Join our four day introduction to permaculture course which will give you all you need to get started with your own design. Find out how to grow more food for less effort, develop productive and resilient homes, gardens and communities, and find local solutions to our global social and environmental problems.
This is what previous participants have said:
"Loved it, well done! Fun and educational as well as inspiring."
"I've used the practical info to install gardens at home and made much more use of mulch from the garden. The kids are really into it too."
"Jo was a fantastic tutor. No question was left unanswered. Great work Jo!"
"Very enlightening! Jo and Aaron are such an asset to have in the Hawke's Bay community promoting and living environmental care and sustainability. Thanks heaps."
Courses take place at Poukawa School and Kahikatea Farm and cover permaculture ethics and principles, site design, house design, soil, organic gardening, water in the landscape, community and alternative economics, with practical sessions on composting, no-dig gardens, and site design.
What you get:
4 days (28 hours) small group tuition
Theory and practical sessions
Extensive library of permaculture resources
Organic morning and afternoon tea
Discounts on plants from Kahikatea Farm specialist nursery - perfect for your new permaculture planting schemes!
Poukawa School & Kahikatea Farm, Poukawa