Homestead Permaculture Design Certification: Regenerative Farming Systems
Earn your internationally recognized Permaculture Design Certification during this 13 day residential course. This course is specially designed for those interested in Regenerative Farming Systems and homesteading.Permaculture is a design approach that uses ecological principles to create regenerative human communities that are harmoniously woven into the environment and that have the diversity, stability, and resilience of natural ecosystems. This course is for gardeners, educators, environmentalists, urban planners, architects, homesteaders, foresters, farmers, reclamation specialist, landscapers, landscape designers, anthropologists, home/landowners, ranchers, landscape architects, mothers, community organizers and more.For 13 days you will be immersed in learning tools, guiding principles, and strategies to create lush abundant landscapes, reduce your energy use, and create more stability and security for you and your loved ones. You will join a community of caring individuals sharing the knowledge and enthusiasm that come from a solution-focused mindset, so that we may regenerate land, family and community.All levels are welcome. Whether you are new to these ideas and wondering where this path will take you or if you have been in an a related field and need new inspiration. Now is the time to take action to benefit ourselves and future generations. Yes, the earth is beset with problems, you are the solution.You will learn…Permaculture principles and ethics How to read the landscape Patterns and pattern application Water harvesting Swale building Rainwater catchment Zone and sector analysis Climate and micro climate Mapping Land access Community building Plant guilds, food forests and agroforestry The ecological design process, principles, strategies and techniques Nature Awareness Soil building Synergistic gardening Pond management and ecology Earthworks Natural building Grey water systems Bio-remediation Renewable energy systems Forest management Watershed management And More!