Gardening Week | YIP - The International Youth Initiative Program

Gardening Week

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22 Apr - 26 Apr - 00:00

With Spring comes time to prepare the land for a new season of growth. The Yippies will spend the mornings learning from Thomas Lüthi who will return to YIP after the Autumn course. The focus of this course amongst others, will be on the starting Spring season by observing nature’s processes closely through nature observation and phenomenology. In the afternoons, the Yippies will work together with the YIP gardener Alexa to prepare the garden for the summer season. The biodynamic compost from Autumn will be revisited and worked with.

Aleksandra Domańska

Aleksa comes originally from Poland, and is currently based in Sweden. She graduated from Russian Philology but then she spent 6 years in a corporate world doing mostly accounting, project management and also being a Feedback trainer.  She has spent the last 4 years reconnecting with nature through Permaculture and Regenerative agriculture and Biodynamic farming. Growing up in Poland she …

Thomas Lüthi

Thomas Lüthi was born in 1947 in Zürich, Switzerland. He studied biodynamic farming and gardening at Warmonderhof in the Netherlands and worked as a gardener in the United Kingdom and Järna in Sweden. Thomas was the president of Demeter International, co-leader of the Section for Agriculture at the Goetheanum in Dornach, Switzerland and chairman of the International Biodynamic Council. In …

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