Young Agrarians Rocket Stove Pizza Party

Remember our EPIC ROCKET STOVE COB OVEN WORKSHOP? Well we are busting open the stove and inviting our farming friends and neighbors to join us for a pizza party in the garden!

What: Young agrarians everywhere, gather with us for a true taste of the Kootenays… pizza, wood-fired in a collaboratively-designed, collectively-built, decidedly beautiful cob rocket stove on a permaculture smallholding nestled in the Slocan Valley!

When:  Thursday, August 7th, from 5:30pm on

Where: Here! @ Tricycle Acres, Slocan Valley, BC

What to bring: Pizza toppings and a salad or dessert (Our hosts are graciously providing the dough!)

For more info check out: youngagrarians.org/pizzaparty or YA FB Page:

 

*** PLEASE LEAVE YOUR DOG(s) @ HOME / and carpool! as parking / car access can be challenging***

 

Light Clay Day!

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What is “Light Clay” construction?

Come to our building party and find out! You’ll see how we built a wood framed structure which we will be insulating with a mixture of a clay slurry and wood chips. We mix the slip and chips together in a big machine that looks like Dr. Seuss must have invented it and place the muddy mixture into the walls, creating a vapor permeable insulation layer ready to receive clay plasters. The end result is a healthy, modern home for conscious people to live in! Continue reading