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Farm Kids Flower Workshop
Sep.
23
9:30 am09:30

Farm Kids Flower Workshop

September 23rd

We start the workshop with an educational, hands on and fun tour of The Farm where we specifically search for and focus our discussion on Flowers. We examine parts and purposes of flowers, we smell and taste edible flowers and learn about companion planting. In craft we make bath bombs using flower essences and plant flower seeds in trays to start our own flower garden.

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Farm Kids Mini Farmers Program
Sep.
24
9:00 am09:00

Farm Kids Mini Farmers Program

September 24th 9am-3pm

The kids become mini farmers and get set to work doing farm chores. We restock our pet chickens bedding, ensure they have fresh drinking water and clean out their chookie house. We collect manure for compost for the market garden and tend to our onsite worm Subpod. If the opportunity arises, we assist the farmers with their chores; and clean and prepare eggs for sale. They cook, create and see where their food comes from as well as experience countless opportunities to learn about teamwork, community, and ethical farming practices.

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Farm Kids Beneficial Bugs Workshop
Sep.
30
9:30 am09:30

Farm Kids Beneficial Bugs Workshop

September 30th

We start the workshop with an educational, hands on and fun tour of The Farm where we specifically search for and focus our discussion on Beneficial Bugs. We talk about why specific bugs are a beneficial part for our eco-system and what plants help attract these much needed bugs. In craft we make useful butterfly and bug magnets and in cooking make bug repellent balm from natural ingredients.

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Farm Kids Mini Farmers Program
Oct.
1
9:00 am09:00

Farm Kids Mini Farmers Program

October 1st 9am-3pm

The kids become mini farmers and get set to work doing farm chores. We restock our pet chickens bedding, ensure they have fresh drinking water and clean out their chookie house. We collect manure for compost for the market garden and tend to our onsite worm Subpod. If the opportunity arises, we assist the farmers with their chores; and clean and prepare eggs for sale. They cook, create and see where their food comes from as well as experience countless opportunities to learn about teamwork, community, and ethical farming practices.

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Farm Kids Pigs Workshop
Oct.
2
9:30 am09:30

Farm Kids Pigs Workshop

October 2nd

We start the workshop with an educational, hands on and fun tour of The Farm followed by a discussion on ethical pig farming and animal welfare. We visit the pigs, big and small, and talk about many fun piggy facts that are both interesting and funny! We make bacon and egg potato rosti and in craft make cute piggy pet rocks.

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Farm Kids Love the Planet Workshop
Oct.
7
9:30 am09:30

Farm Kids Love the Planet Workshop

October 7th

We start the workshop with an educational, hands on and fun tour where we look at and discuss how The Farm operates with sustainable methods, from composting to water catchment and organic farming practices.  We also get up close and personal with our onsite worm Subpod!  In craft we upcycle cans to turn into gorgeous flower pots and plant flowers to attract beneficial bugs.  We make beeswax wraps to replace the dreaded plastic wrap.

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Farm Kids Mini Farmers Program
Oct.
8
9:00 am09:00

Farm Kids Mini Farmers Program

October 8th 9am-3pm

The kids become mini farmers and get set to work doing farm chores. We restock our pet chickens bedding, ensure they have fresh drinking water and clean out their chookie house. We collect manure for compost for the market garden and tend to our onsite worm Subpod. If the opportunity arises, we assist the farmers with their chores; and clean and prepare eggs for sale. They cook, create and see where their food comes from as well as experience countless opportunities to learn about teamwork, community, and ethical farming practices.

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