- Upcoming Events -

Saturday, 16 March, 2019 - 10:00 to Sunday, 28 April, 2019 - 16:00
Huxhams Cross Farm TQ9 6AA
Biodynamic Farming was the first form of ecological farming system, arising in 1924. It has also proven to be one of the most sustainable forms of farming with the highest levels of soil biodiversity found on farms. This course is designed for the gardener,...
Saturday, 11 May, 2019 - 09:00 to Sunday, 12 May, 2019 - 17:00
Huxhams Cross Farm TQ9 6AA
We will explore what is meant by healthy soil ecology, and how this affects the food grown, andits nutritional content through the food system.. We will liken this to how food nourishes us by exploring the gut environment and microbiome. This leads to an underst...
Saturday, 6 July, 2019 - 09:00 to Sunday, 7 July, 2019 - 16:00
Huxhams Cross Farm TQ9 6AA
An excellent way to find out more about permaculture is to attend our two-day introductory course. This 'taster' will provide an opportunity to actively learn about the principles and see examples of designs being implemented by projects. Our weekend course...
Saturday, 14 September, 2019 - 10:00 to Sunday, 9 February, 2020 - 17:00
Huxhams Cross Farm TQ9 6AA
Saturday, 13 October, 2018 - 10:00 to Sunday, 10 February, 2019 - 16:00 Huxhams Cross Farm TQ9 6AA The Apricot Centre Permaculture Design Course is a part-time, non-residential course that takes place over 6 weekends between September 2018 - February 2019 maki...
Friday, 20 September, 2019 - 09:00 to Sunday, 22 September, 2019 - 16:00
Huxhams Cross Farm TQ9 6AA
DATES TO BE CONFIRMED “Agroforestry is both  a traditional practice, and a modern practice. It has undergone a renewal and uptake for modern sustainable farming methods over the last 30-40 years The  name of "agroforestry" was created in the 1977 to describe...
Thursday, 21 November, 2019 - 09:00 to Friday, 22 November, 2019 - 17:00
Huxhams Cross Farm TQ9 6AA
To bring about sustainable change in our food systems we need more small scale farms producing local healthy food, and we know that Permaculture Design methods can create these farms. However the limiting factor for many of these farms is generating enough mone...

- Past Events -

Thursday, 31 January, 2019 - 13:15 to Friday, 31 January, 2020 - 13:15
Huxhams Cross Farm TQ9 6AA
Huxhams Cross Farm is situated in the an area of outstanding beauty in South Hams. It is a 36 acre farm with full Biodynamic status, that hsa been designed using Permachulture and Agrof forestry methodologies, with cows, chickens, Organic vegetable and flower growing and a Wellbeing Service. We love showing people around with a typical tour having a minimum of six people and lasting for two hours. There is a short introductory talk, an hour or so tour o...
Thursday, 15 November, 2018 - 11:45
Huxhams Cross Farm TQ9 6AA
Farm Tour for Exeter University
Friday, 21 September, 2018 - 13:00 to Sunday, 23 September, 2018 - 14:00
Huxhams Cross Farm TQ9 6AA
“Agroforestry is both  a traditional practice, and a modern practice. It has undergone a renewal and uptake for modern sustainable farming methods over the last 30-40 years The  name of "agroforestry" was created in the 1977 to describe the deliberate use of incorporating trees into farming practice” Professor Martin Wolfe is one of the world's leading experts on Agroforestry, based on 30 years of experimental work on his farm in Suffolk. He will offe...
Monday, 20 August, 2018 -
10:00 to 13:00
Huxhams Cross Farm TQ9 6AA
We have 4 Farm Club sessions running throughout the summer holidays from 10am -1 pm. These sessions are for 6- 11year olds and start on Monday 30th July - Monday 20th August . Book sessions individually to ensure your place. Children who attend the sessions will harvest vegetables, cook on an open fire, learn about wildlife on the farm and create nature based crafts as well as have lots of free play in the forest school area. Early Bird Discounts are availab...
Monday, 13 August, 2018 -
10:00 to 13:00
Huxhams Cross Farm TQ9 6AA
We have 4 Farm Club sessions running throughout the summer holidays from 10am -1 pm. These sessions are for 6- 11year olds and start on Monday 30th July - Monday 20th August . Book sessions individually to ensure your place. Children who attend the sessions will harvest vegetables, cook on an open fire, learn about wildlife on the farm and create nature based crafts as well as have lots of free play in the forest school area. Early Bird Discounts are availab...
Monday, 6 August, 2018 -
10:00 to 13:00
Huxhams Cross Farm TQ9 6AA
We have 4 Farm Club sessions running throughout the summer holidays from 10am -1 pm. These sessions are for 6- 11year olds and start on Monday 30th July - Monday 20th August . Book sessions individually to ensure your place. Children who attend the sessions will harvest vegetables, cook on an open fire, learn about wildlife on the farm and create nature based crafts as well as have lots of free play in the forest school area. Early Bird Discounts are availab...
Friday, 11 May, 2018 - 09:00 to Saturday, 12 May, 2018 - 16:00
Huxhams Cross Farm TQ9 6AA
With Dr Anne Marie Mayer and Marina O'Connell. Explore healthy soil ecology, and how this affects the food grown, how to prepare microbial rich food and how to create and maintain a healthy gut ecology. Understanding the new new modern science of how these systems work, how they affect our physical and mental well being and taste delicious at the same time.