New to permaculture?

New to permaculture?
What's it all about and how can it help you improve your life?

Ready to design?

Ready to design?
Aranya's step by step guide may be just what you need!

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"Permaculture has the power to change lives for the better.
It most certainly changed mine."

Aranya

 
 

Upcoming courses

  • Permaculture Design Course

    Permaculture Design Course

    Ourganics Evolving Systems,
    nr Bridport, West Dorset
    27th January - 13th May 2018
    A design course spread over 6 weekends at one of Britain's best examples of local-scale permaculture food production that provides an overview of the application of permaculture in many aspects of our lives.
    (Non-residential options, with glamping / camping options)

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  • Observation and Mapping

    Observation and Mapping

    Applewood Permaculture Centre,
    nr Ludlow, Herefordshire
    19th-22nd March 2018
    This 4 day training has been developed to assist participants in the early stages of any design process - the observation and survey of a site and its steward. It takes participants through hands-on, land-based design activities on a real site, bringing permaculture theory to life.

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  • Permaculture Livelihoods

    Permaculture Livelihoods

    Ourganics Evolving Systems,
    nr Bridport, West Dorset
    31st March-1st April 2018
    Do you wish you could earn a livelihood more in line with your own ethics and principles? This course is suitable for anyone regardless of their permaculture experience. A 2 day intensive with two permaculture practitioners with more than 30 years of experience between them.
    (Camping / glamping / non-residential options)

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  • Permaculture Design Course

    Permaculture Design Course

    High Heathercombe Centre,
    Manaton, Devon
    7th-21st April 2018
    A 2-week residential on the edge of the moors on beautiful Dartmoor that provides an overview of the application of permaculture in many aspects of our lives.
    (Residential / non-residential options)
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  • Permaculture Design Course

    Permaculture Design Course

    Brookside Farm,
    nr Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
    19th May-2nd June 2018
    A 2-week course, in the heart of the England, that provides an overview of the application of permaculture in many aspects of our lives.
    (Residential / non-residential options)

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  • Training of Teachers 2018

    Training of Teachers 2018

    The Inkpot, Scredington,
    Lincolnshire
    9th-19th June 2018
    A course that focuses on the tools and techniques for teaching and facilitating permaculture learning and the practicalities of convening and running courses.
    (Camping / glamping / non-residential options)

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  • Permaculture Design Course

    Permaculture Design Course

    Sark, Channel Islands
    1st - 14th September 2018
    A 2-week residential course on the beautiful island of Sark, that provides an overview of the application of permaculture in many aspects of our lives.
    (Residential / non-residential options)

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  • Introduction to Permaculture

    Introduction to Permaculture

    The Sustainability Centre,
    nr Petersfield, Hampshire
    28th September - 1st October 2018
    This 4 day course is designed to introduce permaculture principles but with an emphasis on supporting participants with designing their own homes and gardens.
    (Non-residential, with various accommodation options)

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  • Permaculture Design Course

    Permaculture Design Course

    High Heathercombe Centre,
    Manaton, Devon
    27th-10th November 2018
    A 2-week residential on the edge of the moors on beautiful Dartmoor that provides an overview of the application of permaculture in many aspects of our lives.
    (Residential / non-residential options)
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  • Learning the Language of Systems & Patterns

    Learning the Language of Systems & Patterns

    Applewood Permaculture Centre,
    nr Ludlow, Herefordshire
    Spring 2019 (dates to be confirmed)
    A 3-day residential course where we'll be exploring the use of systems thinking and patterning in landscape and social design.

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    'It was the first time in my life I didn't want to miss what I was learning' 

     

     

    Aranya's blog

    Aranya's blog
    A random collection of Aranya's thoughts around the topic of permaculture.

    Diploma portfolio

    Diploma portfolio
    The designs that earned Aranya his Diploma in Applied Permaculture Design.

    Salad mandalas

    Salad mandalas
    Yes, really! A selection of Aranya's photos of his celebratory salads.

     

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