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The Permaculture Market Garden Workshop & Book Launch

  • Guelph University Centre Peter Clark Hall – Lower Level/Basement (map)

Starting with natural systems as a base then increasingly building details for improved farming, this workshop covers key concepts of Permaculture Market Gardening.

How natural systems play out on a farm-scale (hydrology, geology, climatology)

  • Whole farm planning, design & decision-making
  • Understanding & using ecosystem services
  • Mapping & designing for your farm’s resources
  • Permaculture farm principles shown through working projects from Zach’s farm
  • The Permabed System designed by Zach (introduction, design process)
  • Garden patterning for diversity, guild crops and rotation

Cover Crops - Zach Loeks-Tools/techniques

  • The future of sustainable foods and picking crop varieties for a new agriculture.
  • Planning holistically for your lifestyle

 

Earlier Event: January 22
Detox & Digest
Later Event: January 28
The Permabed System Workshop