2013 Financial Permaculture Workshop

January 21-25, 2013 Miami Dade College Homestead Campus www.financialpermaculture.com

Foodshed Farming, pt 4 – Market to Kitchen

The Commercial Kitchen & Café Team was led by Charlie Wilson and Dion Taylor, two very adept and successful local food business entrepreneurs. As they took all the pieces of two related potential ventures in to consideration, their team began a process of evaluating how best to position and operate each, so they would contribute [...]

Foodshed Farming, pt 2 – Putting our learning to work!

….By January of 2013, we had one and one half seasons of growing everything we could possibly grow (of perennial and annual vegetables and some fruit like bananas and papayas), but not selling much. As we entered the design stage of last year’s 2013 Financial Permaculture Convergence (FPC), we were open with our business plan, [...]

Come learn & DO #financial #permaculture with Jono Neiger at the LiFE Summit (#2014FPC) 5/31-6/4

Jono Neiger has twenty years experience in conservation, restoration, land stewardship, permaculture and landscape design. He synthesizes his diverse expertise to create productive and integrated landscapes. Working as collaborator, teacher, and guide, Jono empowers individuals, communities and organizations to understand and steward their land and landscape through design. He is principal at Regenerative Design [...]

Earth Hour is over, Earth Day is coming… Let’s do some Earth Learning!

Check out this great 3 minute snapshot of why YOU need to be part of the 2014 Local Food Enterprise Summit!

 

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The Local Food Enterprise Summit welcomes permaculture designer Marisha Auerbach: Another great reason to register for #2014FPC today!

 

Marisha Auerbach has been actively practicing, studying, and teaching Permaculture in the Pacific Northwest for over a decade, specializing in food production, seed saving, ecology, and useful plants. Her practical experience has been gained while living in both rural and urban locations. Currently, Marisha works as a permaculture teacher for Bastyr University, [...]

The Local Food Enterprise Summit is only 8 weeks away! Meet one of our Permaculture Designers: Kim Walsh

Kimberly Walsh has worked in the field of human rights/popular education and on economic justice issues and shifted her focus to sustainable agriculture and building community through food. In 2009, she co-founded a certified organic farm business, Wild Meadows Farm, which practices biointensive and permaculture principles. Kim also serves as a part-time Executive [...]

We Drained the Everglades for This? (A World Water Day re-post)

 

In the fall of 2003, several friends and I sat at the Environmental Center at Miami Dade College’s Kendall Campus wondering how we were going to bring about a culture of sustainability to South Florida, a place we loved, had grown up in, but whose current state of affairs, rampant sprawl and [...]