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Food Garage Project - Geodesic Dome Build Phase 1

Posted by Rene Michalak over 3 years ago

Phase One of the geodesic dome build begins on Friday, September 2, 2016 at the homestead in Oriole Park!

The 3-foot pony wall will be built using joinery techniques to form a 15-sided (pentadecagon) that the geodesic dome structure will be built upon in 2017. We'll also build the south-facing raised beds up against the pony wall that will help act as insulation from the frost.

The lumber used for the beds and dome struts will be prepped (over the winter in the garage) using the Japanese wood-burning technique, shou-sugi-ban:

A build team is being formed for this month-long workshop with work bee dates TBA. Stay tuned for more details and pictures!

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Verge Permaculture PDC
Type: Permaculture Design Certificate (PDC) course
Verifying teacher: Jesse Lemieux
Other Teachers: Rob Avis, Barb Hazenveld, Ron Berezan
Location: Gull Lake, AB
Date: Aug 2009
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SPIN-Farming
Type: Gardening
Teacher: Curtis Stone
Location: Red Deer, AB
Date: Feb 2012
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Level One Beekeeping
Type: Other
Verifying teacher: Patty Milligan
Other Teachers: Eliese Watson
Location: Calgary, AB
Date: Jun 2010
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Transition Towns - Train the Trainer
Type: Teacher Training
Verifying teacher: Naresh Giangrande
Other Teachers: Sophy Banks, Michelle Colussi, Lena Soots
Location: Stratford, ON
Date: Aug 2010
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Art of Hosting
Type: Teacher Training
Verifying teacher: Tenneson Woolf
Other Teachers: Chris Corrigan, Teresa Posakony
Location: Lumsden, SK
Date: Sep 2011
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IAP2 Certification (Facilitation)
Type: Teacher Training
Verifying teacher: Jan Bloomfield
Other Teachers: Gale Simpson, Gay Robinson
Location: Edmonton, AB
Date: Jan 2011
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The Four Seasons Garden
Type: Gardening
Verifying teacher: Jerome Osentowksi
Other Teachers: Rob Avis
Location: Calgary, AB
Date: Jun 2012
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Permaculture Project Establishment Course - Permaculture Aid in Action
Type: Aid Worker
Teacher: Geoff Lawton
Location: Zaytuna Farm, The Channon, NSW
Date: Sep 2012
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Four Days of Dirty Tricks and Secrets
Type: Soil Biology/Compost
Teacher: Doug Weatherbee
Location: Calgary, AB
Date: Sep 2011
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Permaculture Teacher Training
Type: Teacher Training
Teacher: Michael Becker
Location: Calgary, Alberta
Date: Jun 2013
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Verifying teacher: R. Charlie Shultz
Other Teachers: Dr. Nick Savidov, Dr. James Tidwell
Location: Edmonton, Alberta
Date: Nov 2013
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Teacher: Ken Nentwig
Location: Surrey, British Columbia
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