Permaculture School: Design Ecology & Living Skills
May 23 - August 14, 2015. An ecological learning journey to support your Permaculture career, pathway, or project. Gain skills, knowledge, and next steps in Design Systems + Wise Water Practices + Organic Cultivation + Generative Foodsheds + Botany + Food & Herbal Preservation + Natural Building + Renewable Energy + Personal Leadership + Vision & Business Development. $1,500 savings in January! This limited offer is first-come, first-served, and available for the next three people who register with a buddy. Contact:, or visit
Wild Food & Fermentation Workshop With Sandor Katz
May 24-30, 2015. This comprehensive workshop is led by the world renowned fermentation expert, and New York Times best selling author, Sandor Katz. He will lead you in daily hands-on fermentation projects and classes. Along with Sandor, five of Asheville’s top wild food experts -Alan Muskat, Natalie Bogwalker, Marc Williams, Asia Suler, and Luke Cannon- will take you on field excursions to discover, taste, and learn how to work with nutritional edibles you can find most anywhere. Demonstrations, lectures, food tastings, and community gatherings will all be included. For details & registration visit:
[Permaculture Certified] Eco-Urban Homestead & Building Apprenticeship

March 23 - October 23, 2015. We invite you to work with Ashevillage, a one-acre eco-urban homestead and permaculture demonstration site that offers educational workshops. The Apprenticeship is designed for individuals who want to learn by doing in a closely mentored environment with Ashevillage’s Site & Building Manager. You will learn site management, gain experience in natural and green building, develop a water system, get certified in permaculture, and help on other infrastructure projects. Five spots are expected to fill. Early Bird Discounts are available.