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Permaculture Week-end workshop

Posted by Kevin Thien almost 12 years ago

Permaculture Week-end workshops at Misumi ecovillage Saihate, every saturday afternoon, around 4 themes : Soil science, Organic gardening, Permaculture Design and Water harvesting.


Learn to "Design your life with harmony and creativity".

Thematic workshop every saturday afternoon from 1pm to 5 pm, in Japanese and/or English. max 3000 yen per person.  (tea and snacks included)


2012/7/7  Soil : The under world.~   
2012/7/14  Gardening: Gardening with nature.~ part 1   
2012/7/21  Permaculture Design : Essence of design.~ Elements & Observation
2012/7/28  Water : Blue gold.~ Rain water harvesting


2012/8/4   Soil: Meet your underground neighbors.~  
2012/8/11  Gardening: Gardening with nature.~ part 2  
2012/8/18  Permaculture Design : Essence of design.~ Methods
2012/8/24  Water : Blue gold.~ Garden water features : swales and ponds

Min 3 persons ~ max 30 persons. Reservation is compulsory and must be done by email or phone before thursday midnight for the coming saturday. Bad weather on saturdays will postpone workshops to Sundays. Possibility to stay overnight for a small fee in a dormitory or guesthouse. Saturday nights often have live music … check Misumi Ecovillage Saihate’s website or call for information.

Discount : “The more the merrier”… and cheaper ! Bring your friends and spread the words about our workshops, the more people come and the cheaper it gets per person. Half price for high-school students and free for the younger ones up to elementary school.

Carpooling : People eager to share a ride can inform us and we’ll try connect you with passengers/drivers.

Workshops are lectures with hands-on field work. Bring a good hat and anything to protect your skin from the sun; working gloves are a must and rubber boots are appreciated.

Book here : http://tsuchidango.wordpress.com/2012/07/03/95/



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