to Mar 3

Foundations of Holistic Management

Foundations of Holistic Management

Holistic Management is a values based, testable decision making framework that considers our needs for social, economic and ecological wellbeing. This framework helps us define and achieve the lives we want. In the first course studying Holistic Management we consider-

 The Key Insights of Holistic Management

-Brittleness, the Predator/Prey Relationship, Holism, the Importance of Timing

Collaborating with Nature to Meet Our Needs

-The Ecosystem Processes, Management Tools

Core Components of Holistic Decision Making

-Whole Under Management, Holistic Context, Filters, Feedback Loop

Processes Unique to Holistic Management

-Building Wealth, Holistic Financial Planning, Land and Livestock Management

Foundations gives us the basis to understand what we value, the resources we have to work with, a way to choose how best to apply our resources, and how to work with the community of life to ensure success.

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2017 Holistic Management Training
to Mar 31

2017 Holistic Management Training

These courses can be taken as a whole or in units.  For those seeking to become an accredited practitioner all the courses must be taken.  Courses will be taught by Willy Denner and Phyllis VanAmburgh, accredited Savory professionals.

Location: Real Food Co-op, Chatham, NY


Foundations in Holistic Management (3 days) : January 14, 15, 16

Financial Planning (3 days): January 22, 23, 24

Planned Grazing (3 days): February 2, 3, 4 

Land Planning (2 days) February 9, 10 

Ecological Monitoring (2 days) March 25, 26 

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Eat It, Wear It, Regenerate It: Igniting a Consumer REVOLUTION
3:00 PM15:00

Eat It, Wear It, Regenerate It: Igniting a Consumer REVOLUTION

Join us for an evening of learning, connecting and celebrating the bounty of the autumn harvest with local speakers, short films and a feast!  The 2016 savory Institute annual conference will be simultaneously hosted worldwide by the Savory Hub Network. Join us at TSL and connect with your neighbors as we delve into climate change solutions for here and now! 

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