|WHO’S SHARING: James and Ronnie Branson of Wilgavale Organic Wonders
Wilgavale Organic Wonders is a family run enterprise situated on the Darling Downs near Mount Tyson, approximately ½ hour west of Toowoomba. They are an organically certified farm, providing food with flavour, and adhere to organic and bio-dynamic guidelines for all seed, fertiliser and produce.
The farm is 117 acres, primarily raising & producing organic pork, bacon & ham. They also grow vegetables & melons. The main seasonal produce includes; Cauliflower, Broccoli, Beetroot, Cabbages, Cucumbers, Silverbeet, Kale, Watermelons, Rockmelons, Honeydew Melons, Butternuts, Jap pumpkins, Garlic, Onions, Cucumbers, Zucchini & Corn. All produce is field grown.
James and Ronnie are working towards regenerative farming & incorporating Natural Sequence Farming. Their soil types range predominately from a dark chocolate loam to scrub type soil on the ridges.
OUTLINE OF THE DAY:
Introduction by the Branson family on their farming system
Sarah Fea from Bear Biologics will lead us in a paddock walk including group activities learning to do your own soil assessments
Feedback and sharing session
PLEASE REGISTER VIA HUMANITIX: https://events.humanitix.com.au/june-biological-farming-roundtable
FURTHER DETAILS: Please phone NutriSoil on 02 6020 9676 or Rachelle on 0407 879 053 or email email@example.com.
Rachelle and Justin will be at the Farmfest Field Days, site