Learn sustainable agriculture techniques
Are you passionate about sustainable agriculture, or perhaps just curious to learn more about the techniques and principles of agroecology and organic farming? If so, then make your way to this fantastic farm and workshop, just steps from the beautiful Atlantic Ocean!
In this workshop, you’ll have the chance to spend the day in the village of Toubab Dialaw, where you’ll participate in a theoretical and practical workshop on organic farming techniques used by local women. The workshop takes place in a small farm that is dedicated to training, educating, and experimenting with techniques and practices of agroecology, promoting agriculture that is both environmentally and economically sustainable in the region of Toubab Dialaw. The farm is committed to local skills development, and regularly offers offers capacity-building programming for the local community; today, their farmland is available to about one hundred local women who have been trained in sustainable agriculture and who are now engaged in the production and sale of their own organic produce.
This workshop has two primary components: a theoretical component, where you will observe your environment and begin to understand the needs of the earth and plants; and a practical component, where you will learn to make and use compost in order to enrich the soil. Experience an unforgettable day with a group of women who are revolutionizing Senegalese agriculture!