The 26th Annual Organic Growers School Spring Conference welcomed Peter Bane, author of “The Permaculture Handbook: Garden Farming for Town and Country”, a distillation of more than 25 years’ experience in the art and science of land management. Peter taught the Pre-Conference Workshop “Finding, Buying, & Loving the Land— Site Assessment & Land Design for Farmers, Homesteaders, and Land Seekers” Friday, March 8, 2019.

In an interview with OGS volunteer Noah Poulos, Peter Bane discussed his background, his career in land design, common mistakes in land design, and what to look for when looking for land.


Land Design:

What to Look For:

Mistakes in Land Design:

This workshop was funded by:

Author: OGS

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