Rafter Sass Ferguson has been one of our Permaculture Design Certificate (PDC) course teachers since 2009. In this video he describe his research on the growing number of farms that report using permaculture design or methods to earn a livelihood.
Ithaca College student and intern for the Finger Lakes Permaculture Institute, Samantha Mason, filmed a short piece on the first year of the planted Permaculture Garden built and planted in the middle of campus. FLPCI cofounder and teacher, Karryn … Continued
The Tompkins Weekly, a newspaper distributed in Ithaca and the surrounding county published a thoughtful piece by Eric Banford that explores the social, methodological, and ongoing connections between Rony Lec Ajcot’s work in Central America and the Finger Lakes Permaculture Institute. Eric interviewed Michael Burns and Karry Olson Ramanujan in advance of Rony Lec’s visit to the region.
Cayuta Sun is pleased to welcome visitors to our rural, off-grid home, gardens, and forest during the tour of green buildings on Saturday, October 13th. This home and and its surrounding landscape and serves as an educational space for the Finger Lakes Permaculture Institute. Students and teachers from the Institute will be present to answer questions and give tours.
If you have ever wondered why you should study permaculture design, please watch this. If you have ever considered taking a PDC with FLPCI this video describes why you will be happy if you do. Watch another video with interviews of … Continued
FLPCI teacher and board member, Karryn Olson Ramanujan helps students design and implement permaculture on the campus landscape. This past week a conference at the University of Massachusetts has brought together permaculture enthusiasts and designers with students and college staff for a “Permaculture … Continued
Finger Lakes Permaculture Institute presents PLANT A FOOD FOREST with Jonathan Bates of Food Forest Farm (PermacultureNursery.com) Join us Saturday, June 23rd in Montour Falls, NY for a presentation or whole day of polyculture planting, discussion and demonstration. … Continued