Hands-On Workshops May 28-June 1

Here are details for the “Implementation Week” workshops that will be offered by Graham Calder of P3 Permaculture Design at the Blockhouse School Project during the week of May 28 to June 1, 2012.

The Wednesday, Thursday and Friday sessions are open to anyone, whether you’ve taken the PDC or not.

The Monday and Tuesday sessions do require a completed PDC course.

Hours: 10 am to 5 pm latest.
Lunch is included.
Cost: a sliding scale from $75 to $115 per day, including lunch.

Monday, May 28

Detailed Design

– Refine the students’ designs from the PDC  for the Blockhouse property
– Design review with client
– PDC required

Tuesday, May 29

Advanced Surveying

– Google Earth Mapping
– Tools of the Trade
– Laser Level Usage
– PDC required



Wednesday, May 30

Food Forests

– Planning
– Preparation
– Planting
– Grafting Basics
– Plant Propagation
– Air Pruning Pots
– Open to anyone



Thursday, May 31

Mushroom Cultivation – Cancelled

– Log Culture
– Balcony Buckets
– Straw Bags
– Wood chip beds/paths
– Medicinal Mushrooms
– Book Culture Experiment
– Myco Remediation
– Open to anyone


Friday, June 1

Home Garden Design

– Companion Planting
– No-Till/Lasagna Garden
– Mandala Gardens
– Self-Fertile Gardens
– Natural Pest Control
– Aerated Compost Tea
– Open to anyone


For more information or to register,
contact Graham at email hidden; JavaScript is required or David Cameron at email hidden; JavaScript is required.


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