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Grow Our Own Food (GOOF)

Grow Our Own Food (GOOF) teaches you how be an urban farmer.

About this event

GOOF (Grow Our Own Food) is a series of workshops that teaches you how to apply Permaculture Ethics and Principles to balconies, backyards, community gardens, and schools.

You will learn how to designset up, and run your own sustainable gardens in alignment with nature’s cycles and systems.

GOOF is generously sponsored by the City of Parramatta. We appreciate their support.

GOOF includes 5 topics (see below) over 5 weeks.

Each topic has 2 x one-hour sessions per week.

Session 1 is on Monday 7 pm to 8 pm.

Session 2 is on Wednesday 7 pm to 8 pm.

Your fee covers all 10 sessions ( 2 sessions per week) and includes:

10 hours of interactive lecture/discussion; PDF copy of the slide deck, references and resource list, activities for you to try out between each session and a url of the recorded session.

The GOOF series is presented by knowledgeable and experienced permaculture teachers who live the ethics and principles of Permaculture in their own homes and communities. The 5 topics are:

1. Introduction
to Permaculture Ethics, Principles application.

2. Soils
Make and Re-generate healthy, fertile soil. Grow Beds.

3. Plants
Select, Sow, Grow, Harvest & Store your food.

4. Seeds
Collect, Clean, Store & Sow Seeds.

5. Year-Round Food
combines all sessions create your own Personal Planting Guide.

SCHEDULE OF WORKSHOPS

Topic 1 Introduction to Permaculture

Session 1 Monday 13 September 2021: 7 – 8 pm
Session 2 Wednesday 15 September 2021: 7 – 8 pm

Topic 2 Soils

Session 1 Monday 20 September 2021: 7 – 8 pm
Session 2 Wednesday 22 September 2021: 7 – 8 pm

Topic 3 Plants

Session 1 Monday 27 September 2021: 7 – 8 pm
Session 2 Wednesday 29 September 2021: 7 – 8 pm

Topic 4 Seeds

Session 1 Monday 04 October 2021: 7 – 8 pm
Session 2 Wednesday 06 October 2021: 7 – 8 pm

Topic 5 Year-Round Food

Session 1 Monday 11 October 2021: 7 – 8 pm
Session 2 Wednesday 13 October 2021: 7 – 8 pm

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Date

13 Sep 2021 - 13 Oct 2021
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Time

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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