Past Events

  • Jul 152018

    Finding a Place to Plant Your Passion

    • Jul 15, 2018 -
    • Kamloops
    • Hi BC Permies - Are you looking for a place to have your own organic agricultural business with a community of like-valued artisans and farmers? Artisan Farms is establishing an affordable agricultural co-operative in the beautiful Thompson/Shuswap region of BC. You are invited to our event - 'Finding a Place [...]
  • Jun 242018

    Young Agrarians Farm Tour at Organic Only in Cawston

    • Jun 24, 2018 -
    • Cawston
    • Is your dream all about farming alone and making a living on a small-scale farm? Meet Emilie at Organic Only Farm for a tour on June 24 in Cawston! How much can one person grow (with a bit of help here and there) and make a living? Organic Only is [...]
  • Jun 242018

    Permaculture Design Course - Linnea Farm, Cortez Island

    • Jun 24, 2018 - Jul 7, 2018
    • Mansons Landing
    • Creating Resilient Systems in the Face of Climate Chaos Permaculture Design begins and ends with profound observation of the natural world. It is all about turning problems into solutions! We are in a time of great transition and climate chaos – what an opportunity to ally ourselves with Nature and [...]
  • Jun 202018

    BC Native Bee Course

    • Jun 20, 2018 - Jun 24, 2018
    • Penticton
    • Contact: BCBeeCourse@gmail.com for registration. This is a 5 day course consisting of 2 days in the field in the southern Okanagan, and 3 days in the lab at Okanagan College in Penticton. The course is designed to introduce participants to the genera of native bees in Canada through lectures, discussions, [...]
  • Jun 112018

    Permaculture Design Field School

    • Jun 11, 2018 - Jun 27, 2018
    • Prince Rupert
    • Sust 120: Permaculture Design Field School 3 credits University Lab Science http://www.nwcc.bc.ca/program/permaculture-design-field-school
  • Jun 102018

    Young Agrarians Farm Tour at Forbes Family Farm in Oliver

    • Jun 10, 2018 -
    • Oliver
    • Sunday June 10th, 4-7pm: Forbes Family Farm in Oliver, BC - Gord will share his family's very diverse farm operation including: vegetables, tree fruits, berries, herb, nuts (even almonds!), apiary, and chickens. We'll also learn about their wetland conservation project. MORE INFO at:youngagrarians.org/forbesfarm
  • Jun 92018

    Free Advancd Permaculture Design Day

    • Jun 9, 2018 -
    • Roberts Creek
    • Permaculture People of British Columbia, join us for a free advanced permaculture gathering of like minded people. Sunshine Coast June 9 or Vancouver July 21. Limited space, email delvin@cosm.org to register
  • Jun 22018

    OS Permaculture Design 2018

    • Jun 2, 2018 -
    • Richmond
    • The Sharing Farm Presents : Permaculture Design O.S. 2018 June 2 Free Design Day at The Sharing Farm, Terra Nova, Richmond Join us for a uniquely creative social permaculture activation day with a focus on Community Currency (permanomics) Community Resilience (design for resilience) Community Neighbourhood Design (placemaking) Free for all [...]
  • Jun 12018

    Super Soil: The Art and Science of Making Compost ONLINE

    • Jun 1, 2018 - Jul 2, 2018
    • Making good compost can elude even the most seasoned gardeners and farmers. In this course, over 30 days follow along and build exceptional compost for exceptional soil.
  • May 272018

    Young Agrarians Farm Tour at Farmers Dotter Organics

    • May 27, 2018 -
    • Cawston
    • Farmers Dotter Organics in Cawston BC - Yvonne and Morris will share their knowledge of cover-cropping, building soil health, and rockin' garlic production. MORE INFO at: youngagrarians.org/farmers-dotter
  • May 262018

    Free Permaculture Design Day

    • May 26, 2018 -
    • Burnaby
    • Permaculture Design Gardening and Food Forestry Free Intro Day Tour gardens and natural spaces with a group of like minded people while exploring permaculture design methods, strategies and techniques for gardening and food forestry. https://www.permaculturedesign.ca/workshoplist together we will : explore permaculture principles, strategies and techniques adventure through nature discover food [...]
  • May 232018

    Healthy Soil for Long-Term Yields

    • May 23, 2018 -
    • Victoria
    • This workshop is specifically designed for the urban farmer and urban gardener who wants to gain a deeper understanding of soil, its importance in ecosystem functioning and how to nurture the soil to create healthy and reliable yields. A plant's relationship with the soil is one that has been overlooked [...]
  • May 202018

    Free Permaculture Design Day

    • May 20, 2018 -
    • Roberts Creek
    • Permaculture Design Gardening and Food Forestry Free Intro Day Tour gardens and natural spaces with a group of like minded people while exploring permaculture design methods, strategies and techniques for gardening and food forestry. https://www.permaculturedesign.ca/workshoplist together we will : explore permaculture principles, strategies and techniques adventure through nature discover food [...]
  • May 12018

    Super Soil: Living Soil

    • May 1, 2018 - May 31, 2018
    • Super Soil. It's possible to have better soil than you ever imagined. Yet it take a simple understanding that Super Soil requires living elements working together to build healthy soil, health plants, and health humans.
  • Apr 142018

    Backyard Greenhouse Design & Construction

    • Apr 14, 2018 - Apr 15, 2018
    • Invermere
    • No Categories
    • Thinking about building a greenhouse but don’t know where to start? Or maybe your current set-up could use some improvements? Either way, this course is for you. In this intensive 2-day program you will learn how to design, construct and operate a backyard greenhouse (or hot house) effectively. This course [...]
  • Apr 142018

    Free Permaculture Design Day

    • Apr 14, 2018 -
    • Bowen Island
    • Tour gardens and natural spaces with a group of like minded people while exploring permaculture design methods, strategies and techniques for gardening and food forestry. https://www.permaculturedesign.ca/workshoplist together we will : explore permaculture principles, strategies and techniques adventure through nature discover food and medicine plants experience education share a potluck meal [...]
  • Apr 142018

    Della Rice: Indigenous Plant Medicine: Wildcrafting

    • Apr 14, 2018 - Apr 15, 2018
    • Lake Cowichan
    • Join us for an intimate weekend of learnig plant medicine and making medicines with Cowichan healer, Della Rice Sylvester. Della (Rice) Sylvester is a First Nations' Medicine woman and healer, cultural keeper, singer, ethnobotonist, & workshop trainer of the Cowichan peoples on Vancouver Island, BC, Canada. At an early age, [...]
  • Apr 122018

    Permaculture Pilgrimage Media Eve

    • Apr 12, 2018 -
    • Roberts Creek
    • Planetary Permaculture Pilgrimage An evening event presented with Sunshine Coast in Transition April 12 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm Share in a unique experience learning about permaculture design in a special presentation about three local peoples planetary permaculture pilgrimage to the UK and Greece to take advanced courses and visit [...]
  • Apr 82018

    Regrarians® REX® Online Farm Planning Program

    • Apr 8, 2018 - Jul 6, 2018
    • Learn how to design your own farm from some of the top designers in the world.
  • Apr 82018

    Free Permaculture Design Day

    • Apr 8, 2018 -
    • Squamish
    • Permaculture Design Gardening and Food Forestry Free Intro Day Tour gardens and natural spaces with a group of like minded people while exploring permaculture design methods, strategies and techniques for gardening and food forestry. https://www.permaculturedesign.ca/workshoplist together we will : explore permaculture principles, strategies and techniques adventure through nature discover food [...]
  • Apr 22018

    Oregon State University's Online PDC

    • Apr 2, 2018 - Jun 11, 2018
    • The best online permaculture design course I've experienced. With a student to teacher ratio of 20:1 or less, plus the ability to connect with designers and students the world over, this is course not to be missed.
  • Apr 12018

    RESPONSIBLE WATER ALTERNATIVES:

    • Apr 1, 2018 -
    • Victoria
    • RESPONSIBLE WATER ALTERNATIVES: April 1 from 1pm-3pm Gord’s most popular water presention for integrating greywater, compost toilets, living roofs, soil, landscape, and food systems in a changing climate. How to plan for extreme weather events of too much and too little water. Book online with EVENTBRITE. April 1 $25
  • Mar 292018

    Transition Training; Launch Online

    • Mar 29, 2018 - May 17, 2018
    • Thursdays 2:00pm – 3:30pm EDT Live Online Training! Transition Launch is designed to provide you with everything you need to set-up and run a Transition or other community resilience-building initiative right where you live. Many of the skills of Transition are very ‘transferable’ to projects and businesses in a cooperative, [...]
  • Mar 232018

    RESILIENT FOOD SYSTEMS WITH FRUIT, NUT, AND BERRY BUSHES:

    • Mar 23, 2018 -
    • Victoria
    • TWO DATES (Pick one): March 23 from 9am-noon or April 22 from 9am-noon Explore the different food producing trees that are ideal for OUR climate and YOUR home and lifestyle. Presentation with Q&A to learn about fruit trees, nut trees, berries bushes, vines and support plants to create a sustaining [...]
  • Mar 172018

    Free Permaculture Design Day

    • Mar 17, 2018 -
    • Madeira Park
    • Permaculture Design Gardening and Food Forestry Free Intro Day in Pender Harbour at Iris Griffith Tour gardens and natural spaces with a group of like minded people while exploring permaculture design methods, strategies and techniques for gardening and food forestry. together we will : explore permaculture principles, strategies and techniques [...]
  • Mar 172018

    The Soil Food Web: Our Invisible Allies

    • Mar 17, 2018 -
    • Penticton
    • Cherry Tree Permaculture in partnership with the Regional District of Okanagan Similkameen presents this workshop on the Soil Food Web. In this presentation, we will explore the amazing world of life beneath our feet. Explore strategies and techniques for working with and enhancing the Soil Food Web in our gardens [...]
  • Mar 32018

    Composting 101-Basic composting skills workshop

    • Mar 3, 2018 -
    • Nanaimo
    • Composting Workshop March 3rd, 2018 10:00am-noon 3050 West Road, Nanaimo, BC Wish you were composting more but not sure where to start? Come to our workshop and discover how easy it really is. Jamie Wallace will take you through the process, step by step. Learn how to produce high quality, [...]
  • Feb 242018

    2018 Element Eco-Design Permacultre Design Certificate Workshop

    • Feb 24, 2018 - May 7, 2018
    • Vernon
    • Element Eco-Design is excited to announce their 2018 Permaculture Design Certificate Workshop in Vernon, BC. Permaculture is a planet-first, ethical approach to finding simple solutions to some pretty major world problems. In this 6 weekend workshop we will be discussing food systems, organic gardening, farming, green home building, homesteading, sustainable [...]
  • Feb 182018

    Young Agrarians: South Okanagan Land Link

    • Feb 18, 2018 -
    • Penticton
    • Want Land? Got Land? Are you a farmer looking for land? Are you a landowner looking for farmers? We Want You! 1-6 pm Land Linking Workshop – Networking, Land Access Arrangements, Expert Panel, & more! Join us for a workshop on the nuts and bolts of land linking. We’ll network, [...]
  • Feb 182018

    Young Agrarians: South Okanagan Land Link

    • Feb 18, 2018 -
    • Penticton
    • Want Land? Got Land? Are you a farmer looking for land? Are you a landowner looking for farmers? We Want You! 1-6 pm Land Linking Workshop – Networking, Land Access Arrangements, Expert Panel, & more! Join us for a workshop on the nuts and bolts of land linking. We’ll network, [...]
  • Feb 172018

    Water Efficient Gardens and Orchards

    • Feb 17, 2018 -
    • Penticton
    • Cherry Tree Permaculture in partnership with the Regional District of Okanagan Similkameen presents this workshop on Water Efficient Gardens and Orchards. Our climate in the South Okanagan is one of the best in Canada for growing fruits and vegetables. However, the lack of rainfall presents some significant challenges. In this [...]
  • Jan 272018

    Young Agrarians 5th Okanagan Winer Mixer

    • Jan 27, 2018 - Jan 28, 2018
    • Kelowna
    • Celebrating five years of Winter Mixers in the Okanagan, we’re back at the location of the first ever mixer – the beautiful Summerhill Pyramid Winery in Kelowna, BC! Summerhill Pyramid Winery gives us more space for sessions and gathering with a beautiful backdrop of Okanagan Lake and the vineyard. Based [...]
  • Jan 232018

    Rainwater Harvesting 2-Day Workshop

    • Jan 23, 2018 - Jan 25, 2018
    • Port Alberni
    • The course provides an in-depth overview of rainwater harvesting design and installation, and incorporates local or regional information. Topics include: Outdoor and in-home rainwater use Sanitation for potable uses Rules and regulations Site installation and safety System construction and maintenance Project planning and business management Optional Certification recognizes professionals in [...]
  • Jan 202018

    Organic Pest Control

    • Jan 20, 2018 -
    • Penticton
    • Cherry Tree Permaculture in partnership with the Regional District of Okanagan Similkameen present this workshop on Organic Pest Control. We will cover the basics of garden and orchard pests, with a focus on whole system health and plant immunity. Learn how to grow nutrient dense food without the use of [...]
  • Jan 132018

    Young Agrarians: Salmon Arm Land Link

    • Jan 13, 2018 -
    • Salmon Arm
    • Want Land? Got Land? Are you a farmer looking for land? Are you a landowner looking for farmers? We Want You! 1-6 pm Land Linking Workshop – Networking, Land Access Arrangements, Expert Panel, & more! Join us for a workshop on the nuts and bolts of land linking. We’ll network, [...]
  • Jan 92018

    Permaculture Design and Resilient Ecosystems Diploma

    • Jan 9, 2018 - Nov 30, 2018
    • Victoria
    • Program Overview The Permaculture Design and Resilient Ecosystems Diploma is a 1-year program that provides training for participants who are interested in creating regenerative food systems and lifestyles within the context of the development of resilient ecosystems. This program provides robust curriculum in permaculture design, going above and beyond basic [...]
  • Nov 172017

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  • Nov 162017

    Birthday party

  • Nov 162017

    Birthday party

  • Nov 162017

    abc

  • Nov 82017

    Birthday party

  • Oct 262017

    Test eent

    • Oct 26, 2017 - Oct 28, 2017

  • Oct 252017

    Eco-Landscape Mastery School ONLINE

  • Oct 192017

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    • Oct 19, 2017 - Oct 20, 2017
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  • Oct 142017

    Free Permaculture Design Certificate

    • Oct 14, 2017 -
    • Burnaby
    • "If we buy the first round of drinks, nature picks up the tab for dinner and a show." - Toby Hemenway Burnaby Community & Community Education Presents : Introduction to Permaculture Design and the Soil Foodweb with Delvin Solkinson, Kym Chi and Jo Tobias
  • Oct 142017

    Composting 101-Basic composting skills workshop

    • Oct 14, 2017 -
    • Nanaimo
    • Wish you were composting more but not sure where to start? Come to our workshop and discover how easy it really is. Jamie Wallace will take you through the process, step by step. Learn how to produce high quality, weed free compost for your garden which wiil save you money [...]
  • Oct 72017

    Wild & Alive - 8 Month Deep Nature Connection Intensive for Adults (1 weekend/month)

    • Oct 7, 2017 - Jun 3, 2018
    • Saanich
    • “Don’t ask yourself what the world needs. Ask yourself what makes you come truly alive and go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come truly alive.” –Howard Thurman Come home to the Wild and discover what it means to be truly alive. Explore the ancient [...]
  • Sep 182017

    Canadian and African Seven Ravens 8 Week PDC

    • Sep 18, 2017 - Oct 10, 2017
    • Salt Spring Island
    • A 8 week PDC experience, on a working permaculture farm on Salt Spring Island and on the ground work in Africa.
  • Sep 92017

    Build Your Soil Workshop Series

    • Sep 9, 2017 -
    • Surrey
    • Discover the Vital Role of Soil in Your Garden Learn to enhance your own soil through compost, compost tea, biochar, bokashi, soil food web, vermicompost, and more! This is a great way to learn more about how we care for our soil at Brooksdale, and for you to do the [...]
  • Sep 82017

    Profitable Urban Farming - 1 Day Distilled Wisdom VIDEO

    • Sep 8, 2017 - Sep 8, 2019
    • One day of distilled wisdom from an urban farmer who's been making money off borrowed lawns for years. New to the field or a veteran producer there's something here for everyone.
  • Aug 222017

    Yarrow Ecovillage Permaculture Design Course

    • Aug 22, 2017 - Jun 8, 2018
    • Yarrow
    • Valley Permaculture Guilds Presents Permaculture Design Certificate Course at Yarrow Ecovillage August  2017 - June 2018 Join with like minded people on a creative learning journey through farms and forests, gardens, glens, and regenerative sites throughout your bioregion. Become a more conscious designer of your life and landscape, relationships and work, learning [...]
  • Aug 122017

    Build Your Soil Workshop Series

    • Aug 12, 2017 -
    • Surrey
    • Discover the Vital Role of Soil in Your Garden Learn to enhance your own soil through compost, compost tea, biochar, bokashi, soil food web, vermicompost, and more! This is a great way to learn more about how we care for our soil at Brooksdale, and for you to do the [...]
  • Aug 12017

    17th Annual Permaculture Course in Teaching

    • Aug 1, 2017 - Aug 8, 2017
    • In this dynamic and interactive course, you will learn significant teaching techniques to communicate Permaculture principles and strategies in a wide variety of settings. This Teacher Training unfolds as a design methodology and advocates the Permaculture Design Course Curriculum. Our goal is to encourage and inspire your unique strengths and [...]
  • Jul 222017

    Eco-Sense Composting Toilet Workshop

    • Jul 22, 2017 -
    • Victoria
    • Gord will do a short workshop on Humanure Thermophilic Hot composting toilets. Learn the 3 P’s of composting toilets: Pee, Poo, and Policy. Sat, July 22 from 10am-noon. 10 spots. $30 Tour of our bathroom here at Eco-Sense in the main house, the very slick Eco-Hut system, the outside bathroom [...]
  • Jul 152017

    Permaculture Design Immersion Course in British Columbia taught by Larry Santoyo

    • Jul 15, 2017 - Jul 28, 2017
    • Little Fort
    • Permaculture Design Immersion Course in British Columbia taught by Larry Santoyo In order to transform the world and create a more sustainable existence, we must first take responsibility in our own lives and in our community. Our collective actions towards this abundant future must be empowering, intentional, and self-correcting. The [...]
  • Jul 82017

    Build Your Soil Workshop Series

    • Jul 8, 2017 -
    • Surrey
    • Discover the Vital Role of Soil in Your Garden Learn to enhance your own soil through compost, compost tea, biochar, bokashi, soil food web, vermicompost, and more! This is a great way to learn more about how we care for our soil at Brooksdale, and for you to do the [...]
  • Jul 12017

    Permaculture Design Certification Course @ UBC Farm

    • Jul 1, 2017 - Jul 19, 2017
    • Vancouver
    • Permaculture Design Certification Course @ UBC Farm 2017 Presented by the Conscious Design Collective
  • Jun 112017

    Gaiacraft PDC

    • Jun 11, 2017 - Oct 14, 2018
    • Roberts Creek
    • The only limit to yield is the designers imagination - Bill Mollison http://gaiacraft.com/category/courses/permaculture-design-certificates/ Gaiacraft's Permaculture Design Certification Program is co-taught by a dynamic male - female teaching team. These low cost, ultra flexible courses cater to the busyness of modern life. If you miss a class you can jump in [...]
  • Jun 102017

    Build Your Soil Workshop Series

    • Jun 10, 2017 -
    • Surrey
    • Discover the Vital Role of Soil in Your Garden Learn to enhance your own soil through compost, compost tea, biochar, bokashi, soil food web, vermicompost, and more! This is a great way to learn more about how we care for our soil at Brooksdale, and for you to do the [...]
  • Jun 92017

    Permaculture Weekend Workshop Series #3

    • Jun 9, 2017 - Jun 11, 2017
    • Salt Spring Island
    • Permaculture Workshop Series Permaculture Weekend Workshop Series 2017 Apr 21-23, May 26-28, June 9-11 The Lee Road Community on Salt Spring Island warmly welcomes you to join us for a 3 weekend permaculture workshop series of learning, connecting, skill building, and dialogue. We are an unintentional and autonomous community of [...]
  • May 272017

    Langara College PDC

    • May 27, 2017 - Jul 7, 2018
    • Vancouver
    • Langara College : Permaculture Design Program http://langara.ca/continuing-studies/programs-and-courses/programs/permaculture/index.html Permaculture looks at how nature is designed, and how we can design our own gardens, homes, businesses and relationships in light of nature’s operating system. It gives you the tools to be healthier and happier, save time, energy and money, get connected to your [...]
  • May 262017

    Permaculture Weekend Workshop Series #2

    • May 26, 2017 - May 28, 2017
    • Salt Spring Island
    • Permaculture Workshop Series Permaculture Weekend Workshop Series 2017 Apr 21-23, May 26-28, June 9-11 The Lee Road Community on Salt Spring Island warmly welcomes you to join us for a 3 weekend permaculture workshop series of learning, connecting, skill building, and dialogue. We are an unintentional and autonomous community of [...]
  • May 12017

    FREE Intro to Permaculture Course Oregon State University

    • May 1, 2017 - May 28, 2017
    • Online free Introduction to Permaculture Course from Oregon State University.
  • Apr 272017

    Eco-Sense Grey Water Workshop

    • Apr 27, 2017 -
    • Victoria
    • Gord will do a workshop on grey water systems. Includes site tour of multiple existing grey water systems and associated regulations. We have two systems to install for first rate hands on learning. Thursday, April 27th from 10am-3pm. Bring lunch and dress to be outside most of the day. $60. [...]
  • Apr 222017

    OS Permaculture

    • Apr 22, 2017 -
    • Surrey
    • "The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams." -Eleanor Roosevelt OS Permaculture Saturday, April 22, 2017 11 am - 5:30 pm Join us for a uniquely creative social permaculture activation day with a focus on currency, governance, and village repair. Free for all participants. Part [...]
  • Apr 222017

    Spring Harvest and Herbal Workshop

    • Apr 22, 2017 - Apr 23, 2017
    • Galiano Island
    • Join us for the Galiano Harvest & Herbal Workshop-Spring Edition: two beautiful days on Galiano Island in a stunning coastal forest at the Millard Learning Centre. Visit the Galiano Conservancy’s own cutting-edge forest garden. Walk Galiano’s beautiful Douglas fir forest and discover the wild plants that live there, learning their [...]
  • Apr 222017

    Spring Harvest and Herbal Workshop

    • Apr 22, 2017 - Apr 23, 2017
    • Galiano Island
    • Visit the Galiano Conservancy’s own cutting-edge forest garden. Walk Galiano’s beautiful Douglas fir forest and discover the wild plants that live there, learning their roles in the ecosystem and their traditional medicinal uses and how to ethically harvest them. Quench your thirst with handcrafted teas, tisanes, shrubs (sipping vinegars) and [...]
  • Apr 222017

    Permaculture Design Course for Professionals, Entrepreneurs and folks who want a Business in Permaculture

    • Apr 22, 2017 - May 6, 2017
    • Invemere
    • PERMACULTURE DESIGN COURSE INVERMERE, BRITISH COLUMBIA With over 72 hours of classroom and hands-on instruction, the PDC is the international standard for permaculture certification. You’ll discover the principles for designing and implementing regenerative human habitat and we’ve added an online introduction course, interactive student forum, and countless other unique features [...]
  • Apr 222017

    Natural Systems Gardening & Social Justice Program - PDC

    • Apr 22, 2017 - Oct 23, 2017
    • Mayne Island
    • Old Dogwood's Natural Systems Gardening & Social Justice Program is a 7-month hands-on gardening program on Mayne Island - unceded territories of 13 Coast Salish nations - that adopts permaculture principles for social and environmental justice. Since we very much recognize that the leaders of policy groups, and movements that [...]
  • Apr 212017

    Permaculture Weekend Workshop Series #1

    • Apr 21, 2017 - Apr 23, 2017
    • Salt Spring Island
    • Permaculture Workshop Series Permaculture Weekend Workshop Series 2017 Apr 21-23, May 26-28, June 9-11 The Lee Road Community on Salt Spring Island warmly welcomes you to join us for a 3 weekend permaculture workshop series of learning, connecting, skill building, and dialogue. We are an unintentional and autonomous community of [...]
  • Apr 102017

    6 Week Summer Intensive PDC

    • Apr 10, 2017 - May 19, 2017
    • Salt Spring Island
    • Join a 6 week PDC and learn hands on the operation of a working farm, eco-forestry outfit and woodworking studio.
  • Apr 32017

    Oregon State University Permaculture Design Course Online

    • Apr 3, 2017 - Jun 5, 2017
    • Permaculture Design Course Online with seasoned instructors a one-ten teacher to student ratio and feedback on your design.
  • Mar 312017

    Around the World in 80 Plants w/ Stephen Barstow

    • Mar 31, 2017 -
    • Victoria
    • Hatchet & Seed is excited to welcome Stephen Barstow, author of Around the World in 80 Plants to the Horticulture Centre of the Pacific in Victoria BC. Stephen Barstow is an edible plant enthusiast and collector from Malvik, Norway. He grows an astonishing 2000 varieties of edible plants, many of [...]
  • Mar 302017

    Eco-Sense Grafting Workshop

    • Mar 30, 2017 -
    • Victoria
    • Gord will lead the instruction to graft 2 of your own apple trees of choice to take home (choose from a variety of scion wood). Tour of food forest and perennial food systems included. Bring your own THIN BLADED SHARP knife… no longer than 5 cm… everything else is supplied… [...]
  • Mar 292017

    Soil Food Web Workshop

    • Mar 29, 2017 -
    • Vancouver
    • Get ready for spring growing by learning about the Soil Food Web and its benefits to your garden and landscape, as taught by Dr. Elaine Ingham, one of the world's leading soil biologists. This workshop will be presented by soil life practitioners, Jo Tobias and Jesse Frank, currently under the [...]
  • Mar 182017

    Perennial Vegetables - Expand your gardens resiliency

    • Mar 18, 2017 -
    • Lantville
    • Expand your gardens resiliency and your food security by planting perennial vegetables! Join Solara Goldwynn of Hatchet & Seed for an in-depth exploration of long lived, nutrient dense food plants.
  • Feb 192017

    Burnaby Permaculture Design Certificate Course

    • Feb 19, 2017 - Apr 8, 2018
    • Burnaby
    • Gather together with a group of conscious and creative people to learn and grow with plants and animals while exploring gardens, farms and forests across the lower mainland. Together we will learn about how nature designs itself and how we can become sustainable designers ourselves. We will learn how to [...]
  • Jan 12017

    Farm Scale Permaculture ONLINE

  • Jan 12017

    Earn $600 or more a week growing MicroGreens ONLINE

    • Jan 1, 2017 - Sep 1, 2018
    • Interested in earning up to $600 or more while working 7-15 hours a week? Ready to invest $3000 in a business you could be making money from in 6 weeks? Think farming isn't profitable? Have 16 square feet to grow in? Take a gander at this e-book course on Microgreens. [...]
  • Sep 212016

    Online Oregon State University PDC

    • Sep 21, 2016 - Oct 9, 2016
    • I get it. I do. Not everyone can attend a Permaculture Design Course in person. Schedule's clash. Locations are too far away and sometimes it just doesn't work out. When people ask: "Should I take an in person PDC on an online course?" My answer is: "Absolutely yes!" But if [...]
  • Sep 192016

    Canadian and African Seven Ravens 8 Week PDC

    • Sep 19, 2016 - Nov 11, 2016
    • Salt Spring Island
    • 2016 Fall Course | Sept. 19th – Oct. 14th at Seven Ravens Farm & Oct. 19th – Nov. 11th in Kenya and Uganda This course will be geared to those students that will want to go into the field in the developing world as well as students who want to create their [...]
  • Sep 162016

    Verge Permaculture Design Course

    • Sep 16, 2016 - Oct 1, 2016
    • Invemere
    • Folks, It’s Javan here; hope you've been reading, learning and listening to what's currently happening in our world and you are ready to take action. For thousands of students around the world, completing a Permaculture Design Course is a pivotal step from feeling helpless and depressed about the state of [...]
  • Sep 142016

    North American Permaculture Convergence

    • Sep 14, 2016 - Sep 18, 2016
    • Hopland
    • Whether you are a seasoned permaculturalist, green business entrepreneur festival goer, sustainability enthusiast, or just excited to enjoy a weekend of fantastic people, good music, food, campfires and opportunities to learn about new ways of living in thriving resilience with people and the planet… there is something at this Convergence [...]
  • Aug 22016

    Small Scale Home Aquaponics VICTORIA, BC

    • Aug 2, 2016 - Aug 26, 2016
    • Victoria
    • Date: May 2 2014 - 18:30 - May 3 2014 - 17:00 Ahoy! Javan here with Permaculture BC, I have a few questions for you: Does it take a lot of ATTENTION or a lot of MONEY to run a successful home scale aquaponics system? Where does one start with [...]
  • Jun 232016

    Seven - Ravens - Advanced Permaculture Extended Internship PDC SUMMER AND FALL

    • Jun 23, 2016 - Jun 25, 2016
    • Salt Spring Island
    • Micheal Nickels is permaculture practitioner who's worked for over two decades in Canada and Africa. If you're looking for an Advanced Permaculture Internship lasting two months or perhaps traveling to Kenya like in the FALL course check out Seven Ravens Farm. Both of the images below are from his website [...]
  • Apr 42016

    Verge Permaculture PDC

    • Apr 4, 2016 - Apr 30, 2016
    • Invemere
    • Folks, It’s Javan here; hope you've been reading, learning and listening to what's currently happening in our world and you are ready to take action. For thousands of students around the world, completing a Permaculture Design Course is a pivotal step from feeling helpless and depressed about the state of [...]
  • Mar 282016

    Oregon State University's Spring Permaculture Design Certificate - ONLINE

    • Mar 28, 2016 -
    • Corvallis
    • Interested in taking the most affordable, accessible and academically rigorous Permaculture Design Certificate out there, with not 1 but 7 instructors for a low student to teacher ratio where you build a design portfolio during the class?
  • Mar 32016

    Permaculture Voices 3

    • Mar 3, 2016 - Mar 5, 2016
    • San Diego
    • Are you really spending your days the way you want to? Live the exciting permaculture and agriculture life that you have always wanted to live… You can earn a satisfying living by doing work that aligns with your values – and it probably takes less work and land that you [...]
  • Feb 82016

    Permaculture Design Cuba

    • Feb 8, 2016 - Feb 29, 2016
    • Varadero
    • When the economic crisis of the early 1990’s began to disintegrate Cuba’s heavily industrialized and import-dependant food system, the very future of the country was at stake. Food was in short supply and the means of growing food in the highly mechanized and chemically driven manner of the past few [...]
  • Feb 62016

    Cuba Permaculture Design Course

    • Feb 6, 2016 - Feb 27, 2016
    • Reposted from The Urban Farmer PERMACULTURE DESIGN IN CUBA When the economic crisis of the early 1990’s began to disintegrate Cuba’s heavily industrialized and import-dependent food system, the very future of the country was at stake. Food was in short supply and the means of growing food in the highly [...]
  • Sep 202015

    Food Forestry in 2015

    • Sep 20, 2015 -
    • Galiano
    • Food forestry has been a hot topic for years and now with more books, examples, and designers out there making Food Forests Happen. Those interested in having a grocery store in their back yard can walk through Assessment, Design, Sourcing, Installation, Maintenance and Harvesting to have their very own living [...]
  • Aug 282015

    Northwest Permaculture Convergence

    • Aug 28, 2015 - Aug 30, 2015
    • Eugene
    • Each year, the Regional Permaculture Convergence alternates between Oregon and Washington State. There will be site tours, panels and presentations, educational fair and more. All the information about the 2015 Northwest Permaculture Convergence, as it comes together, can be accessed on this website. Check frequently for updates. The Convergence is [...]
  • Jun 122015

    Food Forestry with Brandon Bauer

    • Jun 12, 2015 - Jun 14, 2015
    • Duncan
    • Heard about food forests but not sure what they are? Know a bit about food forests and want to know more? Know the theory but want some practical experience before you plant your own? Come join us at the food forest workshop at Mossy Banks Farm in North Cowichan on [...]
  • Apr 182015

    Earthworks for Home or Farm

    • Apr 18, 2015 - Apr 19, 2015
    • Vernon
    • What are earthworks? Earthworks are techniques used to form earth to increase its functionality for ecological and human use. ion is any warning to us, harvesting every drop of water that falls on our property is not just ‘nice’, it’s essential. Earthworks can also help us have more land to [...]
  • Apr 102015
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    PV2: Profitable Permaculture

    • Mar 4, 2015 - Mar 8, 2015
    • San Diego
    • PROFITABLE PERMACULTURE The stories, strategies, and starting into right-livelihood. Permaculture Voices 2015 (PV2) Meet the people that you need to meet and get answers to the unanswered questions. March 4-8, 2015 | San Diego, CA Over $375.00 in FREE BONUSES with each ticket. Scholarships Available How can you change the [...]
  • Mar 32015

    Earn $600+ a week growing MicroGreens

    • Mar 3, 2015 -
    • Interested in earning up to $600 or more while working 7-15 hours a week? Ready to invest $3000 in a business you could be making money from in 6 weeks? Think farming isn't profitable? Have 16 square feet to grow in?   Take a gander at this e-book course on [...]
  • Oct 82014

    Permanomics! Finding our niche & right livelihood.

    • Oct 8, 2014 -
    • Victoria
    • Living the new Economy-Victoria, BC, Education in Action Series Presents: PERMANOMICS! Right Livelihood: Using Permaculture and Holistic Management to design a profitable and high quality life Applying permaculture principles to economic models for individuals to design their ethics and morals into economic right livelihood. So what the heck does that [...]