Finger Lakes Permaculture Site Tour Announced: September 6, 2014

Presenting the 1st annual

Finger Lakes Permaculture Tour

Showcasing the burgeoning practice of

permaculture design in our region of New York.

Saturday, September 6th, 2014*

Tour: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Reception: 6:00 p.m.

See concrete examples of permaculture theory in practice at farms, homes, businesses and gardens.

Learn a tactics you can apply at home. Begin your exploration of permaculture methods and principles.

Experience the permaculture movement in our region through face-to-face networking.

Learn from the sharing of the hosts’ knowledge and experience.

Enjoy a free introduction to the practice of permaculture: an ecological design solution to strengthen our region’s ecological and economic sustainability.

How you can participate as a visitor:

1. Fill out the RSVP form at the bottom of this page so we can estimate the number of visitors

2. Download the guide and site list from this page (published soon.)

3. Visit as many sites as you choose from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on September 6th, 2014.

4. Come to the evening reception from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. at our sponsor: Ithaca Beer Company.

We are thankful for Ithaca Beer's sponsorship!

5. Donate to support our efforts.

This event is also sponsored by Alternatives Federal Credit Union, Greenstar Cooperative Market, and Sustainable Tompkins

Confirmed Tour Sites (subject to change):

[View an online map of all sites]


Ithaca College Garden

Cornell: MacDaniels Nut Grove

Sapsquatch Maple Syrup

Permaculture Park – Tompkins CCE

Ithaca Children’s Garden

Schuyler CCE Garden

Cayuta Sun Farm

Wellspring Forest Farm

Hawk Meadow Farm

Good Life Farm
(Open for tours from 2 to 4 p.m. only)

Edible Acres

Delaware Ave Project

Ithaca Beer Company Gardens
(Special tours of the Ithaca Beer Company Gardens will be held from 4-6 p.m. Take the tour and stay for the reception!)

 A complete list and map of sites will be available after September 1st on this web site and at both of GreenStar’s locations in Ithaca.

Would you like to showcase your site’s permaculture design? Read more…

Please RSVP to help us better prepare:

Event flyer to download, print and share: FLXpermaculturetour2014flyer.pdf

*RAIN DATE: In case of severe rain or thunderstorms the event will be held on Sunday, September 7th.  Notice will be posted on this web page.