Cypress Creek Farm

Our Cypress Creek Farm rises out of an ecosystem that is as environmentally "weird" as Austin's unique cultural vibe. Ecosystems collide and provide a diversity of plants and produce that are beyond organic, connecting you to the unusual terrain and soul of the soil they sprout from.

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Cypress Creek Farm Visit

Meet our farmers to explore our on-site, Permaculture-modeled farm that provides produce and eggs for your daily meals at Miraval. This class will cover sustainable farming practices, biodynamic farming principles, and a vision for responsible agriculture's role in our health and earth care. Meet the hens that provide our farm-to-table restaurant with fresh eggs and wander the farm, tasting fresh crops straight from the field. You’ll have opportunities to ask questions about your own growing endeavors and how to integrate mindful farming methods into your own daily practice. 90 min

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Chicken Keeping

This class will cover the life cycle and needs of a chicken, how to raise, handle and care for a backyard flock, and how to set up a small coop to keep hens safe from predators while providing them access to a pasture. This fun and hands-on class will offer an opportunity for you to collect eggs in the coop and bond with a hen. 90 min | $45


Minding Mushrooms

Join our Cypress Creek farmers in an immersive workshop on the foundations of mushroom cultivation. Learn about the intricate connectivity of the fungal ecology to surrounding organisms, the prolific fungal life cycle, and the medicinal benefits offered by the fungal kingdom. Develop basic mushroom foraging safety skills, home cultivation techniques, and investigate how medicinal species can enhance your health. Learn how to grow your own edible mushrooms and take home a mushroom log or bag-style kit to get you started. 60 min | $45