Wednesday, November 22, 2006

BRIGHTON PERMACULTURE TRUST COURSES AND EVENTS

Here is what our colleagues in Brighton are up to, so if you cant make the Chickenshack course next spring, then why not get involved with the Brighton courses?

For details of these courses and events and to reserve a place please visit:
www.brightonpermaculture.co.uk


AGM / PLANS FOR FOREST GARDEN + ORCHARD AT STANMER
Presentation: Plans for demonstration forest garden, nursery + orchards at
Stanmer;
Annual General Meeting/report on Brighton Permaculture Trust's activities in
2005 + 2006;
Seasonal local food + festive celebrations.
- Monday 11 December, 7pm


INTRODUCTION TO PERMACULTURE COURSE
These courses introduce the basics of Permaculture and show how this
approach can be applied.
Coming course:
- Weekend of 2 + 3 December 2006 - NOW TAKING BOOKINGS
- Weekend of 17 + 18 February 2007 - TAKING BOOKINGS AFTER 22 NOVEMBER
- Weekend of 5 + 6 May 2007 - TAKING BOOKINGS AFTER 22 NOVEMBER


RENOVATION PRUNING OF OLD FRUIT TREES
A two-day hands-on course that teaches how to improve the health and
productivity of old fruit trees by appropriate pruning.
- Weekend of 20 + 21 January 2007 - NOW TAKING BOOKINGS


BUILDING SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITIES - A PERMACULTURE DESIGN COURSE
The course looks at eco-systems designed for working and living
collaboratively with other people whilst caring for the earth.
- 16 weekend days 3 February - 26 May 2007 - NOW TAKING BOOKINGS


GREEN ARCHITECTURE DAY
Stalls, exhibitions and illustrated talks by designers, practitioners and
professionals.
- Saturday 17 March 2007, date confirmed but details to be announced, put it
in your diary!


FOREST GARDENING COURSE
How to grow fruit, nuts, salads and perennial vegetables as a low
maintenance, highly productive garden ecosystem. Includes a site visit.
- A weekend in July 2007, details to be announced


FRUIT TREE GRAFTING COURSE
Learn how to propagate fruit trees by grafting on this half-day practical
course.
- A Saturday in July / August 2006, details to be announced


For details of these courses and events and to reserve a place please visit:
www.brightonpermaculture.co.uk