Community in Garden

Upcoming Events for 2015

January 22nd, 2015 by

Jan 31st – Cabin Fever!   Cabin Fever 2015, is the second annual event to promote awareness of permaculture, build community capacities, attract new members and raise funds to support the Permaculture Calgary Guild. Come shake off the winter blues … Continue reading

Provisons Permaculture with Karla Cox

Meet Verge Grad, Karla Cox – Provisions Permaculture

January 6th, 2015 by

Verge Grad Profile: Karla Cox Graduated from the Verge PDC in 2011 (Nelson, BC) Lives in Cochrane, AB Karla’s Expertise: Water management Educational workshops Composting Vermiculture Vertical Gardening Karla’s Story: A paramedic for 15 years, Karla discovered permaculture through a keen interest … Continue reading

What Permaculture Isn't

3 Things Permaculture Isn’t

December 15th, 2014 by

After posting a bit about what permaculture is, I want to dispel some common misconceptions and tell you what it’s not: 1. Permaculture’s Not Just Gardening   One thing I hear often is that permaculture is just gardening in non-straight … Continue reading


Verge is Going on Sabbatical in 2015/2016 – and other announcements

December 9th, 2014 by

Hi everyone, We want to wish you a lovely holiday season filled with good food, friends and family. And… We’ve got three big announcements to make! (And a few little scheduling changes too.) Changes to the 2015 Course Schedule For those … Continue reading

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Meet Verge Grad, Mike Dorion – Living Soil Solutions

December 1st, 2014 by

Verge Grad Profile: Mike Dorion Graduated from the Verge PDC in 2011 (Nelson, BC) Mike’s Expertise: Compost Teas/Extracts, Soil Building/Soil Biology, Composting/Vermicomposting Mike’s Story: Mike grew up in Red Deer with two younger brothers, playing soccer at Red Deer College before transferring … Continue reading

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