Save Water with Wicking Beds

Save Water with Wicking Beds

Posted by on Jul 20, 2012 in Our Blog | One Comment

We just finished installing five big and beautiful Wicking Beds for a client in Salmon Arm.  These water smart raised beds were designed extra tall with a false bottom to reduce the need for bending over while the clients tend their veggies.  So what are Wicking beds you ask? Wicking beds are a great way […]

Spring Into Action!

Spring Into Action!

Posted by on Mar 20, 2012 in Our Blog | No Comments

  It has been a busy month for us at Element Eco-Design. Inspired by the arrival of blossoms, buds and bees we have kicked off the 2012 planting season with 2 Introduction to Permaculture Design courses and a design for a 1.5 Acre Demonstration Garden at our local Okanagan College Campus. We also found time […]

A new look for 2012

A new look for 2012

Posted by on Feb 20, 2012 in Our Blog | No Comments

Element Eco-Design is a Permaculture Design and Education company proudly nestled in the Okanagan Valley of British Columbia providing full design and implementation services. Element Eco-Design is owned and operated by Certified Permaculture Designers Gordon Hiebert and Jana Macnab. Permaculture Design is a framework for designing sustainable human environments. Our designs are built around Permaculture […]