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This place is so beautiful and peaceful! Robert and Laura are the best. I am a better person because of knowing you both! Thank you for hosting such awesome classes!

- Ashley H.

Early:  $295 (ends June 1)

A weekend course full of hands-on learning and practical examples to learn more about permaculture, and how to design for resilience in a changing environment without busting your budget.

Learn from teachers with practical experience in permaculture design and community networking for backyard and large-scale projects. Learn how to build resilience into your permaculture project through observation and community connections. Come away refreshed with hands-on experience and an abundance of new design ideas. Class size is limited to create a fun and interactive learning environment.

Topics covered 

  • Permaculture design principles and ideas
  • Observation techniques
  • Hands-on practical examples and exercises
  • Social aspects of design
  • Systems thinking
  • Team design activities
  • Building resilience
  • Creating your permaculture oasis on a shoestring budget
  • Tour of urban permaculture site
  • And more...

Regular:    $335
(includes course materials and Saturday lunch)

September 7 - 9, 2018
Friday:     6:00pm - 9:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday:   9:00am - 12:00pm

Terra Simpla Permaculture & Retreat Center

845 State Road 138

Stoughton, WI 53589

Who should attend? 
Anyone with an interest in permaculture, growing healthy and abundant food in a sustainable manner, and enhancing community connections. No prior knowledge of permaculture is required as basic principles are covered during this course.

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