Permaculture Earthworks for Home or Farm

Permaculture Earthworks for Home or Farm

What are earthworks? Earthworks are techniques used to form earth to increase its functionality for ecological and human use. When we make a raised bed to bring the soil closer to us for working, when we build a road not only for transportation but also for harvesting rainwater or when we dig, line and build […]

Edible Forest Gardens: A Food Forest Design Workshop

Edible Forest Gardens: A Food Forest Design Workshop

Posted by on Feb 9, 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

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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, […]