DESIGNING A SUSTAINABLE FUTURE
We are excited to offer a weekend of introduction to Permaculture, with one of the world's leading specialists and storytellers, Warren Brush.
Come and explore with Warren Brush, one of the leading permaculture practitioners and teachers, how we can co-create a life of abundance in harmony with nature.
Permaculture provides a tangible foothold in developing your next best steps toward living a sustainable lifestyle. This innovative and inspiring 2-day Introduction to Permaculture course is designed to give the participant a basic understanding of how to apply the ethics, principles, strategies and techniques of permaculture in their lives and communities.
This course is relevant for home-dwellers, those interested in sustenance security, gardeners, farmers, students, design professionals, entrepreneurs, community activists, business owners and developers, and sustainability consultants.
Date: Saturday 2 June 2018 (start at 8.00am) – Sunday 3 June 2018 (end at 5.00pm) Location: Petersholm, Petersholmsvej 165, 8300 Odder
Price: 1’950 kr. / 1’600 kr. for students (includes lunch & dinner on Saturday and lunch on Sunday)
Accommodation: 155 – 300 kr. per night including breakfast (ask for detailed list of options) Registration: To register please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Warren Brush is a global permaculture design consultant, educator, lecturer and storyteller. He has worked for over 25 years in sustainable systems design for communities, private and public organizations, households, small holder farms, and conservation properties worldwide. He
is co-founder of Quail Springs Permaculture, Regenerative Earth Enterprises, Sustainable Vocations, Wilderness Youth Project, Casitas Valley Farm and Creamery and his Permaculture design company, True Nature Design. He is a consultant for USAID’s TOPS (Technical, Operations, Performance Support) program where he trains technical field staff, for their African Food for Peace programs, in a Resilience Design Framework. He works extensively in North America, Africa, Middle East, Europe, and Australia.
Petersholm is an ever-changing community of volunteers from all over the world. We treat each other with respect, contribute with what we can, and cultivate a philosophy of working joyfully. We are generally vegetarians, enjoying very diverse and nutritious meals, and are interested in a wide variety of holistic healing practices.
We strive toward sustainability and organic living, making lots of our own products, including creams from our beeswax, ash soap, natural cleaning products, kefir, kombucha, fervida, apple cider vinegar, candles, kokedamas and other decorations, and more. We are also establishing fruit tree and willow orchards.
We have had volunteers from age 7 to 70, and staying from 1 day to a year and a half. The area is 4 hectares with a Hobbit House, a Tiny House/Biopod, a permaculture plot, and a main house where we host bed and breakfast guests. We have chickens, 2 lovely cats, worm farms, beehives, and a diversity of wildlife.
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