Blog

2014.04 Groundswell Practicum 16

Field Trip to Invermere

June 24th, 2015 by

Hey Everyone… (our July 18th field trip was such a success that we are doing it again…. updated details below! Note that where the last tour was restricted to Permaculture Calgary members, this tour is open to the general public. … Continue reading

Earthen floor with natural oils and wax by Dirt Craft Natural Building

Earthen Floors: Why, How & Where

May 29th, 2015 by

Guest Author’s Note: My name is Ashley Lubyk. I’ve been running  Dirt Craft Natural Building  for the last five years, and have had the great pleasure to work with Verge in many capacities, including guest teaching at numerous PDC’s, and … Continue reading

Ted Bahr featured image

Meet Verge Grad Ted Bahr – Prairie Sage Permaculture

May 25th, 2015 by

Verge Grad Profile: Ted Bahr, Founder, Prairie Sage Permaculture Graduated from Calgary PDC in 2011 Ted’s Expertise:  Permaculture drafting and design, tour management and facilitation, wild edibles identification, ecopsychology, mindfulness and yoga practices. Ted’s Story: Even as a lifelong urbanite, … Continue reading

Tick - I'm an opportunity

Lyme Disease and Permaculture Part III: Positive Change is All Your Fault

May 3rd, 2015 by

  New to Lyme disease? Need to get caught up on the series? Quick! Go check out parts one and two! Now that you have an idea of why Lyme disease is spreading and a few things you can do … Continue reading

urbanfarm permaculture thumbnail

Meet Verge Grad Carmen Lamoureux: URBANFARM Permaculture Project

April 29th, 2015 by

Verge Grad Profile Carmen Lamoureux, Founder, URBANFARM Permaculture Project Graduated from PDC in Calgary 2013. Carmen’s Expertise: Soils, Silviculture, Forestry, Organic Food Production, Composting, Facilitation, Tomato Production, Design, Project Management  Carmen’s Story: Carmen has had a varied career, from working … Continue reading

Upcoming Events