“LEARNING” TOUR OF THE URBAN HOMESTEAD
Lead by the Dervaes family (Justin, Anais & Jordanne), learn about the “ELEMENTS OF URBAN HOMESTEADING”. Witness first hand how this family transformed their ordinary home into an extraordinary model of urban farming & sustainability over the last 30 years.
Be inspired to take steps to “do what you can, with what you have, right now.”
ELEMENTS OF THE HOMESTEAD – WHAT YOU’LL SEE:
Food Production: Edible Landscaping, Self Watering Containers, Raised Bed & Square Inch Gardening, Seed Starting
Growing Soil: Composting Methods
Animals: Backyard Hens – Chickens & Ducks, Bees
Energy Outpost: Solar Panels, Biodiesel Processor
Water Conservation: Outdoor Solar Shower, Greywater, Ollas aka “Clay Pot” & Drip Irrigation
Cob (Earth) Pizza Oven
Metal Roofing and much more!
TIME: 3:00PM This a GUIDED, in depth tour, so please arrive early-on time. Time will be allotted for questions.
TICKETS: Spaces are limited, make sure to REGISTER ONLINE
Ages: 16 and up. Due to the tight space restrictions of the garden, there is NO stroller or wheelchair access.
Please dress accordingly to weather conditions.