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Perennia’s 2018 Food Safety Training & E-Learning

  • Various courses offered May through November

Perennia has a full schedule of food safety training events from May to November - see the full offering here.

There is also an e-learning option for those who can't travel or don't have as much time to dedicate to training: Food Safety Fundamentals. Learn more

Earth Activist Training & Permaculture Design Certificate Course with Starhawk

  • August 18 - September 1, 2018
  • Tatamagouche Centre, NS
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Earth Activist Training (EAT) teaches permaculture design with a grounding in spirit and a focus on organizing and activism, linking those who are creating positive alternatives for the future with those who are actively working for political change. Learn how to heal soil and cleanse water, how to design human systems that mimic natural systems using a minimum of energy and resources, and how to create real abundance and social justice. Permaculture has many tools to address the problems of climate change and environmental degradation, and this course focuses on solutions and positive approaches to the grave problems which confront us today Register by June 1st for early bird special (save $200 on registration cost!). Learn more and register here

ACORN 2018 AGM + BBQ Aug 27 4:00 PM

ACORN 2018 AGM + BBQ Aug 27 4:00 PM

  • August 27, 2018 4:00 pm
  • Sackville, NB

Come to join other members of your farming community on Monday, August 27th to hear about ACORN’s achievements in 2017-2018 and for a moment of social time during this busy season.

The AGM business meeting will be followed by a guest lecture, Starhawk, highlighting permaculture practices. See more information about Starhawk below.

Starhawk - There’s a Place for You At Our Table-Regenerative Farming, Eating, and Thinking

ACORN is happy to host Starhawk as a keynote speaker for our 2018 ACORN AGM. Join us for our AGM from 5-6pm or just come listen to Starhawk on August 27th.

Seed Farm Tour at Fundy Farms: Local Harvest, NB

Seed Farm Tour at Fundy Farms: Local Harvest, NB

  • Tuesday Aug. 28, 2018, from 10 AM - 1:30 PM
  • Edgett's Landing, Albert Co., NB

You are warmly invited to join ACORN and host farmer Angela MacDougall for a farm tour and cob oven lunch.