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GOOF (Grow Our Own Food) is a series of workshops which teaches you how to apply Permaculture Ethics and Principles in urban settings.

About this Event

GOOF (Grow Our Own Food) teaches you how to apply Permaculture Ethics and Principles to balconies, backyards, community gardens and schools. Learn how to design, set up and run your own sustainable gardens in alignment with nature’s laws and systems. The GOOF series is generously sponsored by the City of Parramatta. We appreciate their support.

There are 5 topics in this series – 2 x one-hour sessions/topic/week.

Each topic BUILDS ON and refers back to previous ones. Your fee covers all 10 sessions. The 5 topics are:

  1. Introduction to Permaculture: The Ethics & Principles applied to urban settings.
  2. Soils: Make and Re-generate healthy, fertile soil. Grow Beds. + Pests 1
  3. Plants: Select, Sow, Grow, Harvest & Store your food. + Pests 2
  4. Seeds: Collect, Clean, Store & Sow Seeds. Plus Pests 3
  5. Year-Round Food: Combine sessions 1 -4 Into your Personal Planting Guide.

Each topic has 2 x 1 hour, on-line sessions per week.

  • Session 1 is each Monday – 7 pm to 8 pm.
  • Session 2 is each Wednesday – 7 pm to 8 pm.

The sessions are presented by knowledgeable and experienced permaculture teachers who live the ethics and principles of Permaculture in their own homes and communities.

Your fee includes: 10 hours of interactive lecture/discussion; pdf of the session notes, references and resource list, activities for you to try out between each session and a url of the recorded session.

Schedule of Workshops:

  • Topic 1 Introduction to Permaculture Session 1 Monday 2 Nov 2020 7 – 8 pm Session 2 Wednesday 4 Nov 2020 7- 8 pm
  • Topic 2 Soils Session 1 Monday 9 Nov 2020 7 – 8 pm Session 2 Wednesday 11 Nov 2020 7- 8 pm
  • Topic 3 Plants Session 1 Monday 16 Nov 2020 7 – 8 pm Session 2 Wednesday 18 Nov 2020 7- 8 pm
  • Topic 4 Seeds Session 1 Monday 23 Nov 2020 7 – 8 pm Session 2 Wednesday 25 Nov 2020 7- 8 pm
  • Topic 5 Year-Round Food Session 1 Monday 30 Nov 2020 7 – 8 pm Session 2 Wednesday 2 Dec 2020 7- 8 pm

Date

02 Nov 2020
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Time

7:00 pm

Cost

$12 - $25

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Location

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