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Harvest Dinner Date Correction
Our annual harvest dinner will be on October 4th, 2014. Click here to learn more.
Aquaculture, the cultivation of aquatic plants and animals, is one of the most sustainable and high yielding forms of food production. This workshop will explore the potential of this at once new and ancient food system for both the home garden and the production farm. Students will have the opportunity to tour a wide spectrum of aquaculture production systems including indoor sub-tropical aquaponic systems, outdoor pond systems, and stream based systems. Topics covered include design and management of aquaculture systems and plants and animals for aquatic environments.
September 7th, 2014
10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Aprovecho Programs3-Month Advanced Permaculture Course in Food and Water Systems
This 3 month Advanced Permaculture Design Course is designed for farmers, land owners, contractors, and students seeking to deepen their on-the-ground Permaculture skill-set at a level that empowers them to design and install regenerative food and water systems on their land and within their communities. Learn MoreSustainable Shelter Workshop Series
The Sustainable Shelter Workshop Series is a 7 week course designed to empower participants with the ability to design, build or renovate their own home using simple techniques and materials. Learn MoreAppropriate Technology Series
The Appropriate Technology Series is a six-week course designed to empower students with the ability to implement simple, energy-saving technologies in the home, on the farm or in the field.Learn MoreSustainable Livelihood Series
In the Sustainable Livelihood Series you'll learn the entrepreneurial skills to make your transition to sustainable livelihood successful. This program is offered onsite and online on a gift-economy basis. Learn More