We are pleased to bring you weekly webinars along with the CSA Network and Organic Growers Alliance.
Please see the schedule for upcoming webinars and details of how to book, and you will find recordings of past webinars below. If you have suggestions of webinars you would like to see, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
SEED SAVING IN THE UK; A VIRTUAL TOUR WITH KATE MCEVOY AND BEN GABEL OF REAL SEEDS
Weds 12th August 7:00 – 8:30pm
A session in partnership with Gaia Foundation’s Seed Sovereignty Programme.
Join Kate McEvoy & Ben Gabel, co-founders of Real Seeds, for a virtual tour of their site in Pembrokeshire. Kate will give a guided ’tour’ in pictures of the Real Seeds land and seed crops, and talk about the challenges and joys of growing seed in west Wales, then Ben will take over and talk through the processing, cleaning and packing sides of being a seed company. Plus Questions and Answers.
IRRIGATION AND WATER MANAGEMENT
Weds 19th August 7:00 – 8:30pm
An informal Q&A session with growers and suppliers where problems and solutions and ideas about irrigation and water management for small scale growers can be aired and shared.
More info and book via eventbrite
ACCESSING LAND TO START OR EXPAND FARMING
Weds 26th Aug 7:00 – 8:30 pm
Accessing land for farming is one of the biggest challenges we face to start farming or expand farm businesses to make them more viable. In this webinar we’ll hear from LWA members about their experiences of how they gained access to land for their farming business and key lessons learned along the way.
More info and to book
WHY THE CSA MODEL WORKS FOR EVERYONE; PEOPLE, PLANET AND PRODUCERS
Weds 2nd Sept 7:00 – 8:30pm
Are you interested in setting up or converting to a Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) model? Would you like to find out a bit more about CSA? Then this session is for you. We will hear from four different CSA growers about what CSA is, why they’ve chosen the model and how it works for them and everyone.
More info and to book here
BUILDING AN ANTI-RACIST FARMING MOVEMENT WITH LEAH PENNIMAN
Weds 9th Sept 7:00 – 8:30pm
In partnership with Land In Our Names (LION) we are excited to be hosting a webinar with Leah Penniman from Soul Fire Farm to explore how we build an antiracist farming movement in the UK.
More info & tickets here