RANCH
WORKSHOPS

Agritourism may be defined as activities, events and services related to agriculture that take place on or off the farm or ranch, and that connect consumers with the heritage, natural resource or culinary experience they value.

Join us for an extraordinary Ranch Workshop to see and learn about the operating biodynamic farm and ranch and enjoy the scenery that surrounds.

You can see and learn about different topics such as biodynamic organic ranch agriculture, orchards, crops including fruit, vegetables and herbs, apiaries, livestock including cattle, chickens, goats, donkeys and honeybees, agriculture buildings including Nursery, Greenhouse, Livestock Barn, Solar Shed, Hay Barn, ponds, irrigation systems pipeline, dinosaur pit, products in development and the future of Nutrient Farm.

Workshops are on weekdays at 9:00am and 2:00pm. Other days or times might be possible upon request.

200: Animal Husbandry Basics Workshop

$47.40

🐑 Discover the Joys of Animal Care: Join Our Animal Husbandry Basics Workshop! 🐑

Welcome to Nutrient Farm, where love for animals meets learning! We're excited to invite you to our Animal Husbandry Basics Workshop, a hands-on experience that will deepen your understanding and skills in caring for farm animals.

Why Join Our Workshop?

  • Hands-On Learning: Get up close and personal with our farm animals, including cows, donkeys, honeybees, goats, and chickens. Learn through doing, from feeding to grooming to health checks.
  • Expert Guidance: Our experienced animal caretakers will share their knowledge and tips on proper animal care, feeding, breeding, and disease prevention.
  • Sustainable Practices: Understand the importance of ethical and sustainable animal husbandry practices that prioritize animal welfare and environmental health.
  • Connect with Nature: Experience the therapeutic benefits of working with animals and enjoy the peace and beauty of our farm.
  • Take-Home Knowledge: Gain valuable skills and knowledge that you can apply in your own small farm or homestead, or simply enjoy as a fulfilling hobby.

Workshop Features:

  • Practical training in everyday care of different farm animals.
  • Insight into nutritional needs and feeding techniques.
  • Basics of breeding and raising young animals.
  • Understanding of common animal diseases and preventive care.
  • Engaging and interactive sessions in a supportive environment.

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201: Cattle Ranching and Management Workshop

$47.40

🐄 Embrace the Ranching Lifestyle: Join Our Cattle Ranching and Management Workshop! 🐄

Welcome to Nutrient Farm, where the art of cattle ranching comes alive! Dive into the world of cattle with our comprehensive Cattle Ranching and Management Workshop. Whether you're aspiring to be a rancher, a student of agriculture, or just curious about ranch life, this workshop is your gateway to understanding the intricacies of cattle care and ranch management.

Why Our Workshop is a Must for You:

  • Hands-On Learning: Experience the day-to-day activities of a working ranch. Learn the ropes of cattle handling, feeding, and health management directly from our experienced ranchers.
  • Sustainable Practices: Discover how to run a ranch sustainably. We focus on eco-friendly methods that respect the environment and ensure the welfare of the cattle.
  • Expert Guidance: Our seasoned ranchers and cattle experts will share their knowledge and insights, covering topics from breeding and nutrition to disease prevention and herd management.
  • Networking Opportunities: Connect with other ranching enthusiasts and professionals, expanding your knowledge and contacts in the field.

Workshop Highlights:

  • Practical training in cattle ranching techniques.
  • Interactive sessions on pasture management and sustainable grazing.
  • Insights into modern ranching technologies and tools.
  • Discussions on market trends, cattle sales, and business aspects of ranching.

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203: Goat Ranching and Management Workshop

$47.40

🐐 Embark on a Rustic Adventure with Our Goat Ranching and Management Workshop! 🐐

Get ready to join the herd at Nutrient Farm for an enriching and hands-on Goat Ranching and Management Workshop. Whether you're an aspiring farmer, a hobbyist, or simply a nature lover, this workshop offers a unique opportunity to dive deep into the world of goat ranching.

Why You Can't Miss This Workshop:

  • Hands-On Experience: Learn the ins and outs of goat ranching, from feeding and milking to breeding and healthcare. Get up close and personal with our friendly goats in a real farm setting.
  • Expert Guidance: Our experienced ranchers will share valuable insights and best practices for sustainable and ethical goat management.
  • Sustainable Farming Techniques: Discover how to integrate goats into a sustainable farming system, including pasture management and organic production.
  • Networking Opportunity: Connect with fellow participants who share your passion for agriculture and sustainable living.
  • Serene Farm Setting: Enjoy the beauty of our farm and the peaceful company of our goats in a natural, stress-free environment.

Workshop Highlights:

  • Practical training in daily goat care and management.
  • Workshops on health management, including common ailments and preventative care.
  • Demonstrations of milking techniques and processing goat milk products.
  • Sessions on breeding practices and kid rearing.
  • Discussions on the role of goats in sustainable agriculture.

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204: Beekeeping Basics Workshop

$47.40

🐝 Discover the Buzz of Beekeeping: Join Our Beekeeping Basics Workshop! 🐝

Welcome to Nutrient Farm, where the fascinating world of honeybees awaits! Dive into the art and science of beekeeping with our Beekeeping Basics Workshop. Whether you're a nature enthusiast, a budding beekeeper, or just curious about these amazing creatures, this workshop is the perfect starting point.

Why Join Our Beekeeping Workshop?

  • Hands-On Experience: Get up close with the hives under the guidance of our experienced beekeepers. Learn how to handle bees safely and confidently.
  • The A-Z of Beekeeping: From setting up your hive to understanding bee behavior, our workshop covers everything you need to know to start your beekeeping journey.
  • Conservation and Sustainability: Understand the vital role of bees in our ecosystem and how you can contribute to their conservation.
  • Harvest Your Own Honey: Experience the sweet reward of beekeeping by learning the techniques of honey extraction and processing.
  • Connect with Fellow Bee Enthusiasts: Join a community of like-minded individuals passionate about beekeeping and environmental stewardship.

Workshop Features:

  • Introduction to bee biology and the role of different bees in the hive.
  • Practical tips on hive management, including inspection and maintenance.
  • Protective gear and equipment handling demonstration.
  • Q&A sessions with seasoned beekeepers.

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206: Ranch Machinery Workshop

$179.40

🚜 Gear Up for Success: Join Our Ranch Machinery Workshop! 🚜

At Nutrient Farm, we believe that mastering the tools of the trade is key to successful ranching. That's why we're excited to invite you to our exclusive Ranch Machinery Workshop, where you'll get hands-on experience with the latest in ranching technology.

Empower Your Ranching Skills:

  • Hands-On Training: Learn to operate a variety of essential ranch machinery, including tractors, plows, harvesters, and more.
  • Maintenance and Safety: Understand the ins and outs of machinery maintenance, safety protocols, and troubleshooting tips to keep your equipment running smoothly.
  • Expert Instructors: Our skilled and experienced professionals will guide you through each step, ensuring a comprehensive learning experience.
  • Live Demonstrations: Witness firsthand the power and efficiency of modern ranch machinery in action.

Workshop Highlights:

  • In-depth sessions on different types of ranch machinery.
  • Practical tips on optimizing machinery use for various ranch tasks.
  • An opportunity to ask questions and get personalized advice.
  • Networking with fellow ranchers and machinery enthusiasts.

Reservations include:

  • 2 Participants
  • 1 Tour Guide (demonstrator)
  • 1.5 hour Agriculture Workshop of Nutrient Farm equipment of your choosing
  • Recreational Trails / Winter Sledding One Day Passes
  • 10% off Nutrient Farm products for Participants during visit
  • No Risk / Free Cancellation until 24 hours from reservation
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207: The Ranch Hand Experience Workshop

$29.40

🐎 Step into the Boots of a Rancher: Join Our Ranch Hand Experience Workshop! 🌾

Welcome to the great outdoors at Nutrient Farm! We are excited to offer you an authentic Ranch Hand Experience Workshop – a perfect blend of adventure, learning, and hands-on ranch life.

Why You Can't Miss This Workshop:

  • Live the Ranch Life: Experience the daily life of a ranch hand, engaging in real ranch activities from sunrise to sunset.
  • Hands-On Activities: Learn and participate in essential ranch tasks such as herding, feeding, and caring for livestock, mending fences, and more.
  • Expert Guidance: Our experienced ranchers will mentor you through each task, sharing their knowledge and passion for ranching.
  • Connect with Nature: Spend your day outdoors, surrounded by breathtaking landscapes and the tranquility of nature.
  • A Unique Adventure: Whether you're considering a career in ranching or just looking for a unique getaway, this workshop offers an unforgettable experience.

Workshop Highlights:

  • A day in the life of a ranch hand, filled with practical, hands-on activities.
  • Introduction to sustainable and ethical ranching practices.
  • Opportunities to interact and care for a variety of farm animals.
  • Learn skills like horseback riding, livestock management, and basic veterinary care.

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