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Permaculture Design Course

Posted by Cathe' Fish over 10 years ago

Want to take your PDC at a working 230 acre farm? You will get hands on experience in a community devoted to the principles of Permaculture and peace.

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EARN YOUR

PERMACULTURE DESIGN CERTIFICATE!

PERMACULTURE OFFERS POSITIVE SOLUTIONS TO A PLANET IN CRISIS

PERMACULTURE DESIGN COURSE

                             with Cathe’ Fish & Neil Bertrando

March 12- March 20, 2011

WOOLMAN/SIERRA FRIENDS CENTER – 230 ACRE FARM

     IN NEVADA CITY, CA

Learn how to design for stability, resilience, and abundance at a farm that is dedicated to sustainability and community health. Gain hands-on skills in sustainable systems design and application.

Permaculture provides a framework for consciously designed landscapes that mimic the patterns and relationships found in nature. These systems yield an abundance of shelter, water, energy, and food for the provision of local needs that provide diversity, stability, and resilience for local populations.

DISCOVER SOLUTIONS FOR YOUR FARM, RURAL LAND OR SUBURBAN BACKYARD

 

SPECIFIC COURSE TOPICS

 

• Theory and Design Principles of Permaculture

• Small Scale Food Production

• Farm For the Future

• Eco-friendly House Design and Construction

• Passive Solar Greenhouse

• Composting Toilets & Greywater Systems

• Water Harvesting & Management

• Drought-Proof Property

• Ecological Pest Control

• Soil Rehabilitation & Erosion Control

• Food Forest & Plant Nursery

• Seed Saving

• Livestock & Pasture Care

• Aquaculture

• Catastrophe Preparedness

 

HANDS ON ACTIVITIES

 

• Nature Awareness

• Quick Ways to Create a Food Garden

• Passive Solar Kitchen

• Water Harvesting Earthworks

• Compost and Compost Tea

• Tree Planting and Pruning

• Making Sauerkraut & Cheese

• Regional Wild Foods

and plowing with horses

and local Tsi Akim Maidu Cultural canter

 

 

ABOUT THE LOCATION

Woolman/Sierra Friends Center is a Quaker educational community and farm dedicated to the principles of peace, justice and sustainability. The Center is located on 230 acres in the Sierra Nevada Foothills. The ideas of Permaculture and conservation are infused in the community culture.

 

ABOUT THE INSTRUCTORS

Cathe' Fish, international educator and founder of Practical Permaculture Research Institute. Cathe’ is a Master Gardener, and has been teaching passive solar and permaculture systems for 25 years. She has designed 40 acre farms to backyards.

Neil Bertrando works as a project coordinator for the Great Basin Institute, where he collaborates on ecological development and invasive weed management projects using Permaculture strategies and patterns. 

Also joining the course will be a team of passionate and knowledgeable instructors.

LEARN TO USE NATURE AS YOUR PATTERN FOR FOOD PRODUCTION, HOUSING, AND COMMUNITY

The Permaculture Design Certificate course is an internationally-recognized, 72 hour course resulting in a Permaculture Design Certificate. The course covers sustainable living systems for a wide variety of landscapes and climates. It includes the application of permaculture principles to food production, home design/ construction, energy conservation/generation, and explores alternative economic structures and legal strategies supporting permaculture solutions. Credit for this course is now accepted by a growing number of universities around the world. Certification from this course empowers you to develop a professional permaculture design, consultation and instruction business.

Course includes:

Permaculture Design Course and Course Graduation Certificate

Housing and the best locally sourced healthy nutrient dense meals

Course Fee:

$1000 early bird special

$1200.00 after 2/19/2011

To Register:

http://littleurl.info/permaculture

For more information:

Cathe’ Fish

Practical Permaculture Research Institute

530-274-2575

e-mail: [email protected]

 Spanish Translator available on request

EARTH CARE PEOPLE CARE FAIR SHARE

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PDC course
Type: Permaculture Design Certificate (PDC) course
Teacher: Tom Ward
Location: Elgin, Arizona, USA
Date: Jul 1987
Other course verified
2 Week On Ground Skills Course
Type: Teacher Training
Teacher: Geoff Lawton
Location: Zaytuna Farm, The Channon, NSW, Australia
Date: May 2008
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