Join celebrated garden designer, author and educator Michael Judd in exploring essential edible landscaping and permaculture concepts in this unique webinar series.
In this series Judd will lead a virtual tour through edible landscapes while unearthing the abc’s of how to build herb spirals, create raised beds that harvest water, grow gourmet mushrooms, simplify food forest basics, construct earthen ovens and much much more.
Michael’s webinars are filled with practical examples, picture rich, easy to follow, fun, informative and fruitful! Webinars are easy to sign up for, watch and interact with much like a live video presentation. You can opt for a single webinar or sign up for the series for more in-depth learning.
The presentation time for each webinar is close to 1 hour long with :15 Q&A.
Session 3: Water Harvesting & Soil Building: Swales, Hügelkultur Beds, Rain Gardens Webinar
Permaculture and edible landscape designer Michael Judd will provide a clear and simplified approach to water harvesting in this presentation, which will be a combination of theory and hands-on practice.
Water harvesting involves a variety of strategies to manage and enhance the water resources on your land–leading to soil building and healthier plants. Understanding and implementing just a few simple water harvesting techniques such as swales on contour, hugelkultur beds, and rain gardens can improve the way water moves through your landscape and how effectively your plants are able to use it.
Learn which designs best fit your land, how they are created, and how to make them look good. Whether you have a little patch of backyard or a huge property to work with, the principles you learn in this class will help make your land more diverse, productive, and ecologically friendly than ever before.