Events

Past Events

March 31 to April 1, 2016

Where: Harvard - Cambridge, Massachusetts

WORKSHOP: Lessons from Indigenous Knowledge & Permaculture: Planting, Building, Harvesting & Hunting

At The Spirit of Sustainable Agriculture Conference

Indigenous knowledge and permaculture are mutually reinforcing. They are rooted in the preservation of the Earth and humanity; they offer a... Read more

March 14, 2016 - 7:30pm
Where: Port Hope, ON
Hosted by Northumberland Master Gardeners

Flowers, Food, Pollinators, Perennials & Soil: Permaculture in the Garden

Are you interested in creating greater harmony and doing less work in your gardens? In addition to flowers and beauty, are you curious about including edible and medicinal plants, attracting pollinators, building... Read more

March 6, 2016 - 1pm
Where: Perth Legion, 26 Beckwith St E.
Cost: FREE!

1pm - Edible Forest Gardens Talk: Gardening Like Nature with Permaculture

Interested in growing more of your own food and doing less work, while taking care of the soil and water, creating natural spaces for the animals and supporting healthier ecosystems? In permaculture (ecological design), we aim to... Read more

Sunday, November 15, 2015 ~ 9:30AM to 4:30PM

   OR

Monday, December 7, 2015 ~ 9:30AM to 4:30PM

Workshop Fee: $100 (includes lunch and digital materials on workshop content)

Where: Circle Organic Farm Community Farm, Millbrook, ON

The workshop will cover theoretical material explaining the design process, water harvesting approaches applicable in Ontario, as... Read more

Sunday, November 15, 2015 ~ 9:30AM to 4:30PM

   OR

Monday, December 7, 2015 ~ 9:30AM to 4:30PM

Workshop Fee: $100 (includes lunch and digital materials on workshop content)

Where: Circle Organic Farm Community Farm, Millbrook, ON

The workshop will cover theoretical material explaining the design process, water harvesting approaches applicable in Ontario, as... Read more

Learn how to (re)design your life and small business to meet your goals and be more harmonious and efficient.

Are you interested in applying eco-logical design to your life and/or small business?

 

Topics:

thinking like nature; permaculture design principles (work with nature, start small and slow, emphasise multiple functions, create redundancy, promote... Read more
When: October 25, 2015

 

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PRESENTATIONS & WORKSHOPS Permaculture Principles and Aboriginal Traditional Teachings

with Bonita Ford, David (Sunny) Osawabine, Ashley Manitowabi and Sébastien Bacharach
Why are... Read more

Wrap up your garden and get a good start for next year by learning how to make compost! Composting encourages beneficial organisms and gives your garden a healthy boost. We will have fun in this hands-on class and will learn about backyard and worm composting.

Facilitator: Sébastien Bacharach, a composting educator with over 10 years of experience.

 

Are you interested in “working with” nature to create greater harmony, efficiency and ease in your gardens and in your own life? Are you concerned about the environment and wondering what you as a gardener could do to help? “Permaculture” is an approach to design that is based on the observation of natural systems. This evening will include: some basic design principles; an example of a 5-year... Read more

September 26, 2015

Learn how to create gardens that will provide food and medicine year after year, while taking care of nature.

Are you interested in gardens that require less work over time, that offer diverse harvests throughout the season, and that take care of the soil and water?

 

Topics:

thinking like nature; permaculture design principles (work... Read more

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