Resilient Urban Agriculture — October 14

The following is from http://ecoworkshops.com/ecoworkshops/courses-and-workshops/2012-systems-gardening:

Two weekend options in October, 2012:

Oct 14 and 28, 9:00am to 4:00pm – Urban Permaculture House, Mar Vista near East Blvd and Washington Pl
$145 registration fee ($15 discount to $130 if payment in full is received by Thurs 10/4/12)

Oct 20-21, 9:00am to 4:00pm – Diamond Bar
$145 registration fee ($15 discount to $130 if payment in full is received by Wed, 10/10/12)

Refunds available until Oct 4, less $25 processing fee. No refunds thereafter, with credit available toward a future EcoWorkshops.com workshop or course in lieu of refund. Payment in full is required by the morning of the first session unless other arrangements are made, such as postdated checks. Checks preferred made out to Darren Butler, PO Box 589, Topanga CA 90290.

Examples of topics covered in the course:

– Indigenous agricultural and land-management practices in California and what we can learn from them

– Why standard permaculture methods for growing food and standard food forestry fail in Southern California and what works better here

–  Systems theory, ecosystem ecology, and soil ecology; and how they can transform our gardening practices, our understanding of gardens, and our communities

– Specific practical methods and information for implementing Systems Gardening™ in Southern California, including appropriate food-producing species for Systems Gardening™ from weeds to trees, rethinking the balance of wildness and maintenance, redesign for Systems Gardening™ , and seasonality in a systems garden

– And much more

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About Hemet Sunshine

I am a homeschooling mom living in Hemet, California. I am interested in building a better community for the ones I love.
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