Educational Services

Permaculture Design is a Scientific and Artistic Approach to Creating Long-lasting and Beautiful Human Settlements.

Working with nature as opposed to against it, the goal is to create systems that support themselves and create surplus through the relative placement and succession of elements in the design. Permaculture Design Certification (PDC) – Loren Luyendyk is a Registered Teacher of Permaculture with the Permaculture Research Institute of Australia. Loren has trained with the world’s leading permaculture teachers and designers and offers full Permaculture Design Certification as well as short courses.

Hands-On Workshops – We offer comprehensive hands-on workshops teaching a variety of skills. Some workshops include topics such as compost and fertility management, irrigation and water systems, natural building, and keyline design.