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Ecological Design & Gardening: Introduction to Permaculture Course

Permaculture is an eco-logical approach to design based on observing nature.  It can be applied to physical systems (eg. farms, gardens, cities) and to social systems (eg. organisations, businesses) anywhere.

Course Topics:
*Permaculture ethics and design principles
*Patterns in nature, zones and sectors
*Design process overview, mini design exercise
*Role of trees and forests
*Basics of edible forest gardens, guilds, polycultures, sheet-mulch
*Garden hands-on

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