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Homesteading Festival: Optimize your Ferments

Join us on Saturday, October 14, 2023 at the Ontario Homesteading Festival, as we offer a short talk on how to optimize your fermented Food for gut health, then join us for all the other fabulous talks and presentations! The whole event runs from 10am to 4pm at the Bracebridge Fairgrounds (JD Lang Activity Park).

Join Biohackers Toronto at the Ontario Homesteading Festival!

Gut Health Talk at the Homesteading Festival

What happens when Biohacking meets Homesteading?

You end up with fermented foods optimized for gut health! Join Cathia and Guillermo as they present what they learned and experienced by applying advice found in Dr. William Davis’ book Super Gut, when making and eating their own fermented foods. Biohackers Toronto will offer a short talk and after attend other talks and events at the Festival, hopefully with you!

Preserved food in pantry

Other Talks at the Homesteading Festival

Join in for a day of learning, sharing, and connecting at the Homesteading Festival workshops! The Ontario Homesteading Festival will feature workshops and homesteading vendors both indoors and outdoors, as well as homestead produced items, such as honey and fresh produce. Whether you’re a seasoned homesteader or just beginning your journey into sustainable living, this event is perfect for anyone interested in the art of self-sufficiency and creating a more harmonious relationship with the land. Some of the many informative workshops happening at the Homesteading Festival this year include:

  • Basics of Mechanical Repair – Engines, Electrical Systems, and Hydraulics
  • From Farm to Table: Mastering Rabbit Processing Workshop
  • Hemp Horizons: Exploring Eco-Friendly Homesteading with Fancy Farmerettes
  • Uniquely Yours: Increase Income on Your Homestead
  • How to Optimize your Fermented Food for Gut Health
  • How to Start an Off-Grid Homesteading Community
  • Waterbath Canning for Beginners
  • Keeping a Dairy Animal on the Homestead
Foraged mushrooms
Free range chickens
Bees on honeycomb


When? Saturday, October 14, 2023, from 10am to 4pm

Where? Bracebridge Fairgrounds (JD Lang Activity Park), 331 Fraserburg Road Bracebridge, ON P1L 1T5


  • Adults: $5
  • Kids under 12: FREE

Get your tickets now! We hope to see you there!