2020 Classes and Events.... go to Book Online to find more options

  • By Appointment

    at Earthwise Farm & Forest

    Homestead Farm Tour

    By appointment only. Schedule a tour of our homestead farm. See our diversified livestock operations along with our vegetable/flower/herb gardens. Visit off-grid home, walk our labyrinth garden, and learn how we planned out our Homestead Farm and off-grid lifestyle.

    1 hour tour and 2.5 hour tours are offered for private groups. Go Here for more info or to set up an appointment.

    Make an appointment by emailing us. (info@earthwisefarmandforest.com)

  • Dowsing Classes!!

    Dowsing Definition: Dowsing is the search for information by means of a hand-held instrument and faculties beyond the five physical senses. It involves higher levels of mind and spirit, energies beyond the simply electromagnetic, and both transmission and detection of subtle energies.

    • Dowsing for Spiritual Growth: Connecting with the Natural World

    Class Date: Saturday, October 31st from 1:00 pm to 4:30 pm

    Taught by Lisa McCrory, this introductory class will teach you how to get a response from your dowsing tools and learn techniques in connecting to the natural world. This experience has helped build an intimate relationship with the land and the livestock that she cares for, bringing a healing and rejuvenating component to the place where she resides. to learn more, go HERE

    • Intermediate Dowsing Class

    Class Date:  Fall Date To Be Determined from 10:30 am - 4:30 pm

    Taught by Steve Herbert, this class will cover: • Live Water: Discussion of the dowsers' theory of primary water • Location of water well sites • • Methods for Improving Accuracy • Earth Energy Dowsing • Agricultural Dowsing, and more, To learn more, or to Register, go HERE

    • Advanced Agricultural Dowsing

    Class Date: Next Class to Be Determined from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

    In this workshop, Steve Herbert will explain how dowsing goes far beyond just locating water, and can be a very useful and inexpensive complementary management tool in all manner of decisions one needs to make in farming, gardening or ranching. To learn more, go HERE

  • Livestock Classes!!


    Management Intensive Grazing for the Diversified Farm

    Next Class Date: Next class TBD. 6 Hour class

          We also offer private Classes at our farm or yours. Contact Us for more info.


    Interested in improving your grazing skills or new to Management Intensive Grazing? This class will employ the teachings of Holistic Management along with the techniques of Management Intensive Grazing (MIG) to assist you in improving pasture productivity and raising healthy livestock. To learn more or to Register, go HERE

    Having A Family Cow

    Next Class Date: Schedule a private or group class. 4 hours


    This class is designed to help you navigate the new and exciting world of owning and caring for a family cow & calf. Topics to discuss will include: * Animal Health * Grazing Management * Calf Care * Animal Nutrition * Breeds and Breeding * Housing and Husbandry * Marketing your milk: raw milk regulations in VT. To learn more, contact us or go HERE.

  • Butter, Yogurt & Cheese Making

    Due to C-19, we are offering this class for private groups only (1-10 people). Normally a 3.5 hour class. Contact us to set up a Class just for you.

    Have fun in the kitchen with Farm Fresh Raw Milk!

    Learn a few different ways to make yogurt - successfully and consistently.Get introduced to a couple different soft cheeses that are easy and fun to make.Learn the tricks for making delicious butter and using butter molds.

    Learn in an intimate setting with a small group; get ready to laugh and taste some delicious creations.


    Class will include a handout. Cheese cultures, yogurt cultures, citric acid, butter muslin cloth and organic grass-fed  raw milk will be for sale, so you can start creating delicious treats for friends and family right away.

    To learn more go HERE

On Farm Education

Classes offered for 2020


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