Join the regenerative agriculture community and strengthen your own knowledge and understanding!
Co-create with a network of peers. Share with and learn from expert trainers in the field of regenerative and organic agriculture development. Gain an understanding of the concepts and complexities of truly sustainable regenerative practice.
At IFOAM-Organics International, we believe that all farming systems supporting our 4 principles of health, ecology, fairness and care, are part of a broader community of practice, working together towards the vision of a sustainable world.
In the spirit of collaboration and with the vision of Organic 3.0, we are proud to partner with 42 Acres Retreat in offering this unique training course.
Meet your Trainers
Konrad Hauptfleisch is the Head of Capacity Development at IFOAM - Organics International, and has managed the Organic Academy since 2012. He brings 20 years of experience in management, facilitation, training and grassroots sector development.
André Leu, International Director at Regeneration International; IFOAM Ambassador and author of Poising our Children, The Myths of Safe Pesticides. André has over 48 years of experience in all areas of agriculture from growing, pest control, weed management, marketing, post-harvest, transport, grower organizations, developing new crops and education in many countries on every arable continent. His specialty is in the all the forms of regenerative agriculture, including organic, agroecology, permaculture, biological farming and agroforestry systems.
Ailbhe Gerrard is a farmer with certified organic enterprises, and an educator with a deep interest in farming as a holistic, regenerative activity. She teaches at the Gurteen Agricultural College and has an MSc degree in Organic Farming and Environment and Sustainable Development.