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Our Big workshop weekend offers a range of full-day courses to choose from. You can take a single course or two courses over the weekend. Our courses always get positive feedback from participants and you will benefit from on hand expert tutors with years of experience in their field. The weekend format also offers you the opportunity to meet like-minded people and to spend some time in our gardens, orchards and woodlands in beautiful East Clare.
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Tastes of the Orchards
2017 - Tastes of the Orchards - 13th October @ 11:30am
Price: €11.01 (12.00 inc VAT)
only 19 remaining

Tastes of the Orchards will cover a tour of Irish Seed Savers orchards,
taste many heritage varieties of apples, you will be talked through the varieties with any questions answered.

Tastes of the Orchards
2017 - Tastes of the Orchards - 14th October @ 1:30pm
Price: €11.01 (12.00 inc VAT)
only 18 remaining

Tastes of the Orchards will cover a tour of Irish Seed Savers orchards,
taste many heritage varieties of apples, you will be talked through the varieties with any questions answered.

Willow Basketmaking
Winter Courses - Saturday November 18th - Basket Making (tbc- 10am - 4:30pm
Price: €56.91 (70.00 inc VAT)
only 3 remaining

This is a fun filled one day basket making class suitable both for beginners and advanced makers (advanced makers can discuss their project with the tutor beforehand to make sure suitable material is available). We will discuss growing, harvesting and...

Winter Pruning
Winter Courses - Saturday November 18th - Winter Pruning in the Orchard - 10am - 4:30pm
Price: €56.91 (70.00 inc VAT)
only 9 remaining

This workshop gives a detailed and practical introduction to formative, maintenance, restorative and disease pruning through theory, orchard observations and pruning demonstrations. By the end of the day you will have the skills to make informed pruning decisions on a wide range of trees. To start the morning you are introduced to all the pruning tools
Creating an Orchard
Winter Courses - Saturday November 19th - Creating an Orchard - 10am - 4:30pm
Price: €56.91 (70.00 inc VAT)
only 12 remaining

This course will cover choice of site, layout of orchard, choosing rootstocks, soil preparation, drainage, maintenance, health and disease, and choosing varieties. Soil health and improvement will also be covered. Basic pruning techniques will also be covered.
Beer making made simple
Winter Courses - Sunday November 19th - All grain Beer making made simple - 10am - 4:30pm
Price: €56.91 (70.00 inc VAT)
only 6 remaining

This course will teach you everything you need to know about making all-grain beers (as opposed to extract or kit beers). Over the course of the day, we will make an actual beer
An Introduction to Permaculture
Winter Courses - Sunday November 19th - Permaculture, 10am - 4:30pm
Price: €56.91 (70.00 inc VAT)
only 12 remaining

Permaculture is an ecological design science which many see as a pathway to more sustainable lives and societies. This one day workshop will focus in on permaculture principles and other design tools

Winter Pruning
Winter Pruning in the Orchard - Saturday January 13th - 10am - 4:30pm
Price: €56.91 (70.00 inc VAT)
only 10 remaining

This workshop gives a detailed and practical introduction to formative, maintenance, restorative and disease pruning through theory, orchard observations and pruning demonstrations. By the end of the day you will have the skills to make informed pruning decisions on a wide range of trees. To start the morning you are introduced to all the pruning tools
   
 
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