Tennis Court to Food Forest

This project started in 2018 with a barren tennis court. Now, just over two years later it’s a thriving little ecosystem of food and animals. We lifted this tennis court and invested a lot of time collecting an array of free organic matter such as coffee grinds, vegetable & fruit market waste, landscapers organic matter and…

PDC Uganda

This hands-on intensive Permaculture Design Certificate (PDC) course will deepen your environmental awareness and will equip you with the tools to design stable systems on any farm, small holding or homestead, economically and sustainably. When: 5 September till 17 September (excluding weekends) Times: 8am to 5pm daily Where: Geneva, Florida, USA Numbers: Minimum 12 and Maximum 16 Complete this Registration…

Mushroom Propagation

Peter and Andrew from Harmonic Mycology did a session with this months PDC graduates on how to propagate and cultivate fungi. We did a whole session on how mycelium can be used to restore and regenerate ecosystems.

Water Harvesting

Watering harvesting means capturing water, where it falls, either through direct rainwater collection from roofs or through the careful placement of dams and swales. It also includes the recycling and re-purposing of gray-water. This collected water can be stored for later use or used to replenish groundwater. One of the ways we catch rainwater where…

Aerated Microbe Compost Tea

Actively aerated microbial compost tea is a water based, oxygen rich and cultured, containing large populations of beneficial aerobic bacteria, nematodes, fungi, and protozoa, which can bioremediate toxins in soils. This brew can be used as a fertilizer on flowering beds, vegetable beds, indoor plants, and crops of all sorts to increase growth, resilience and…

Permaculture Design Certificate (PDC) Course 19 -31 July

This hands-on intensive Permaculture Design Certificate (PDC) course will deepen your environmental awareness and will equip you with the tools to design stable systems on any farm, small holding or homestead, economically and sustainably.   When: 19 July to 31 July (excluding weekends) Times: 8am to 5pm daily Where: Inspire Permacultures, Bergvliet   Course Days:…

EcoBricks

ECOBRICKS Ecobricks turn what we see as waste into a valuable resource. 1 000 ecobricks – can remove about 500kg of non-recyclable waste from landfill. But what is an ecobrick? Ecobricks are a dead simple way to turn your waste into green construction material and keep it out of our ocean and landfills. It’s a…