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.
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.