~ Experience The Change ~
A One Planet life entails living within the resource means of our planet. This involves generating electricity using sustainable methods. It means working the land in ecologically sensitive ways creating a whole variety of direct and “value added” produce which contribute to developing local vibrant economies. It means supporting local self sustaining communities which empower people to take full responsibility for the impact we have on our environment. It means living in harmony with and in conscious relationship to nature.
Are you looking to explore how a more sustainable lifestyle might work for you?
The One Planet Experience offers a broad range of skills and resources designed to give you a taste of what its like to live sustainably on the land. If you are seriously contemplating making the shift to a more conscious land-based life … then this course is for you!
We will explore together :-
- Getting down to earth and experiencing ways to earn a living from the land. Examples include orchard management; growing food; a whole range of land-based crafts and businesses; from organic skincare, weaving, wood-craft, beekeeping, cut flowers, veg box schemes, micro-dairy, compassionate meat businesses.
- Animal husbandry and land management.
- Learn about hydro and solar power and what an off grid lifestyle entails.
- Green Building examples and techniques.
- Understanding the current planning system in Wales for establishing One Planet Development smallholdings.
- What to look for when buying land.
- Visioning your ecohome/ ecovillage.
- End of course celebration with live music.
Accommodation options include basic free camping with fire pit and wood supply in the orchard or staying in our retreat spaces, or range of friendly local B & B’s (details available on request)
Arrival Day ~ Wednesday 25th July 2018
Departure Day ~ Sunday 29th July 2018
PRICE Per Person
(if booked before April 30th 2018)
£295 per person
(If booked after 31st April 2018)
Price includes Delicious Vegetarian hearty lunch every day.
Specific diets skillfully catered for.
(Breakfast and dinner is self catering)