Roots and All Farm Tour - Summer

Saturday 14 December 2019

Overview

Meet the pigs, chickens, bees and sheep. Learn how they have created a sustainable food system. Understand how the animals have helped repair the land and provide ethically raised produce. Walk the creek line and see how bringing back native species is helping to create an ecosystem that complements their food production.

Understand the science behind their veggie crops that produce food for cafés, restaurants and households throughout the Illawarra. Hear how Green Connect’s sustainable farming is used to empower former refugees and young people.

This tour includes a morning tea, and some take home notes. The Roots and All farm tour is for anyone interested in: permaculture design, regenerative agriculture, market gardening, urban agriculture, local, seasonal eating and growing, sustainable and ethical animal management, – fairness for agricultural workers or the role of native restoration in agricultural landscapes.

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