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Intro to Permaculture

May 26, 2018 @ 9:30 am - May 27, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
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Taught by Lindsey Napolitano and Johann Rinkens of Fields without Fences, this weekend long permaculture design intensive will explore permaculture concepts, ethics, techniques and approaches for small to large land management and design strategies for maximizing production while minimizing waste. We will explore the application of permaculture at a 6-yr old site, including water management systems, forest gardens and successional management strategies.

Topics covered:

Need, yields and behaviors of holistic design

Framework of Permaculture ethics and principles

Permaculture design techniques and approaches

Zone / Sector analysis

Site specific design strategies

Reviewing in-ground systems

Registration is required for this course. Breakfast options are included in the price of the course, please bring your own lunch. Dress weather appropriate and bring a water bottle. Camping space is available for out-of-town participants. Please arrive for check-in 10 minutes early.


Start: May 26, 2018 @ 9:30 am
End: May 27, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
Cost: $150
Event CategoryWorkshop
Venue Name: Fields without Fences
Address: 73 Barbertown Idell Rd
Frenchtown, NJ 08825 United States

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Phone: 908-996-0525
Organizer Name: NOFA-NJ
Phone: 908-371-1111