|Trieste, fvg, Italy|
(projects i'm involved in)
Province of Trieste, IT
Stari Grad, HR
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I started cultivating and experimenting with ecological methods 25 years ago. Worked on housing and domestic heating systems, green-roofs, compost toilets, rainwater harvesting ecc. Have used various lunar calenders for farming and created a synergic collective farm for urban residents in 2007, teaching them passive ways of maintaining harmony between nature, animals and humans
Worked with different people from communities such as Auroville International township and other eco-communities in Italy and around where permaculture is being practiced. Visited the Italian Academy members to integrate in 2012.
Consulting design & alternative energy management in local projects around Europe.
Currently creating a seed saving unit for the Karst region near Trieste and Facilitating with SPC school.
1-10th November 2013 in Croatia
80 hours, certified course in English, Italian & Slovenian
permanent culture http://elmacs.t15.org/cesnet/index.php/foto-terrafest/foto/
building passive structures from local material
The art of grafting is fascinating to many gardeners and this one day course aims to show participants the process from rootstocks to established orchards both young and old. The lesson is a practical session, Join us and learn how to make your own trees.
Feb 8-9-10 2013
with Jaka Subic, Gozdna šola, Ljubljana
cross-border eco-sustainable network between Italy Slovenia Croatia
People from the group and visiting volanteers created a composting toilet
Peri-Urban farming for families, children and teachers
hosting people from border areas of both countries
|Type: Permaculture Design Certificate (PDC) course|
|Verifying teacher: Academia Italiana di Permacultura|
|Other Teachers: Saviana Parodi, Anna Satta|
|Date: Aug 2012|
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