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Synergy 2019- Farm festival, dinner and music.
August 17 @ 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm PDT
Farm Tour, Community Potluck dinner party, music and fun!
Near the Nisqually Indian reservation in Yelm, Washington is an amazing 12 acre tract known locally as the Dancing Goats and Singing Chickens Organic Farm. Its main focus is educating children from near and far using the much beloved petting zoo as a focal point of instruction. The volunteers of the community hold OPEN HOUSE conducting training in greenhouse construction, solar panels, wind turbines and composting with contagious enthusiasm and passion. Knowledge of hugelculture, honey bees, rain water harvesting, earthship homes, sustainable living, lowering our foot-print and responsible financial investments is shared in our workshops open to all. High-school teenagers and college students are invited to do internships where they will work and learn simultaneously. Make your next stop the Dancing Goats and Singing Chickens Organic Farm to discover for yourself happiness, simple delights and quiet tranquility .Have you always wanted to learn more Permaculture and sustainable living, but didn’t know where to turn to? Come and join a vibrant community of like-minded people. Tour the farm on Saturday, 17 August 2019, fight climate change emergency and learn about these 7 stations:
1- Hugelculture raised beds and composting. (SEPP HOLZER STYLE)
2- Earthship (hobbit house aka “sunken earth homes”)
3- Chickens and their role in permaculture.
4- Goats and sheep
5- Greenhouse construction and pipe bending
6- Solar panels, Rain water harvesting and wind turbines.
7- HONEY BEES. And much more!