herts, SG9 0JD

This is an intensive course, suitable only for those with experience of growing. Covers in detail, the practical work and facilities needed for achieving a year-round supply of home grown food. £70 f...
Companion planting
06 June

Valerie's Veggies, Feliz Ginns Road, Stocking Pelham, Herts, SG9 0JD

This course is best suited to those who have at least some experience of growing in soil and/or raised beds, either for veg production or general gardening. It is a ‘stand alone’ course and you do no...
Backyard chickens course
06 June

Commonwork, Bore Place, Chiddingstone, Nr Edenbridge, Kent TN8 7AR

As seen in BBC Good Food Magazine! Join John Shepherd, smallholder and Commonwork Tutor to find out what it takes to keep chickens, including food, housing and health. Read what BBC Good Food Magazin...
Introduction to cheese making
08 June

The School of Artisan Food, Lower Motor Yard, Welbeck, Nottinghamshire S80 3LR

Join award-winning cheesemaker Paul Thomas and turn your hand to making your own cheese on this two-day practical course. If you love cheese and want to discover how to make it, then this hands-on co...
Introduction to artisan baking
11 June

The School of Artisan Food, Lower Motor Yard, Welbeck, Nottinghamshire S80 3LR

If you’ve ever wished you could make your own bread, this is the course for you. Bake your way to success as you learn all about ingredients, kneading, proofing and shaping. Our bakery team will guid...
Beekeeping weekend
13 June

Troed y Rhiw Organics, Troed y Rhiw Farm, Llwyndafydd, Llandysul, SA44 6BY

Explore an ever-growing and immensely popular pursuit. Bee populations across the world are collapsing catastrophically and we may lose one in three of every bite we eat. Keeping bees on a domestic l...
Macro photography
26 June

Waltham Place Farm, Church Hill, White Waltham, Berks SL6 3JH

Explore the grounds of Waltham Place Organic farm with gardener, Ron Pilcher, as he introduces you to the fascinating world of macro photography and the myriad of invertebrates that live in the garde...
Living nutrition seasonal cooking: Summer
26 June

Trill Farm, Musbery, Axminster, Devon, EX13 8TU

Join award-winning chef and nutritionist Daphne Lambert for a weekend seasonal (vegetarian) cooking course exploring the relationship between land, food, health and vitality. Living Nutrition cooking...
Growing from seeds
27 June

Valerie's Veggies, Feliz Ginns Road, Stocking Pelham, Herts, SG9 0JD

Anyone interested in growing their own veg, herbs or flowers, needs to be able to germinate seeds of different species and varying physical characteristics. This course provides an overview of common...
Entrepreneurship and food business
09 July

The School of Artisan Food, Lower Motor Yard, Welbeck, Nottinghamshire S80 3LR

If you're setting-up your own food business or planning to do so, this two-day course has been developed to provide you with fundamental knowledge and a fast track business plan. Join Yvonne O’Donova...
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