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CANTERBURY PERMACULTURE INSTITUTE

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 ... A group of professional permaculturalist who consult, design, implement and teach. We hold permaculture, its ethics, and principles within our daily lives and believe that it has the tools and processes to aid us all in the changing times. And, to help us to become more empowered and self resilient, whilst giving back to our living support system, Planet Earth...

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22/23 Permaculture Design Cetificate
Start August 27-28th!

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Up Coming

  • Cultural Strengthening - Module 8
    Sat, 16 Jul
    Christchurch
    16 Jul, 8:30 pm – 17 Jul, 4:30 pm
    Christchurch, 35 Hassals Lane, Waltham, Christchurch 8023, New Zealand
    Is about the cultural dynamic within the well-being of communities & of ourselves, and covers foundation of social permaculture & the people care ethic. We look at the emotional, physical, mental and spiritual support systems, through the seasons of the year.
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  • Permaculture Design Certificate 2022 - 2023
    27 Aug 2022, 8:30 am – 23 Jul 2023, 4:30 pm
    Multiple sites, Canterbury, New Zealand
    10 weekend module location based learning course, held over a year on varying properties around Canterbury.
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HANDS-ON APPROACH

TEACHING

CONSULTATION

IMPLEMENTATION

Lights in the Dark

Guidance & Inspiration

Watercolor Painting

Getting the most out of a design

Rake and Hoes

Design and expertise come to life

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Sumner Food Forest

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7 Oaks Communtiy

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333 - Peterborough Str

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Traditional agriculture is labor intensive,

industrial agriculture is energy intensive, and permaculture is information and design-intensive.

David Holmgren

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Ōtākaro
Orchard