Taking place May 12-18 and June 16-22 at Agraria, the research and demonstration farm of the Arthur Morgan Institute for Community Solutions, this course will impact the development of a premier facility for disseminating emerging knowledge on soil health, climate mitigation, and community economics. Eighty years young and building on the small community insights of engineer and educator Arthur Morgan, first head of the TVA, the Institute has pioneered some of the most important cultural and intellectual advances of the era. Learn about cover cropping, conservation easements, silvopasture, small farm incubation, and repair of diverse landscapes.
LocationYellow Springs, OH
Earn your permaculture design certificate in this two week intensive hands-on course at Garfield Community Farm, Pittsburgh’s largest urban permaculture farm. Study with the author of Bioshelter Market Garden and the Food Forest Handbook, Darrell Frey, farm director John Creasy, Elizabeth Lynch and other regional experts. Course certified through the Permaculture Institute of North America. Registration Cost.$1200.00 includes some meals Registration with food and housing $1650.00 _Garfield Community Farm , Pittsburgh, PA Lead instructors_ Darrell Frey, John Creasy, Elizabeth Lynch
LocationGarfield Community Farm, 509 Wicklow St, Pittsburgh, PA 15224, USA
Learn the skills of regenerative design with a grounding in spirit and a focus on organizing and activism--and bring the family to this one! This residential PDC course is held concurrently with the OUR Little Permies Camp, a homeschool, unschool, educational immersion program for kids that runs alongside the PDC and welcomes entire families to learn together! O.U.R. Ecovillage is an incredible model demonstration sustainable village community rooted in social, ecological, and economic well being; Earth Activist Training has been bringing our PDC course to this location for years. Taught by Starhawk, Charles Williams and guests.
LocationO.U.R. Ecovillage, Baldy Mountain Road, Shawnigan Lake, British Columbia, Canada
Our team of world-renowned and locally grounded teachers from across Michigan creates a stimulating atmosphere for group learning. West Michigan’s wonderland of natural beauty and the homestead systems of Blue Sky Farm provide a laboratory for learning. We will have time to tell stories, make music, and swim in the lake, while reflecting on the urgent challenges of our times.
LocationMontague, MI, USA
Full Permaculture Design Certificate Course including over 100 hours of lecture, hands-on activities, and exercises. The course will start by covering the basic nuts & bolts of permaculture design (principles, process, methods, etc.) and provide you with the tools you need to see the world through holistic lenses. Then the course will provide you with a variety tools that you can use when creating your own designs. Come join us for this amazing course at one of the most mature permaculture sites in North America!
LocationOrcas Island, WA, USA
Join this full Permaculture Design Certificate Course including over 72 hours of lecture, hands-on activities, and exercises. The course will start by covering the basic nuts & bolts of permaculture design (principles, process, methods, etc.) and provide you with the tools you need to see the world through holistic lenses. Learn a variety tools that you can use when creating your own designs and projects. Please note that this course is intensive! If you’re looking for a dawn to dusk, information-loaded Design Course, this is the one for you! Instructors: Dave Boehnlein, Perri DeJarnette, Greg Strella, Joe Murray