Thursday, August 19, 2010

Kansas Permaculture Institute Introduction to Permaculture Ethics, Principles and Design

The Kaw Permaculture Collaborative and the Kansas Permaculture Institute are proud to present their Fall 2010 course, "Introduction to Permaculture Ethics, Principles and Design" with Steve Moring of Vajra Farm.

The course consists of a series of 9, three hour sessions with lectures and video screenings held every Thursday beginning September 23 from 6 – 9 pm at the Matt Ross Community Center, 8101 Marty St. Overland Park, KS.

“As a community we are entering a period of energy depletion and the resulting decline in our global economy. Learn how the sustainability movement known as Permaculture promises to create an ecologically sound and economically viable system which neither pollutes nor exploits our planet.”

This course consists of 27 hours of lecture which can be used as credit leading to a Permaculture Design Certificate from the Kansas Permaculture Institute, Inc. Lecture topics include food security, permaculture ethics, ecological principles, system design, sustainable soils, food production, food forests, earth works and construction of human habitats.

For more information on course content, meeting times and locations go to websites: or, or

To register: Please contact Steve Moring at 785-691-7305.

This course is associated with NCR-SARE Farmer Rancher Grant project, FNC09-793.

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