Permaculture Course – Forest Gardens and Tree Crops
June 3 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm$100
This course will focus on gardening with nature through the creation of edible forest gardens, as well as the design and management of multi-functional woodlots.
Topics covered: designing, planting and management of woodlots for selective harvesting of fuel and building materials, understory value-added crops like shitake, ginseng, goldenseal and wild garlic, techniques for increasing the quality and productivity of wild edibles.
Hands-on activities: planting nut tree legacies, pruning and land management to accelerate succession.