Casa San Ysidro and Little Dirt Farms present a program designed to educate about ancestral traditions and methods of farming and sustainability in New Mexico
A class-based program that offers lectures and hands-on activities that demonstrate the practices used in modern and traditional homesteading. Rachel Hillier of Little Dirt Farms will introduce you to a variety of topics.
Soil Prep & Pest Management
Farm Maintenance: Watering, Weeding, Planting, Scheduling.
Harvesting: Farm Safety
Preserving Harvest: Fermenting, Canning, Freezing, Drying.
Practical: making a batch of preserved vegetables
Planting Fall Crops
9/29 & 9/30/19
Soil Restoration and Cover Crops
Practical: seed storage
Traditional Food Preparation
Pot luck, share the harvest, posole and other native foods