Photo: The road to Reppun’s Farm in Waihole…
Taught over 6 alternating weekends at varying locations around the Island, this course has been designed to fit into local’s busy schedules, and will include topics such as: Ethics, Permaculture Design Principles, Functional Analysis, Methods of Design, Basics of Soils & Soil Ecology, Micro/macroclimates, Watersheds & waterharvesting, Agroforestry, Seed raising & seedsaving, Integrating animals into crop production systems, Buildings & structures, Appropriate design, Community design, Regenerative Business, The Transition Movement, Food Culture, The Village Economy, Permaculture Around the World, Community Engagement Strategies, and more…
Locations & site visits include:
- Reppun’s Farm (Waihole)
- Kahumana Farm (Waianae Valley)
- Ailani Gardens (Waianae Valley)
- Naked Cow Dairy (Waianae Valley)
- Hawaii Agrcultural Research Center (Kunia)
- Meleana’s Farm (NShore)
- Kolea Farm (NShore)
- UH Magoon Center (Manoa)
- Lyon Arboretum (Manoa)
- Sweet Home Waimanalo (Nalo)
- and more…
For more details visit Transition Oahu’s website.
Unfortunately this class is full, but there is talk of a 2-week intensive PDC being offered on Oahu this summer. Join the Edible Garden Revolution here to keep informed of upcoming workshops & blitzes, where you can learn-by-doing, make awesome new friends, and have lots of fun!