We are excited to host several workshops over July and August.
Saturday 21st July, 9am-3pm - Introduction to Aquaponics - (Burmese and English)How can we use the waste of fish to grow plants in a soil less medium through the unique circular growing system of aquaponics. Learn the basics while helping us build our own aquaponic demonstration site on our farm! Includes morning tea and farm lunch. 60,000mmk/person
Sunday 22nd July, 9am - 3pm - Introduction to Permaculture - (Burmese)This course in Burmese introduces the ethics of permaculture, design tools relevant to Myanmar and the role permaculture can play in development. Includes morning tea and farm lunch. 50,000mmk/person
Saturday 28th July, 9am - 3pm - Urban Permaculture - (English)Led by Cheryl from New Zealand. Cheryl has been visiting Myanmar for 19 years and from her own vast urban permaculture experience she will lead this workshop on urban permaculture. Perfect for balcony gardening enthusiasts or those living in the city and curious how they can incorporate permaculture ethics into their lives. Includes morning tea and farm lunch. 50,000mmk/person
Sunday 12th August, 9am - 3pm - Healthy Meal Planning Join registered dietician Breanna in a hands on workshop on preparing healthy, balanced meals and learn some basic principles that will make it easy to prep delicious healthy meals for the the week. Includes morning tea, all ingredients and farm lunch. 50,000mmk/person
Saturday 19th August, 9am - 3pm - Kitchen Hygiene and Safe FoodMikaila from Live well, cook well will lead this workshop on food hygiene covering bacteria, food storage/handling and knife skills. All participants will receive a certificate. Includes morning tea and farm lunch. 50,000mmk/person
Saturday 25th August, 9am- 3pm - Apartment Gardening**Caity will guide you through the basics of apartment gardening in this hands on workshop that will give you the confidence to grow at home, compost at home, grow your own microgreens and also provide the option to buy materials (compost, soil, worm compost kit and seeds) to get you started on your home gardening journey. Includes morning tea and farm lunch 50,000mmk/person.
**Please note this workshop is now fully booked. If you complete this form you will be put on the waiting list and contacted if/when a place becomes available.
More to be announced soon.
'Monsoon Workshop- Kokkoya Organics'Your name, date
Payments need to be made the Friday evening before the event. In case of a last minute cancellation, we will try fill your place and return your ticket cost. If we are notified too late, there is no refund.
Once payment is received you will be sent a confirmation email with more information regarding the supper.
Hope to see you on the farm soon!
Love,Your Farmers xx