Events

Facing The Fire: Innovative Uses of Biochar and Permaculture Design to Mitigate Wildfire Risk: June 3-5th

Elkstone Farm 40345 Virtus Way, Steamboat Springs, CO, United States

________ LECTURE: June 3 @ 5:00 pm - FREE to the public REGISTER NOW WORKSHOP: June 4-5, 9:00am - 5:00 pm        In Colorado, 2022 opened with a catastrophic wildfire that caused towns to be evacuated, hundreds of homes to be lost, and left families with little to reclaim from the ashes. The proximate […]

Free – $550.00

A Masterclass in Forest Garden Greenhouses with Jerome Osentowski: April 30th, 2023

Elkstone Farm 40345 Virtus Way, Steamboat Springs, CO, United States

Jerome is one of North America's most accomplished permaculture designers and he will teach us how to create forest gardens in both greenhouses and outdoors that can transform both our homes and our lives.   He has the amazing ability to create greenhouses on a frugal budget and also the vision to see what is possible […]

$250.00

Outdoor Mushroom Cultivation with Bryan Greenan, June 1st

Elkstone Farm 40345 Virtus Way, Steamboat Springs, CO, United States

Learn the basics of mushroom cultivation for Shiitake and Oyster mushrooms on logs. We will cover log selection, timing, spore selection, inoculation methods, care of the logs, and proper harvesting methods. All this will be covered while the group actually performs the task to inoculate their own logs.   In the afternoon, we will cover growing […]

$125.00

Exploring the Soil Food Web: Building the soil with microbes: June 3-4

Elkstone Farm 40345 Virtus Way, Steamboat Springs, CO, United States

Come and join us at Elkstone Farms for two days of soil microbe adventure.   We've long been fans of Elaine Ingram's work on the biology of the soil and her ground breaking research into the soil food web.  Join some of her proteges as they take us deeper into the understanding of the life […]

$400.00 – $500.00

Advanced Permaculture Design Charrette Weekend: June 9-11th

Elkstone Farm 40345 Virtus Way, Steamboat Springs, CO, United States

We are excited to host Permaculture Design Charrette Weekend - the ultimate learning experience for anyone interested in sustainable agriculture and regenerative design!   Hosting the charrette at Elkstone Farm, gives us the opportunity to design on a mature permaculture landscape that is both instructional on what is already in the ground and has a […]

$400.00 – $500.00

Indoor Mushroom Cultivation with Bryan Greenan: June 15th

Elkstone Farm 40345 Virtus Way, Steamboat Springs, CO, United States

Learn the basics of indoor mushroom cultivation of Lion's Mane, Chestnut and Oyster mushrooms on inoculated substrate. We will cover substrate, timing, spore selection, inoculation methods, care of the mushroom bags, and proper harvesting methods.    Basic low cost techniques for home growers will be learned and you will get to eat great mushrooms with […]

$125.00

Jun and The Art of Fermentation with Asia Dorsey: October 14th

Elkstone Farm 40345 Virtus Way, Steamboat Springs, CO, United States

Fermentation is a healing science. A practical artform that expresses our innate desire for immortality, pleasure and innovation. Jun is a traditional fermented beverage that feeds us, at the level spirit, body and soul. Through the culture of Jun, we ground into the sweet honey of our bioregion, tend to time honored tea traditions and […]

$125.00
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