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Animal Harvesting Classes

  • Learn to respectfully and humanely process poultry, rabbits, goats and other animals with our experienced instructors

  • Receive one of our animals to process and take home

  • Gain the experience and confidence you need to successfully butcher animals at home on your own

  • Various Mondays or by appointment throughout the year, 9 am - 1 pm +/-

  • Open to adults or youth with parent consent

  • $75 per class

  • email HawthornHealsTheHeart@gmail.com to register

Horse-drawn Power Basics

  • Learn the basics of using draft ponies on a working farm

  • Duke and Dolly (and Alexia) are experienced teachers.

  • Appreciate horses and history in new ways

  • 2-hour private session covering harnessing, hitching, and basic commands.  Discount for a 10-class package.

  • Open to adults or youth with parent consent

  • $75 per class for up to 2 people at a time

  • Email HawthornHealsTheHeart@gmail.com to schedule

  • Get ready for a really fun post-petroleum future!

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Garden and Homestead Consulting

  • We help you truly grow food that sustains you 

  • Our consulting is based on lived experience as well as significant research into soil health.  We get over 80% of our calories from our own plants and animals

  • We look for ways to save you time and money

  • $50/hour for phone consultation, $60/hour in-person

  • Practical, honest, compassionate advice designing systems that work for you

  • Email HawthornHealsTheHeart@gmail.com to schedule

  • Get ready for a delicious future!

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Home Fermenting & Sauerkraut

  • Celebrate and preserve home-grown harvests with fermenting

  • Receive freshly harvested Hawthorn Farm vegetables to make your own take-home ferment from start to finish

  • Taste our previously made seasonal ferments

  • Gain experience and recipes to successfully ferment at home

  • Various days throughout the autumn harvest; 9 am - 1 pm +/-

  • Open to all ages. Limited spots available for social distancing

  • $75 per class

  • email HawthornHealsTheHeart@gmail.com to register