Raising Animals Organically, Wynlen House Braidwood, Sunday 10 July
(Poultry, Pigs and Sheep)
Sunday, July 10th, 10am to 3pm
Wynlen House, Braidwood, NSW
Ever wanted to know how to raise poultry, sheep or pigs humanely and according to organic principles?
The workshop is designed to introduce you to basic animal husbandry practices particularly humane handling, animal welfare and feeding.
Raising Animals Organically
Hands-on workshop will involved:
- Housing and hygiene
- Feeding and nutrition
- Basic healthcare
- Handling and welfare
- Manure management
- Legislative requirements for keeping, transporting and slaughtering
You’ll go away from this workshop with the confidence to care for and manage poultry, sheep, pigs and other livestock so that they provide you and your family with the most delicious meat, eggs, milk and fibre.
What you’ll need to bring:
- Wear warm clothing for the outdoors
- Light weight gloves
- Notebook and pen
Course Price: $175 for the day with a light lunch and tea and coffee provided. Early bird price is $160 ‘early bird’ price for first 3 students.
Course price includes printed notes and a reference list and reference materials
Catering: The course will be fully catered with a wholesome lunch, morning snacks as well as tea and coffee.
Our booking system has moved – book online now
Your instructor: Bronwyn Richards from Wynlen House Slow Food Farm. Since moving to Braidwood in 2002 she has established an organic four season, slow food farm (cool climate) selling produce and raising farm animals (vegetables and meat) all year to consumers and local restaurants. She has a also have a strong interest in, organic, sustainable and local food using agricultural systems that have environmental, economic and social outcomes.
Wynlen House produce is grown using organic and permaculture principles plus lots of loving care, in a small market garden. The focus is on growing food to be consumed locally, caring where your food comes from; how and where it is grown; and how it is processed, prepared and shared. This is simple honest food of the highest quality. It is food with soul and we believe you can taste the difference.