Pictures from our July 2012 Hands-on Permaculture Course

You can see and read more about this course in an awesome blog post by one of the students in this course: These Light Footsteps – Hands-on Permaculture.

 

Classroom Panorama

 

Learning how to use a dumpy level to survey

 

Our newly completed bomb-proof sheet mulch

 

Getting ready to survey for the hugelkultur swale

 

Students laying wood in the hugelkultur swale

 

Students posing on the hugelkultur swale

 

Laying straw and seeds on the finished hugelkultur swale

 

 

Milton showing students the basics of grafting

 

Cooking a meal on the rocket stove

 

Collecting day lilly tubers

 

The next round of chickens came in the mail during our course

 

Grinding feed for the chickens

 

Back in the classroom Milton talks about plant guilds

 

Checking out Bill & Becky’s aquaponics setup

 

Getting ready to pour compost tea into the sprayer

 

One of the guilds that we planted in Bill & Becky’s Yard

 

Hands-on Permaculture Class Photo

 

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