Permaculture Articles

by Bonita Ford. Creative Commons. Attribution 2013. Permaculture is a holistic approach to design based on living systems. It offers a way of thinking, relating, making decisions and solving problems, which are more in balance with the living world around us. Its ethics, principles and design read more...
It's been a summer full of learning.  The weather was cooler and we had more rain than normal; the tomatoes were far less productive than last year and the swiss chard seems to be flowing endlessly.  As we come into our 5th year of gardening in this climate, we're seeing how much the weather read more...
Permaculture Institute of Eastern Ontario and the Classic Theatre Festival team up to host an inspirational and entertaining day of gardens and live theatre. On Saturday, July 27, vegetable gardens and permaculture gardens in and around Perth will be open to the public, as part of the Veggie Garden read more...
One of our students asked about reminders and tips on starting a garden, especially for beginners... Remember to START SMALL...  you'll learn with experience!   Here are some permaculture principles and things to keep in mind when designing your garden:http://deepgreenpermaculture.com/diy- read more...
Permaculture Design from Permaculture Eastern Ontario.
We are accepting Work Exchange applications for the Introduction Module and the Main Module of the Permaculture Design Course in Ottawa this fall.  Work Exchange students will be selected based on a combination of financial need and how this course could benefit them and their communities.  We are read more...
 Sébastien's presentation at the permaculture convergence, from Mark A's podcast, Reflections On...      
SAVE THE DATE! Permaculture Ottawa (PO) and Permaculture Institute of Eastern Ontario (PIEO) are pleased to announce that we will be holding our 3rd Eastern Ontario Permaculture Convergence on March 23 and 24, 2013 in Ottawa, at the Heritage Academy, 207 Bayswater Ave., Ottawa. Please save the date read more...
We're gearing up for the summer and thinking about the fall!  If you're interested in taking a permaculture course in Ottawa this fall and you'd like to apply for Work Exchange, we have 2 positions for the Introduction Module and 2 positions for the Main Module.  The application deadline is July 2 read more...

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