|Your Name||Hollie Guyton|
|Your E-mail Address||[email protected]|
|1. Learning Objectives #1||Objective: Learn about why hedgerows are an important part of an organic farm|
Activity: Do research in my own time and take part in the planting of the hedgerows at Our Table
|2. Learning Objectives #2||Objective: Learn about biodynamics and it's history|
Activity: Take part in the transformation of Our Table to a biodynamic farm, take part in the Biodynamic conference & Wintergreen biodynamics preps day, and research biodynamics in my own time. I will also try to visit biodynamic farms in Oregon & Washington and learn from experienced biodynamic farmers, and see what could be done at Our Table.
|3. Learning Objectives #3||Objective: Learn to identify weeds and learn what they can tell me about the soil that they are growing in.|
Activity: Keep with me a weed identification book and keep records of weeds found in different areas of the farm.
|4. Learning Objectives #4||Objective: Learn how community can enrich organic farming |
Activity: Take part in community events surrounding Our Table's farm and how a community/cooperative style of organisation can help grow and strengthen a farm. Also, research other farm communities and suggest and implement ideas for the Our Table farm community.
|5. Learning Objectives #5||Objective: Learn about festivals and traditions in the US surrounding farming and what role they play in building a community around food.|
Activity: Take part in events and festivals at Our Table and other organic farms in Oregon & Washington.
|[Host Signature] I have reviewed these Learning Objectives with our Steward and agree to help him/her accomplish these objectives while training with our farm/business/organization.||Narendra Varma|