HomeILatest NewsICoursesIShopIJoel SalatinIServicesIAbout UsIContact Us
Sub-menu 1.2.1.1
Regrarians Handbook
Events Information
Payments
Polyfaces Doco
Clients
eHD
Farm Design Process
Trading Conditions
FAQ
Darren Doherty CV
animation overlay image
some green

Fields of Farmers, Mid Nth Coast NSW, Feb 25, 2014

Date: 25-Feb-2014
Capacity: Not Set (0% booked)

Details

DESCRIPTION

DON'T MISS OUT ON THIS GROUNDBREAKING EVENT!!
Do you Eat, Buy or Grow Food?

Bookings are now flowing in so don’t miss out on this very special opportunity to see Joel Salatin, the “World’s Most Innovative Farmer” (TIME) in Oceania this February & March.

Join Joel, joined by his daughter-in-law Sheri & son Daniel Salatin on this Fields of Farmers Tour and discover how you can change not only the way you can farm but also the way we all eat & buy food whilst helping to create a viable future for the localised food system. 

This one day seminar tackles head on the major issues of improving local food access, increasing the terms of trade & profitability of agricultural enterprises, regenerating & continuing family farms, and market to a new generation of consumers hungry to spend their money on great food produced in regenerative farming systems. 

Star of the Academy Award-nominated Food Inc. (+ the upcoming ‘Polyfaces’ documentary!!), Joel Salatin is the world’s leading advocate for local food systems and with his son Daniel are two of the best farmers in the world. The 4 generations of Salatin’s manage Polyface Farms in the historic Shenandoah Valley in Virginia (USA). This 220ha powerhouse of grassfed production supplies directly over 5000 families plus more than 10 retail outlets & 50 restaurants all within a 3 hour drive of the farm, the Polyface ‘Foodshed’, whilst employing more than 20 people turning & over more than $2 million annually. 

Sounds good? Want to know more? Want a free copy of the Joel's latest book Fields of Farmers? (included with every ticket!!)

WHAT JOEL, SHERI & DANIEL SALATIN ARE SAYING ABOUT THIS WORKSHOP!!


"Double your income without working harder"

"Increase sales without picking up the phone"

"Grow your farm while reducing your hours in the field"

"Double production and build soil"

"Finance your future with a forever farm"

"Spend more time doing what you enjoy"

"As you age, don't slow down;  speed up with youthful partners"

WHAT IS IT ABOUT POLYFACE FARM & THE SALATINS THAT'S SO SPECIAL?

Polyface Farms & the Salatin Family are leading figures in the future face of our food system: how we grow it, buy it and eat it. Our 'Polyfaces' documentary trailer is the best thing going around to show you why what this farm, family, consumer community and global legion of followers agree. Watch it by clicking the Polyfaces picture and understand why!


TRAINERS

Joel Salatin (USA)


Joel Salatin works alongside his wife Teresa, son Daniel, daughter Rachel, daughter-in-law Sheri, Apprentices, Interns, Rental Farmers, Staff & Animals to manage Polyface Farms in the Swoope region of Virginia, USA. Joel wows packed audiences of all walks of life wherever he goes with his version of what he calls 'Agritainment'. Joel has been labelled 'The World's Most Innovative Farmer' by Time Magazine, & is the author of 8 books, countless articles, & has led seminars & courses leaving tens of thousands changed in the way they spend, eat, farm & live. 

Joel's most recent title is 'Folks this Aint Normal' is a best seller & further expands this Heinz Award winner’s profile & message across the world. A man who truly walks his talk is a must-see wherever he goes with his capacity to communicate the means by which consumers can engage with farmers & how farmers can take control of not just production but also succession, processing, distribution & marketing.

(Read a recent Fairfax Media 'Good Weekend' Article 'Greener Pastures' featured in 'The Age' & 'The Sydney Morning Herald' by HD Alumni Mark Whittaker)

Daniel Salatin (USA)


Daniel Salatin is the son of Joel & Teresa Salatin, and is the Manager of Polyface Farms Inc. As the third generation on Polyface farm in Swoope, Virginia, he has grown up in the family business.

Polyface services more than 5,000 families, 10 retail outlets, & 50 restaurants through on-farm sales & metropolitan buying clubs with salad bar beef, pastured poultry, eggmobile eggs, pigaerator pork, forage-based rabbits, pastured turkey & forestry products through relationship marketing. A self-confessed 'home school drop-out', Daniel was always going to be a great regenerative farmer having gone from carrying freshly processed chickens while in nappies, to running & over-seeing the day-to-day workings of Polyface. As a seven-year old he started a pastured rabbit enterprise, which has had its ups & downs but continues today. Starting the rabbit business gave him first hand experience with marketing, processing, research & development, & the costs of a

new business. 

Today Daniel is fully employed by the farm & spends his days orchestrating animal movement, scheduling daily tasks & apprentice training. At thirty-one, Daniel is married to wife Sheri Salatin & has two sons Travis & Andrew & one daughter Lauryn.

Sheri Salatin (USA)


Sheri Salatin is the marketing director at Polyface Farm and stay-at-home mom of three children. Sheri is passionate about clean food and enjoys working the land along side her husband, Daniel.

Sheri was influential in getting the buying clubs up and running and now oversees 25 drop locations throughout Virginia and Maryland with over 5,000 families. The buying clubs are nurtured under her direct oversight and she is the go-to person for all questions about marketing to metropolitan areas.

Through real life experiences, Sheri has honed her skills and shares some of the best ways to approach and sell to some of the top chefs in the world.

Polyface services more than 5,000 families, 10 retail outlets, and 50 restaurants through on-farm sales and metropolitan buying clubs with salad bar beef, pastured poultry, eggmobile eggs, pigaerator pork, forage-based rabbits, pastured turkey and forestry products through relationship marketing.

Today Sheri spends her days juggling marketing, website maintenance, blogging, motherhood, and farming.  At thirty-three, Sheri is married to husband Daniel and has two sons Travis and Andrew and one daughter Lauryn.

PLEASE READ CAREFULLY!!

INCLUDED


  • Copy of 'Fields of Farmers' (valued at $35)
  • Morning & Afternoon Teas + Light Lunch supplied & sponsored by Wingham's fabulous & award-winning Bent On Food

OTHER INFORMATION


  • Registration is between 8.30am & 8.50am
  • The seminar starts at 9am sharp and ends at 5:30pm.
  • Breaks are generous to allow you plenty of time to catch up with old and new friends. 
  • You'll be contacted by email once you've made your booking and also close to the event giving any final instructions and information.
  • Joel will be on hand at times nominated in the day and also between 5.10pm - 5.30pm to sign books including his latest book, 'Fields of Farmers' which is included in your ticket fee.

VENUE


Taree NSW, Tuesday, February 25th, 2014 - Manning Entertainment Centre, 33 Manning River Drive, Taree, NSW - GOOGLE MAP

REFUNDS POLICY


We understand that sometimes circumstances dictate that you are not able to attend after you’ve made and paid for your booking. We are happy to give a full refund 14 days out from the date of any Regrarians Ltd. events minus a $25 administration fee. If you need to cancel your booking within 14 days then we are unable to provide a refund though you can use your payment towards a future Regrarians Ltd. event.

Should the event be cancelled for any reason then Regrarians Ltd. bears no liability for any costs any registered attendees, their associates, companies, partners or family incur as a result of this cancellation apart from the ticket cost itself. Any person or entity buying tickets for this event agrees with this Refunds Policy as a condition of purchase. 

CAPACITY


There are still plenty of tickets left so please BOOK NOW!!
 
(Please disregard the reference 'N/A available below'!)

EVENT MEDIA TO SHARE

Please send these links to your networks or post on your Facebook Pages &/or Timelines

Regrarians Fields of Farmers Newsletter

'Polyfaces' Documentary Trailer (8 mins)

ABC Radio - "New Ways to Farm: American Farmer Joel Salatin talks to Peter Cundall" - February 15, 2013 - with Chris Wisbey 

The Weekly Times - "Joel Salatin's Sustainable Argument" - February 12, 2014 - Sarah Hudson

Bendigo Advertiser - "American Agrarian puts Succession back in the spotlight again" - February 4th, 2013 - Eloise Johnstone

Facebook - Fields of Farmers Oceania Tour Facebook Event Page

Twitter/Facebook Tags - #FieldsOfFarmers#EatBuyGrow, @PolyfaceFarms, @JoelSalatin, @Regrarians

WHO'S RUNNING THIS EVENT?


Regrarians Ltd. is an Australian-base not-for-profit enterprise whose Directors have for over 20 years worked with producers & consumers around Australia & in more than 47 countries around the world, helping them to understand ways to farm and live that regenerate soils, farms, landscapes & communities.

TICKETING


There are 4 PRICING LEVELS available for Regrarians Ltd. events:

Solo - is for people attending events by themselves with no discount offered to them
Mate's Rates - 10% discount for people attending events together with a friend or friends
Family Friendly - 20% discount for family members attending events together
Community/Partner - 20% discount for community groups & partners offering this discount to their members/networks

1. SELECT the number of tickets you want to buy in "Booking Allocation"
2. CHOOSE the appropriate "Pricing Level" 
3. MAKE your "Payment Method" by either selecting the "Credit Card" option OR CLICK the PayPal logo
4. AFTER your payment has been processed you will receive by email an automated reply acknowledging your purchase
5. PROBLEMS? Please contact us by Email or call 0431 444 836 (Darren Doherty) or 0400 840 845 (Lisa Heenan)
 and we'll sort you out!




Booking

• Required



 •

 •

 •


Share HeenanDoherty:

Latest Events

RAD_Muskerry 2014

RAD (REGENERATIVE AGRICULTURE & LIVING DESIGN COURSE) 9-19th May 2014 - 10 day course with Darren Doherty - $1595pp Muskerry, Victor..
Heenan Doherty View Events

eHD#1 Keyline Basics - Geometry

You've heard about Keyline, read about it and even done courses about it and still are struggling with it and how to actually apply it? Don't worr..
Heenan Doherty View Events