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Going Perm

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Permaculture Creates Sustainable Farmscapes By Heidi Lewis Permaculture has been making its way into mainstream discussions of agriculture, coming down the rainspout fed by the work of gardeners, farmers, ecologists, and visionaries. But what exactly does it mean? The term permaculture is derived from the words permanent and agriculture. It is essentially a system for [...]

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Field Trips January 2014

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NATIONAL 114th Audubon Christmas Bird Count Dec 14–Jan 5 SOUTHWEST Local Wildlife Tour Now–Jan 4 Scottsdale, AZ Arizona Antique Market Jan 10–12 Chandler, AZ Starting Plants from Seed Jan 29 Tempe, AZ EAST Longwood Gardens Holiday Now–Jan 14 Kennett Square, PA Princeton Environmental Film Festival Jan 30–Feb 9 Princeton, NJ Tree Tenders Training Jan 25–Feb [...]

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Field Trips

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WEST Weekend Along the Farm Trails Sep 25 & 26 Sonoma County, CA Hoes Down at Full Belly Farm Oct 2 & 3 Guinda, CA Water Forum Oct 4 Berkeley, CA CENTRAL Mushroom Hike – Ryerson Woods Sep 26 Deerfield, IL Permaculture Course Focus on Suburban & Urban Oct 9-16 Stelle, IL Cornbread from the [...]

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EVENTS WEST Tomato Tasting Aug 14 Woodland, CA Tour d’Organics – bike ride Aug 15 Sebastopol, CA Permaculture Boot Camp – Hayes Valley Farm Aug 15 San Francisco, CA CENTRAL Fermentation Workshop Aug 25 Chicago, IL CowaLUNGA Bike Tour Aug 7-8 Gurnee, IL Earth Oven Building Aug 7 Chicago, IL EAST Heirloom Tomato Festival Aug [...]

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