Gaia College Courses at Haliburton Farm
Haliburton Farm has joined forces with Gaia College to provide classroom and planting spaces for the popular and practical courses in food growing and organic land care.
The Growing Food course is offered collaboratively between Royal Roads University, Gaia College and Haliburton Farm. Whether you are interested in pursuing the Diploma in Organic Land Care or simply want to learn where your food comes from. It’s practical and hands-on, and you’ll be mentored through an entire growing season. You’ll gain organic and permaculture skills and the confidence to grow your own food. Take a giant step towards increasing food security. Learn how to grow abundant, nutritious and delicious food and save hundreds on the food budget.
Length: 12 weeks: Wednesdays, 6pm–9pm, Saturdays 1pm–4pm
Starts April 6, 2019 and runs until Wednesday, May 29, 2019.
Cost: $795 (tax exempt)
There will be a free information session at the farm on Wednesday Feb. 27 2019 at 6:30pm.
Education and community involvement are central components of the Society’s plan for Haliburton Farm. The farm hosts occasional workshops for organic farmers, gardeners, and consumers. We work collaboratively with local schools, colleges and universities to provide hands-on learning in organic growing. The Society also has a classroom space for educational activities. Check our blog, Twitter or Facebook pages for information about upcoming events and workshops. There is always something happening at Haliburton Farm.