Upcoming Events

Natural Beekeeping for Beginners based on Biodynamic Principles

  • June 30-July 1, 2018
  • Plympton, Hwy 101, Digby County, Nova Scotia

Bello Uccello Honeybee Sanctuary, a certified by Demeter biodynamic honey bee sanctuary, will be holding its tenth annual Natural Beginners Beekeeping Workshop based on Biodynamic Principles. The course is two full days with a limited registration of participants. Klaus Langpohl, an experienced, Certified Biodynamic Beekeeper, will be your Guide as he shares with you, one-on-one, the Amazing Life of the Honey Bee, inside and outside of the Hive. The Bees and the Hive will be your Teacher. The workshop is designed to prepare you for your journey to become a Natural Beekeeper based on biodynamic principles. This is an intensive 15 hours of classroom and outdoor, hands-on experiences. For more information: 902-837-1030 or bello.bees@gmail.com.

2018 Forage Field Day

  • August 8, 2018
  • AAFC Nappan Research Station

Save the date! This year will feature a number of speakers and demonstrations related to forage production in dairy, sheep and beef sectors. Agenda will follow soon. To RSVP for lunch please email maritimebeefcouncil@gmail.com or call 902-969-1632. 

Earth Activist Training & Permaculture Design Certificate Course with Starhawk

  • August 18 - September 1, 2018
  • Tatamagouche Centre, NS
  • website

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