Creation Care and Farming God's Way Conference

Creation Care and Farming God's Way Conference
past 5 days ago

Starts: Tuesday, 12 September, 2017 08:00am

Ends: Friday, 15 September, 2017 11:00am

Event Details

Arrival and registration: 11am - 12 noon, Tuesday, 12th Sept 2017.

Time Frame:
Opening session: Tuesday 12th Sep, 2pm.
Departure: Friday 15th Sep, 2pm.
One and a half hour evening sessions held on Tue & Wed

Accommodation:: Moffat Guest House.

Cost: \
Full board inclusive of resources, meals and accommodation: KES.14,000
Day scholar inclusive of resources and meals (am tea, lunch and pm tea): KES.8,100.

Pre-Registration:
If you would like to pre-register for this event, please contact Dorcas Mburu (adminkenya@careofcreation.org) and copy Antony Muga (amuga@careofcreation.org), or call: +254 (0) 731 772 203 / +254 (0) 712 772 203
NOTE: Self-sponsoring Kenyan nationals who are not affiliated with an institution or organization can qualify for a 40% discount if payment is made by close of day 1st September 2017.

Important notes:
English is the language of instruction.
Rooms are shared with fellow participants. Married couples share with their spouse. Single rooms are rarely available, but when available will be cost extra.
Any delegate with special dietary needs (diabetic, hypertensive etc.) is advised to inform Dorcas prior to registration, if possible via email.

Late payments will not be accepted and will prevent participation since meal and room preparations have to be made well in advance. Neither will Kenyan delegates who pay from 4th to 11th September 2017 be eligible for the discount.

To receive a certificate for this training a delegate must attend all sessions (with the exception of day-scholars who cannot attend the two evening sessions). Certificates are awarded at the end of the training.

Participants will receive a pack with the following resources after the training.
(a) Farming that brings Glory to God and Hope to the poor – by Craig Sorley
(b) Honoring Christ in Caring for His Creation – by Craig Sorley
(c) Farming God’s Way Trainer’s Reference Guide – by Grant Dryden
(d) Farming God’s Way Vegetable Guide – by Grant Dryden
(e) Farming God’s Way Field Guide – by Grant Dryden
(f) Let’s Restore our Land – by Dan Fountain
(g) Good Tree Nursery Practices – by ICRAF

The following additional resources will be available for sale in our office.
(a) FGW DVD Training Series by Grant Dryden (Available in English and Swahili) - KShs. 3,000.00
(b) When Heaven & Nature sing by Ed Brown - KShs. 500.00
(c) Our Father’s World by Ed Brown - KShs. 500.00
(d) Restoring the Soil by Roland Bunch - KShs. 1,200.00
(e) Grafting Fruit Trees by Larry Southwick - KShs. 400.00
(f) Beginner’s Guide to Beekeeping in Kenya by Thomas Caroll - KShs. 1,200.00
(g) When Helping Hurts by Steve Corbett & Brian Fikkert - KShs. 1,200.00
(h) Useful Trees & Shrubs for Kenya by the World Agroforestry Centre - KShs. 3,200.00