Events

Upcoming Events

 

2024 Open Hours

 

Come watch or participate in some of the more interesting or experimental operations at Sage Garden Ecovillas.

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2024 Conversations for Change

Dates and specific topics are TBD.  Topics are generally expected to include:

1) game and discuss nights, where we play a cooperative or socially restorative multiplayer game and discuss, and

2) watch and discuss nights, where we watch an informative or transformational documentary or short film and discuss.



Past Events

 

4/7
- Potted cuttings
- Built static, vented compost

4/21
- Harvested mulberries
- Made mulberry jam

5/5
- Canned mulberry jam and green beans

5/19
- Harvested and canned moringa "beans"

6/2
- Planted trees from cuttings
- Made herbal tea

 

12/17
- Pressed sugar cane
- Harvested olives

1/7
- Scarified mesquite seeds
- Harvested moringa leaves
- Started hardwood cuttings

1/21
- Harvested and brewed herbal tea
- Talked about harvesting and preparing food and medicine

2/4
- Pruned trees
- Fed trees
- Made and applied compost extract

2/18
- Moved trees and bushes

3/3
- Prepared new forest patch, with new irrigation zone and biochar

3/17
- Planted pecan trees

 

Nov 18, 2023 Moringa Leaf Harvest and Pollarding

Powdered moringa leaf is a prized superfood.  Come help us harvest leaves, and take some home for your own use.  Fall is the optimum time to pollard (a style of pruning) our moringa trees, which presents a timely opportunity to harvest leaves.

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Nov 25-26, 2023 Moringa Leaf Harvest and Pollarding

Powdered moringa leaf is a prized superfood.  Come help us harvest leaves, and take some home for your own use.  Fall is the optimum time to pollard (a style of pruning) our moringa trees, which presents a timely opportunity to harvest leaves.

Eventbrite event

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Nov 11/12, 2023 Olive Harvest and Curing Workshops

 

 


 

Documentary Discussion Nights


6/17 - Voices of Transition

7/1 - Mulch as a Drylands Strategy

7/15 - Ask U of A CALS and Coop Extension

8/5 - Chicken-keeping YouTube Videos

8/19 - Shade as a Drylands Strategy

 

Jul 15, 2023 Experience Moringas

 

Fall Documentary Nights

 
 

Sept 2022 Olive Harvest and Curing Workshops

Sept 18, 21, 24.  Come see firsthand how we harvest and cure olives.

 

July, August Documentary Nights

 

June, July Documentary Nights

 

June Documentary Nights

 

May 20 Documentary Night (The Yes Men)



Sep 16, 19, 20 Olive Harvest Workshop

https://www.facebook.com/events/474952303305846/


Nov 23, 24 Open Hours and Surplus Harvest

https://www.facebook.com/events/493310347981628

 

Oct 5 Olive Harvest Workshop

https://www.facebook.com/events/474952303305846/

 

Sep 7 Olive Harvest Workshop

https://www.facebook.com/events/474952303305846/

   

Jun 22&23, 2019 Surplus Moringa Harvest

 

Jun 15, 2019 Experience Moringas


Oct 7, 2017 Olive Harvest Workshop

 

Sep 9, 2017 Olive Harvest Workshop 

 

Jan 14, 2017 Sage Garden Olive Festival

Oct 22, 2016 How to Harvest and Cure Olives

http://www.facebook.com/events/1788876321401356/


Sep 10, 2016 How to Harvest and Cure Olives