Plants and Trees in Permaculture
- 07-07-2018 10:00 - 18:00
- Cenpu Eco-Farm, Shanghai
Learn about the concepts and themes that drive ecologically inspired designs in Permaculture. We will also look at a Permaculture definition for design, how to go about it, and discuss design methods popular in Permaculture.
This is part of a comprehensive series of events, talks, workshops and trainings with visiting Permaculture Expert, Wayne Weiseman, between 28 June to 10 July.
Itineary for the 1-Day Course
7:00 ~ 8:00 - International Permaculture
8:00 ~ 9:00 - Breakfast
9:00 ~ 10:00 - Your Permaculture Practice | Above are for PDC students, the themed open session begins at 10:00 AM
10:00 ~ 12:00 - Morning Session
- Review Plants & Trees and their energy transactions
- Basic definition and statement of purpose for plant guilds
12:00 ~ 13:00 - Lunch
13:00 ~ 15:30 - Afternoon Session
- Design and management of food forests
- Geoff Lawton films and discussion
- Succession of plant species and development of their ecosystems over time
15:30 ~ 17:15 - Plant Walk (with special guest Kang Hongli)
- Learn about some key local species from a botanical experts who are trained in ecological farming and Permaculture
- Learn to identify common species, research and observe plants for appropriate use in Permaculture design
17:15 ~ 18:00 - Plant Guild Exercise
18:00 ~ 19:00 - Dinner (End of Open Session)
Below are for PDC students, the open session concludes at 6 PM so that guests returning to Shanghai may do so at this time.
19:30 ~ 21:00 - PDC Evening Design Session & Movies
- All-day course fee: 1100RMB
- To register for the morning and afternoon sessions, visit this link.
To view all the Permaculture Workshops & Trainings with Wayne Weiseman, visit this link.
This is not a Green Initiatives-organized event. To register for this event please contact the organizers directly.