Learning Sustainability at the Permaculture Institute

The Permaculture Institute in Carbondale, Colorado, offers homesteaders the opportunity to jump right into the sustainable lifestyle through inspiring coursework.


| July/August 2014



Gardening at the Permaculture Institute

Students at the Permaculture Institute in Colorado learn the basics of sustainable farming in a series of hands-on workshops.

Photo courtesy Permaculture Institute

Learn everything you want to know about sustainable lifestyles with the help of the Permaculture Institute. You’ll have the opportunity to jump right into living the rural life with this course that caters to homesteaders, small-scale farmers, educators, ranchers, and other like-minded people. Head out to the beautiful mountains of Colorado for this 14-day training on a working ranch/organic farm, Sustainable Settings Learning Center, Farm & Ranch.

Participants will have the opportunity for valuable hands-on experience in sustainable farming techniques like water harvesting, land restoration and natural building techniques, all while working toward their Permaculture Design Certificate. You can find out more at Permaculture Institute.





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