Programs

Permaculture Design Course and Sustainable Living Immersion

5 Weeks : June 14th – July 18th : Summer 2015 Permaculture is a whole-systems method of design that organizes strategies and techniques from agriculture, appropriate technology, natural building, economics, and other disciplines into a pattern of mutually supportive relationships … Continue reading

Sustainable Kitchen Series

Sustainable Kitchen Series

July 26th – September 4th, 2015 Sustainable Kitchen Series Curriculum This program is designed to empower students with skills and experience in 6 major food-related focus areas: Nutrition, Medicinal Herbs, Food Fermentation, Culinary Arts, Butchering, and Brewing. The foundational skills covered in this … Continue reading

Community-Supported Education

Community-Supported Education

About Our goal is to educate everyone in our community and the world about the simple and natural solutions to (sub)urban problems. Each month, we’ll provide educational events and online materials (videos, articles, and recipes) centered around a theme, and … Continue reading

Natural Building and Green Design

Natural Building and Green Design

Aprovecho offers learning opportunities in Natural Building and Green Design for both beginning and advanced level students. Take a look at our Sustainable Shelter Workshop Series – Natural Building and Green Design from the ground up – or our Natural Building Practicums. Continue reading

Holistic Management

Holistic Management

Greening Up the Ranch –  A Holistic Approach to Grazing May 3rd and 4th, 2014 Aprovecho is excited to host Dr. Sandra M. Matheson, director of the Pacific Northwest Center for Holistic Management, for this two day workshop. In recent … Continue reading

Appropriate Technology Series

Appropriate Technology Series January 11th – February 21st, 2015 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.  From … Continue reading

Permaculture Short Courses

Permaculture Short Courses

Water Harvesting May 14 & 15

Plant Propagation September 10th

Forest Gardening November 6th

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