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Session Three: Food Forest Design, Part One

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Apr 20, 2013
12:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Where

Open Space Visitor Center
6500 Coors Rd. NW
Albuquerque, NM 87120
505-897-8831

Description

Join us in creating a food forest for Albuquerque while designing one specifically for your own home or farm.

WHERE: Open Space Visitor Center | 6500 Coors Blvd NW between Montaño and Paseo del Norte at the end of Bosque Meadows Rd.

*Registration is required. Call 897-8831 to register.

Food Forests: Growing the Way Nature Does It: Series I

  • Session One: Intro to Food Forestry: Benefits and Basics ($35)
    April 6 12:00 – 4:00 pm
  • Session Two: Food Forestry Foundations: Wild Forest Biomimicry ($35)
    April 13 12:00 – 4:00 pm
  • Session Three: Food Forest Design, Part One ($65)
    April 20 12:00 – 4:00 pm
  • Session Four: Food Forest Design, Part Two ($65)
    May 4 12:00 – 4:00 pm

Food Forests: Growing the Way Nature Does It: Series II

  • Session One: Intro to Food Forestry: Benefits and Basics ($35)
    May 11 12:00 – 4:00 pm
  • Session Two: Food Forestry Foundations: Wild Forest Biomimicry ($35)
    May 18 12:00 – 4:00 pm
  • Session Three: Food Forest Design, Part One ($65)
    May 25 12:00 – 4:00 pm
  • Session Four: Food Forest Design, Part Two ($65)
    June 1 12:00 – 4:00 pm


Patty Parks-Wasserman, a permaculture diplomat has designed permaculture programs for schools and taught permaculture and nature skills to children and youth for 14 years in public, private, homeschooling and non-formal educational environments for toddler through university levels. She joins with The Mother Earth School of Portland, Oregon in delivering annual K12 educator trainings for incorporation of permaculture into classroom curriculum, and teaches Permaculture Design at the University of New Mexico. Her current projects include the “Anytown Food Forest Project” and the development of a multidisciplinary food forest curriculum for secondary and higher level education that provides students an opportunity to engage in development of local community self reliance. She was born in Santa Fe, and grew up working in her parent’s greenhouse and nursery business from the age of six, and has lived in NM all but a few months of her life.

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$65.00