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Homesteading Academy: A Two-Day Course on Kitchen Self-Reliance


This weekend intensive is designed to catapult you into a life of self-reliance through homesteading. Join Growcology and the Emerald Village Volunteers as we share the simple and effective ways to make: yogurt, cheese, butter, bread, home cleaning products, beer, salves, infusions, preserving, and healthy cooking. Special features include local farmers and food providers. with a Keynote Speech by Erik Knutzen, author of “The Urban Homestead.”



Saturday: July 6th
12:00pm- Welcome by Growcology
12:30pm- 1:15pm Bread Making
1:30pm- 2:15pm Preserving with Vinegar
2:30pm- 3:15pm Healthy Cleaning Products
3:30pm- 4:15pm Yogurt
4:30pm- 5:00pm Closing Words

Sunday: July 7th
12:00pm- 12:45pm Gluten Free Cooking
1:00pm- 1:45pm Beer Making
2:00pm- 2:45pm Tinctures, Salves, and Infusions
3:00pm- 3:45pm Cheese and Butter
4:00pm- 5:00pm Keynote Speaker: Erik Nutzen, Author of The Urban Homestead

Saturday Ticket Jul 6, 2013 $30.00$2.64
Sunday Ticket Jul 6, 2013 $30.00$2.64
Weekend Pass Jul 6, 2013 $50.00$3.74
VIP Weekend Pass Jul 6, 2013 $65.00$4.57


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  • melissa n.

    Sorry have to cancel. Came down with nasty chest cold.

    July 5, 2013

  • Annemarie

    I will be attending Saturday.

    July 1, 2013

  • Yona F.

    Here is the location for the event at the Emerald Village Ecovillage

    June 30, 2013


    Can you pleas explain what the difference is between the weekend pass and the weekend VIP pass? Thank you

    June 26, 2013

    • Yona F.

      I answered above. Goodie bag including starter kit for some of the homesteader info..

      June 30, 2013

  • Jane

    I have the same question as Miranda. Can anyone tell us what the difference is?

    June 28, 2013

    • Yona F.

      I answered above

      June 30, 2013

  • Yona F.

    Looks like the VIP pass gets some starter kit for some of the classes. Basically a goodie bag. Looks like the goodie bag contents is getting filled in. If you guys are interested you should check out the intentional community where this is taking place, it's a really cool property.

    June 30, 2013

  • Leslie

    Really looking forward to meeting, finally one I can make

    June 19, 2013

  • melissa n.

    I may ask another person to accompany me.

    June 16, 2013

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