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Our organic and biodynamic farm is located in Venersborg, a small rural village at the foot of the Cascade Mountains just east of Vancouver, WA. and north of Portland, OR.

Our mailing address is
Friendly Haven Rise Farm
20309 NE 242nd Ave.
Battle Ground, WA 98604

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The Equine Natural Movement School -- Learn to work kindly with horses at our heartcentered school for Equine Structural Integration. A fulfilling career with animals and people who truly appreciate the work you do.

Earthen Hand runs workshops on sustainable design and construction all over the world. Learn how to MAKE YOUR OWN HOME or outbuildings with simple materials and for low, low cost.

Natural Beekeeping -- low cost, low impact, sustainable beekeeping

Michael Bush is a beekeeper with a lot of common sense and a good dose of bee appreciation. Lots of photos, too.

TrackersTEAMS -- Spend three months to a year in this full-time college level immersion program. The curriculum covers wilderness survival, tracking, bushcraft, DIY, permaculture, health, business planning and the powerful experience of being competent, comfortable and wise in Nature

Permaculture Forums -- Organic homesteading and natural living discussions

TrackersNW -- a place where people come together and reconnect to the land. Day and weekend programs for youth and adults. Experienced instructors with traditional ecological knowledge.