*What is sustainable farming?
Basic gardening and growing skills – what is a weed? When are veggies and fruit ready to be picked?
Basic animal husbandry – what do they eat? What shelter is needed? Basic care. Why work with horses? Demo of how to harness a horse and line driving.
Simple cooking – a grand finale farm to table pizza party with parents.
Mycology – foray into the woods to identify certain mushrooms and then build your own take home mushroom kit.
Firebuilding – learn how to build a small cooking fire.
Design your dream farm – what would it look like? What would you farm?
First tracks – find and identify various animal tracks
Yoga- a daily dose of stretching and breathing.
Journaling/creative writing – quite private space for unihibited writing or drawing.
Build a terrarium, learn about amphibians.
Veggie Sculptures – who doesn’t love veggie sculptures?
Scavenger Hunt for found object art project – locate items around the farm to be turned into jewlery or other take home art as well as a mandala that the kids will make as a group.
Other fun things we will do:
- Play games
- Have fun
- Eat good food
- Build a fort
- Tour the farm
- Take a wagon ride
- Get dirty