Organic Growing & Crop Rotation

Organic Growing & Crop Rotation

Come learn about what organic really means and why we need to go beyond organic for sustainable food and nutrition security. Over the course of the day you will learn about plants needs, yields and characteristic and how plants are affected by climate, microclimate,...
Organic Growing & Crop Rotation

Weekend Gardeners Series

Natures Gift Permaculture is pleased to announce its first series of 6 weekend sessions designed for busy people who would like to grow their own fruits and vegetables without the use of expensive and toxic synthetic fertilizers, herbicides, and pesticides. ABOUT...
Organic Growing & Crop Rotation

POSTPONED: Weekend Gardeners Series

Due to low enrollment (its too hot!!!) we have decided to postpone the Weekend Gardeners Series until next year when the weather is more pleasant and when people are commited to their New Year resolution of eating healthy, non-toxic, locally produced food. A big thank...
Organic Growing & Crop Rotation

Our second Thatching Course: Module One

We are really pleased to offer our second Thatching Course: Module One, scheduled to begin on October 25th!  Thatched roofs are beautiful, long-lasting (average 20 – 25 years!), and eco- friendly. They moderate temperatures to provide comfortable and cool environments...
Organic Growing & Crop Rotation

Sustainable Earth Building Course complete!

On 4th September 9 participants graduated our first Sustainable Earth Building Course. Facilitator Wilhelm Morkel covered the main topics of building with cob, rammed earth and dry stone wall. Guest lecturer Chris Rollins contributed a thorough series on CEBs with an...