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"A Permaculture Primer" with William Faith

  • Carnegie Hall, Room 06 90 South Macalester Street Saint Paul, MN, 55105 United States (map)

Permaculture is the foundation of Transition thinking. This primer is an ideal introduction for those who are new to the topic and for people who are considering committing to a full Permaculture Design Course. The workshop will cover permaculture ethics and principles, why we need permaculture, and real-world examples of permaculture projects.

William Faith

William Faith co-founded Ars Terra, a sustainable homestead project in Palmdale, CA, where he taught several permaculture courses and workshops before moving to Chicago, where he co-founded the Chicagoland Permaculture Guild in 2012. In 2015, he completed an advanced permaculture teacher training at Kinstone, became board president of the Great Rivers and Lakes Permaculture Institute, co-facilitated the first ever vegan PDC in the United States. at Wild Earth Farm & Sanctuary in Irvine, KY, and launched Genius Loci Permaculture, a full-service design, build, and education firm. William regularly gives presentations on permaculture at libraries, colleges, universities, eco-fairs and festivals, and at private events.