Earn A Permaculture Design Certificate at Home

Cornell University College of Agriculture & Life Sciences Extension and Outreach Program along with the Finger Lakes Permaculture Institute are offering an online Permaculture Design Certificate program.

Ithaca Authors Presenting “Farming the Woods” Book on Nov. 19th

Local authors, teachers and researchers Ken Mudge and Steve Gabriel–through the frameworks of forest farming and permaculture–present a way to see the forest for more than just the trees. They have published a new book from Chelsea Green Publishing (VT) called Farming the Woods.

Finger Lakes Permaculture Tour Maps Published.

Choose your sites and tour at your own pace from 10 a.m. through 4 p.m. Meet us at the Ithaca Beer Gardens for a reception at  6 p.m. Printed copies of this map will be available at both GreenStar Coop … Continued

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 … Continued

Teaching Permaculture with Experience & Evidence: Steve Gabriel (audio)

FLPCI students have benefited as co-founder and instructor Steve Gabriel has developed his permaculture experience and evidence-based teaching during the past ten years.

FLPCI cofounder Steve Gabriel writing “Farming the Woods” book (video)

  As long as Steve Gabriel has been learning, practicing, and teaching permaculture, he has been in the woods. His search for sustainable agricultural practices kept bringing him back to the temperate forests that cover the Finger Lakes and much … Continued

Experienced teachers + diverse students = quality permaculture design course (video)

With just a month before our early sign-up discount deadline, please examine the qualities that have kept our Permaculture Design Certificate (PDC) course going strong the past eight years.

The Finger Lakes Permaculture Institute’s (FLPCI) summer course offers a curriculum, experienced teaching crew, and hands-on immersion that feels like more than just a class to our many graduates.

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