The 26th Annual Organic Growers School Spring Conference welcomes 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 is teaching the Pre-Conference Workshop “Finding, Buying, & Loving the Land— Site Assessment & Land Design for Farmers, Homesteaders, and Land Seekers” Friday, March 8, 2019. You can read more here, and register here.
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.
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Mistakes in Land Design:
Author: Elliot Rhodes
Elliot Rhodes is the Communications & Marketing Director for OGS. A graduate of Appalachian State University with a Bachelor’s in Social Work, she coordinated High Country CSA in Boone, NC for three years while working in database administration, web development and on various small farms. In Asheville she completed the Tech Talent South Code Bootcamp and worked as web developer & I.T. generalist for Sow True Seed, immersed in programming as well as organic food production & seed saving, before joining OGS. Elliot is passionate about the power of technology to facilitate resiliency and increase access to sustainable solutions.