Hands-on Training in Creating Regenerative and Just Human Ecosystems!
Join the northeast's longest continuosly running Permaculture Design Certification Program- led by the most experienced permaculture practicioners, designers, builders, growers, activists, and incredible guests from near and far!
Sleep under the stars on the riverside with entirely local organic meals catered three times a day- while visiting the farms, urban homesteads, food businesses and other players at the heart of an agricultural ecomony renaissance, and ecological regional livliehoods.
Form lifelong bonds with like-minded practicioners, and join the nation's largest network of permaculture alumni.
Full scholarships available for income-elligible VT state residents, and fully transferable credits available. We are now able to accept Americorps Grants and 529 funds!
Develop skills, observation, and practice in the region's largest collection of tree crops, and immerse in our heb gardens, wildlife and polllinator refuge, sacred spaces, festival grounds, and working debt-free land-access experiment.
Develop DESIGNS for real-world sites in a collaborative atmosphere and participatry process, AND create individual designs for a site of your choosing.
This summer- we will have a special focus on permaculture in education (public schools, etc.), ecosytem and food-based livlihoods, and permaculture's role in urban and social design.
Willow Crossing Farm is Vermon't Longest Running Permaculture Research and Education site- and specializes in creating collaborative enterprises in the worlds of farmng, food, land conservation and regenereation, music, healing arts, yoga, activism, and earth-based spiriutality.
Stay tuned for more details, details about special guests and open public presentations and film screenings during the course!