Arctic Permaculture Garden Series- FULL

Payment options listed below!

 

$150.00 for the entire Series: This includes all 10 classes, The Seed Starting Class (72 seed starts of 12 different varieties and 3 Artichoke Transplants).

March 29, 2018: Permaculture Design/Site Analysis/Microclimates: $15.00

We will send you the online version of this class. It is very in depth!

We will learn how to locate the perfect placement for a new garden or enhance the design of an existing one. By applying the fundamental Permaculture design process, we will locate the existing microclimates on your property. Defining microclimates increases the diversity of food crops we can grow in the Arctic.

April 12, 2018: Soil: The Food Web/Types/Properties: $15.00

This class is located at the Annex in Palmer! 247 S. Alaska Street.

Healthy soil is the foundation for healthy food crops. Come and learn as we venture “below” and learn how to care for the delicate yet persistent soil food web. We will learn cost effective ways to determine our soil type, pH, texture and tilth.

April 26, 2018: Seed Starting: We provide the seeds and the soil: $35.00

This class is located at the Annex in Palmer! 247 S. Alaska Street.

We supply the seeds and the soil! Organic, Heirloom and open pollinated varieties. Everyone will go home with at least 72 seed starts. Starting seeds can extend the growing season 4-6 weeks! Learn how to provide your starts the nutrition and care they need.

May 10, 2018: Prepare for Planting: Mulch/Water: $15.00

This class is located on Lazy Mountain in Palmer at a private residence. Address information will be provided at the previous class!

Food growing spaces need preparation before direct sow or transplanting. Knowing the steps and the systems to install early in the season will save us time (so we can fish)! Following several Permaculture techniques, we will explore all the benefits that mulch ha stop offer. Most mulch material we can obtain for free! Water is a critical resource especially in the dry summers under the midnight sun. We will learn how to use water catchment in our growing spaces.

May 24, 2018: Transplanting: Hardening Off/Compost: $15.00

This class is located on Lazy Mountain in Palmer at a private residence. Address information will be provided at the previous class!

Right around this time everyone is ready to set those beautiful starts outside….NOT YET! Transplants need a gradual introduction to the Summer Sun. We make the hardening off process easy. In this class we will also explore composting in depth with free recipes and how to guides to ensure a safe and healthy compost.

June 7, 2018: Greenhouse Gardening: $15.00

This class is located on Lazy Mountain in Palmer at a private residence. Address information will be provided at the previous class!

We play the role of Mother Nature when we grow in the greenhouse. Learn expert tips of proper humidity, water, amendments and hand pollination.

June 21, 2018: Soil Amendments/Integrative Pest Management: $15.00

This class is located on Lazy Mountain in Palmer at a private residence. Address information will be provided at the previous class!

Feed the soil web! We will make our own fertilizers! Integrating beneficial insects into our garden reduces the need to use pesticides!

July 12, 2018: Plant Health: Vitality: $15.00

This class is located on Lazy Mountain in Palmer at a private residence. Address information will be provided at the previous class!

What is wrong with my plant? We will explore plant deficiencies and how to correct them. Its not too late to save your crop!

July 26, 2018: Season Extenders/Cover Crops: $15.00

This class is located on Lazy Mountain in Palmer at a private residence. Address information will be provided at the previous class!

Season extenders come in variety of shapes, sizes and materials. We will explore all of the options that are unique to Alaska and then some! 
 
The benefits of using cover crops are too long to list….come learn how to build your soil even in the winter!

August 9, 2018: Seed Saving/Winter Harvest Gardens: $15.00

This class is located on Lazy Mountain in Palmer at a private residence. Address information will be provided at the previous class!

Saving seed is like putting money in the bank. It can be a little overwhelming for the novice though. We make it easy, simple and fun.

Our policy: If you are unable to attend a “live” class but have made payment, we will provide the online presentation and credit your account $5.00 towards a future course.

Arctic Permaculture Seed Starting Course

We provide the seeds and the soil! Everyone will go home with a minimum of 72 seed starts! This class is being held May 3rd at the Wasilla Museum and Visitor Center

$35.00

 

10 Course Arctic Gardening Series

Join us as we learn Permaculture Gardening in the Arctic. Classes are Thursday evenings from 6:30-8:30pm. Pay in full for all 10 classes and receive a $15 discount!

$150.00

 

Online Presentations

Unable to come to the live class? Presentations are tailored so they can be viewed online. Questions are welcomed!

$10.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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