Edible Forest Gardens: A Food Forest Design Workshop

Edible Forest Gardens: A Food Forest Design Workshop

Posted by on Feb 11, 2015 in Courses, Events, Feature Course | No Comments

Imagine stepping out into your yard and plucking a perfect tree ripened peach straight from the branch.  Do you strive to fill your home with abundance, fresh cut flowers, mouthwatering fruits, berries and aromatic herbs all season long? Then Edible Forest Gardening is for you! Join the Element Eco-Design team and learn how to fill your […]

Hands-On Hugelkultur Workshop:         May 23, 2015

Hands-On Hugelkultur Workshop: May 23, 2015

Posted by on Feb 9, 2015 in Courses, Events | No Comments

Hugel-What!!? A Hugelkultur bed is an incredibly productive garden bed that is designed to act as a windbreak, sound berm and dynamic growing system for your annual and perennial veggies and shrubs. Why is this an important technique to add to your gardening and design tool belt? Hugelkultur beds are ideal for our Dry-Temperate climate, […]

Permaculture Earthworks Workshop July 2014

Permaculture Earthworks Workshop July 2014

Posted by on Jun 2, 2014 in Courses, Feature Course | No Comments

   In this ground breaking workshop you will learn how to design and build Permaculture Earthworks such as Swales, Berms and Dams that passively harvest natural runoff.  These structures can be used for flood irrigation, wildfire protection, forestry systems, aquaculture and even swim ponds. This workshop is the first of it’s kind in the Okanagan/Shuswap Region!  We […]