Restoration Agriculture: Real World Permaculture for Farmers

Title: Restoration Agriculture: Real World Permaculture for Farmers
Location: Prairie Heritage Farm, 19063 Camp Morton Rd, 6 miles north of Gimli
Dates: October 18-20, 2013

Participate in this weekend workshop with farmer, author, and permaculture expert, Mark Shepard (

Friday night: Introduction to Restoration Agriculture
Saturday: Classroom instruction and site assessment
Sunday: Classroom instruction and fieldwork with laser level


-Keyline design, earthworks, and water management
-Perennial crop establishment, maintenance, and breeding
-Integrated multi-species grazing
-Polyculture agroforestry for bio-intensive production
-Transitioning from annual to perennial crops
-Restoration Agriculture economics

Members of the forage industry might be particularly interested in Mark’s work with Savanna Gardens:

We are actively seeking sponsors to offer bursaries or scholarships to some of the young agriculture students and farmers who would like to attend.


Early Bird Registration (register by Monday, Sep 23): $300
After Sep 23: $350

For more information or to register:
view our website:
download our brochure

For questions, contact:
Kirsten Benot
Prairie Heritage Farm
Start Date: 2013-10-18
End Date: 2013-10-20