Pigstarter: Network of permaculture graduates bootstrap new venture with crowdfarming

Graduates of the Finger Lakes Permaculture Institute’s permaculture design course want to demonstrate that young farmers with intelligence and drive but no start-up funds or land can “crowdfarm” their way into a successful business. They are offering a lifetime discount for any donation over $10! http://fingerlakespermaculture.org/?p=2527 The Pigstarter project is to provide the means to […]

High-Density Crops, Tues 4/8 at CCE Tompkins

High Density Crops for Your Garden Tuesday, April 8, 6:30-8:30pm @ Cornell Cooperative Extension, 615 Willow Ave, Ithaca Learn how to grow crops in your garden that are easy to grow and will feed you next winter, such as dried beans, dried corn, soup peas (similar to chickpeas), soup beans, and root crops like potatoes, […]

Spring Into Gardening workshops – Saturday 3/29 at CCE Tompkins

Begin forwarded message: From: “Chrys B. Gardener” <cab69> Date: March 26, 2014 2:57:28 PM EDT To: “Fingerlakes Permaculture List (fingerlakespermaculture) (fingerlakespermaculture)” <fingerlakespermaculture> Subject: Spring Into Gardening workshops – Saturday 3/29 at CCE Tompkins Spring Into Gardening Saturday March 29, 9 am – 5 pm Cornell Cooperative Extension-Tompkins County 615 Willow Avenue, Ithaca NY Had enough […]