Tag Archives: Asheville

Top 5 things you’ll learn at the two-day Intro to Permaculture in Action class — Nov 3 & 4

When you participate in a Permaculture in Action class you walk away with a ton of rich experience and new skills for creating thriving permaculture systems plus a deeper understanding of whole systems theory and practice. Our annual Intro to Permaculture in Action class is happening again this autumn and this time we’ve expanded it […]

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The Very Affordable Permaculture Design Series Course (PDC) and Permaculture Series

We created the Permaculture In Action model because we heard people ask for an affordable hands-on permaculture education. We also saw a need in our community for observable and replicable projects demonstrating the value and feasibility of real-life permaculture installations. At the same time we realize the unique value of an in-depth design course which […]

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Questions about Permaculture in Action? Join Zev and Dylan on a conference call!

We are already having a great response for Permaculture in Action 2012. People are super excited about 10 days of hands-on permaculture training with top teachers that results in more permaculture installations on the ground in our area. Several of you have had questions about the course — not surprising since this is unique and […]

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Permaculture reclaims beautiful garden from invasive kudzu in Southside

In spring of 2011 Zev Friedman and his Permaculture apprentices reclaimed a lot in the Southside neighborhood from a patch of kudzu that neighbors say had been there for at least 45 years.   This site also hosted our Permaculture in Action — Intro Day in late summer. In addition to answering the call for […]

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Work Trade Positions Available for Permaculture in Action 2012

We have several Work Trade positions available for Permaculture in Action 2012.                     Two full trades (value $325) — 30 hours Four half trades (value $150) — 18 hours plus $160 cash. Work Trade duties include such tasks as help with flyering and promotions, setting up […]

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Registration is Open for Permaculture in Action 2012! Early bird registration

Spaces are limited for this unique, hands-on, affordable training with top permaculture teachers in the region. Early Bird registration: $275 until Feb. 15, 2012       Week-end Class Dates: April 14 – 15 May 19-20 June 2-3 June 16-17 June 31-July 1 More info on our Events page.  For even more details email permacultureinaction@gmail.com […]

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Zev consults on the LinkingWaters Project – reclaiming urban water for jobs, environment and food

Our own Zev Friedman is featured in these videos for the LinkingWaters Project — the first demo site is at Peace & Fun Gardens in the Southside neighborhood in Asheville .

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Permaculture in Action 2013 — Roots and Seeds 14 Day Course Spans Expands on the Phenomenal Success of 2012

For information about our Roots and Seeds 14 Day full-growing season course as well our other trainings  visit our new website Permacultureinaction.com.   You’ll also find inspiring videos and articles on this innovative way to offering affordable, hands-on Permaculture training with leading teachers in the region.   The following is a post from last year: As we’ve […]

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People told us what they liked most at the Permaculture in Action 2011 – Intro Day!

Hey There! I’ve been going through the feedback forms from Permaculture in Action 2011 Intro Day last Saturday here in the Southside.  We all had such a fantastic time getting to know a new bunch  of really great folks and actually doing something to make our community visibly better!   People said they love the rich […]

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    “Banish the word struggle from your attitude and your vocabulary. All that we do now must be done in a sacred manner and in celebration. We are the ones we have been waiting for.”
    Hopi elders