Smallholding and bee keeping courses

If you're looking to try your hand at running a smallholding, why not have a go at one of the courses on organic farms listed below - from beekeeping courses for beginners to rearing chickens and pigs.

Hedgelaying
05 March

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

A very practical, hands on, one day course laying a Midland style hedge. Learn about this traditional skill on the job with Clive Leeke. All specialist tools and equipment supplied. Hedge laying is a...
Entrepreneurship and food business
26 March

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...
Agroecology: food for the future
27 April

Schumacher College, The Old Postern, Dartington, Totnes, Devon, TQ9 6EA, UK

Miguel A Altieri and Clara Nicholls This course brings together leading voices in agroecology to provide a fascinating exploration of the principles of agroecology and how these can be applied to ens...

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The Soil Association's Organic Farm School is supported by the Daylesford Foundation.

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