Hello and welcome to our first course of the year - Permaculture Garden Design.
What is it all about?
If you fancy a unique and exciting approach to creating a garden whether you are an experienced hand or first timer this course will be perfect for you . We will go through the process of starting a new garden, demonstrating all the most important aspects of producing a beautiful place with great food that is minimal maintenance and totally clean and beneficial ecologically speaking. The principles you will learn can also be carried into exsisting gardens so don't hesitate to come along if you are already well on your way with your own garden .You will undoubtedly enjoy this different approach.
What will we cover?
We will begin with a general introduction to Permaculture focusing mainly on its relevance to gardening. This will lead us to the first and most important stage of any project...design. Once we have worked on the design process its get your hands dirty time. We will begin the implementation of our design and during the 3 days of practical learning introduce
* no dig methods to prepare the soil for your plants * how to make the best mediums and compost to feed and nuture your garden * what plants to put in your garden * how best to rear your precious little green friends * how to and how important it is to enlist the help of millions of willing workers in the form of worms and other garden insects. * how the moon can help you manage your time * and finally how the humble chicken can half your workload by placing them in a tractor?? all we have to do is build it for them.
Interested? Then please come along!
The price for this course will be 50euro for the course and than 7euro per day for all meals stated on the scheldule and camping grounds with access to bathrooms and internet. If you are not keen on camping than we also have indoor accomodation charged at 5euro per day. If you are coming from afar than you are welcome to stay longer . Registration will be open shortly from the website http://sites.google.com/site/permaship1/trainings/permaculture-garden-design but to secure a place now just drop us an email firstname.lastname@example.org
If the price is a problem for you please say so in the registration form and we can organise your help in exchange of payment if you so wish.
Families are very welcome and we can provide free in-house lodging for children. The accomadation is basic but clean and comfortable. There are also 3 hotels in the village which are of a very good standard (for more info please email us). Child care will be provided at an extra cost of 5euro per day per child and there will be other children present.
Our courses are great places to meet people who share curiosity and have a willingness for a more sensical approach to living and life. Its also a place to make contacts and enjoy good company. Its a relaxed atmosphere in a beautiful place with great food ,good music, lively nightlife (if so desired) and what we learn here is both exciting and practical. At the end of this course we hope you will be armed with the inspiration and knowledge to create your own permaculture garden to suit your needs and at some point in the future be enjoying the beautiful creation and the great tasting produce from it . Come ,enjoy, spread the word.
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