2013 Financial Permaculture Workshop

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

Foodshed Farming, pt 5 – Farm-to-LocalFOOD-Hub (“get your greens here!”)

The Food Hub, as a project, emerged out of necessity when we first began running farmers markets several years ago. Part of the geographic, sprawl-based challenge in South Florida is that producers rarely make time (as it requires lots of it) to come out to farmers’ markets. So we began by diligently scoping out producers [...]

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 [...]

Reserve your space to meet Judy Wicks at the #2014FPC Local Food Enterprise Summit

Judy Wicks is an international leader and speaker in the local-living-economies movement, Judy Wicks is former owner of the White Dog Café, acclaimed for its socially and environmentally responsible business practices. She is also cofounder of the nationwide Business Alliance for Local Living Economies (BALLE), as well as founder of the Sustainable Business [...]

Four more days to register for LiFE Summit (#2014FPC) with early bird discount!

If you are thinking of coming to the 2014 Financial Permaculture Convergence in Miami, register by March 15 to get your early bird discount ($80 off the regular fee).

Attending the Local Food Enterprise Summit is an investment in your future as an earth-conscious local food supporter, advocate, consumer and entrepreneur.

Register today and let [...]

The 2014 Local Food Enterprise Summit: A Financial Permaculture Convergence

 May 31-June 4, 2014 | Miami, FL

Participants from around North America are expected to gather in Miami for the Local Food Enterprise Summit: a Financial Permaculture Convergence a weeklong dynamic design process.

Four applicants from prospective local food entrepreneurs who wish to have their local food enterprises be part [...]