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Agriculture

Creating and Building a Food Forest

Creating and Building a Food Forest

Duration:6 hours total
Includes:Food and transportation
Languages:Offered in English

About your hosts

Started in the 1970s as a back-to-earther. 30+ years working in farming and agriculture with primary focus in permaculture and organic practices. Plants talk to me. I am a medicinal herbalist with vast knowledge of plant's medicinal constituents. I love teaching what I know and if participants are interested will help them develop a plan to create their own food forest.
Jim
Jim
Kris
Kris

What we’ll do

Participants will engage in the creation and maintenance of a food forest. This will involve different activities at different times of year. In each experience there will be a taking care of the land which could involve clearing the land in preparation for building appropriate beds for vegetables, fruits, orchards, establishing the beds, building fences, maintaining the beds and preparing for…

What else you should know

Accommodations are included in this two day three night experience..

What I’ll provide

Breakfast and Lunch
Meals will address participants dietary restrictions.
Car
Will provide transportation to and from airport if desired.

What to bring

Work clothes appropriate for weather. Perhaps their own work gloves.

Where you'll be

You will be guests at a 94 year old terrone adobe farmhouse on a hobby farm in the Rio Grande valley of the desert southwest intent on becoming self sustaining.

Availability

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 4 guests ages 18 and up can attend. None.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

Accommodations are included in this two day three night experience..

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Jim
Creating and Building a Food Forest
New experience
From £239/person
New experience
From £239/person