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Permaculture Landscape Management & Installation

Permaculture Landscape Management & Installation

Instructor: Instructor: Beth A. Paulson
Course time(s): BLN 625-2: F, 9/9–10/7, 1:00–4:05 pm, 5 wks
$175.00
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Offers students hands-on permaculture skills for productive landscapes. Students gain applied skills through direct observation of and interaction with permaculture systems, including an edible forest garden, storm water irrigation system, greenhouse, constructed pond, earth-bermed root cellar and living roof. This course combines on-site lectures describing landscape management procedures and hands-on installation activities such as mulching, planting, pruning and light-construction. This is the non-credit option of AGR 115. Special Requirement: Students must possess ability to use gardening hand tools, be able to kneel for a period of time and have the stamina to traverse a sloped landscape. Field trips required. For more information about blended learning classes go to: www.gcc.mass.edu/blended