WORKSHOPS

NATURAL LIVING & DIY PRODUCTS

Making your own natural products is inexpensive, easy and transformative! Take a stand against chemicals in ecosystems, bodies and homes and find freedom from what marketing tells you you need for beauty & cleanliness. This 1.5 hour workshop will revolutionize you & your family for decades to come!

At the Odd Gumnut, we make all of our own body and home cleaning products. In this workshop, we will kick off with the truth of what chemical products are doing inside our bodies and then empower you with easy and effective alternatives for shampoo, conditioner, hair gel, dish soap, laundry detergent, face wash & moisturizer, toothpaste, deodorant, and home disinfectant. Knowledge is power! So inform yourself and equip yourself with the alternatives. You will never go back!

EVERY OTHER SATURDAY, live @ the farm. 1:00 - 2:30 PM. 

RS 850

EASY HOME FERMENTATION

Fermenting our foods has amazing health benefits. It develops complex flavors, enables our bodies to uptake much more nutrition, preserves foods in times of bounty, and fills our bodies with beneficial bacteria that boost our immune system, our mood, and our overall health.

Best part is, it is easier than you think! No better time to strengthen that immune system :)

In this workshop we will cover some easy wins so you get fermenting straight away (sauerkraut, kimchi, natural sodas, yogurt, ginger beer) as well as discuss the myriad options you have to ferment just about anything. 

This is Laura’s favorite workshop to teach and see learner’s excitement when introduced to the magical world of transformation through fermentation. Not one to miss.

 

EVERY OTHER SATURDAY, live @ the farm. 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM. 

RS 1500

LEARN TO BREW KOMBUCHA

Whether you are brand new to kombucha and eager to learn or already brewing and could use some tricks of the trade, this workshop will cover all you need to know about this trendy probiotic beverage. Full of live bacterias and organic acids, kombucha is a home remedy for all kinds of digestive issues, from acidity to constipation. Empower yourself to be able to brew your own medicine right at home. With its natural fizz and sweet-sour mix, kombucha is great for the whole family as a non-alcoholic health drink and also makes an amazing mixer if you enjoy a boozy drink.

We will cover all the basics as well as fizziness, flavoring, troubleshooting, making boozy booch and other uses for kombucha and its many multiplying SCOBYs! Laura brings you 10 years of brewing experience and makes learning simple, fun and accessible.

Leave with the critical culture, a SCOBY & starter liquid to brew your own batch! 

EVERY OTHER SATURDAY, live @ the farm. 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM. 

RS 1500

SOURDOUGH BREAD BAKING

Good bread is tough to find! The shops are full of bleached, refined white breads that leave our digestive system inflamed, bloated and over-burdened. Traditionally fermented sourdough bread nourishes our whole body by making the nutrients in the grains bio-available. 

Reclaim your right to good bread with this all-levels workshop. Baking your own bread is much easier than you might think! We will learn the biological reason fermented grains are better for us, which grains are the healthiest choice, how to create & care for your sourdough starter and how to make, knead and bake your dough. We will also discover other uses for your extra starter - think sourdough pizza, chocolate cake  & waffles :)

Leave with a portion of Laura's 2 year old (!) sourdough starter to kick start your baking journey. 

EVERY OTHER SATURDAY, live @ the farm. 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM. 

RS 1500

"Food after all is life… Every time you eat, you can make a massive change. You can throw your weight behind ecosystems, behind diversity, behind farmers. Or you can throw your weight behind greed, behind super profits, behind ill health that is killing both this planet and its people. Make your choice. It’s easy"  - Vandana Shiva

Contact Us

The Odd Gumnut Permaculture Farm

Krishna Bungalow Bhilar Estate

 Panchgani Maharashtra India

theoddgumnut@gmail.com

+91 913 608 8682

+91 740 017 5557

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