Field Trip to Invermere

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, [...]

Your Future in Farming & Homsteading: FREE 3-Day Webcast Event!

  Do you want to make a BIG difference in the world growing food, working with nature, getting off the grid, heating your home…or even building your own home!?   Check out this amazing, [...]

Follow Your Small-Farm Dreams – Free Teleclass with Joel Salatin!

This free teleclass is no longer available.   You’ve Seen the Success Stories of Small Farming Businesses. You’ve Read the Books. But You’re Still Wondering – Could I Make It If I Followed My [...]

Sustainable Agriculture Superstar Joel Salatin Coming to Alberta!

Joel Salatin to Teach (and Preach) The Virtues of Small-Scale Farming in Alberta This March      Join us, March 20-22, as Joel offers up his highly praised how-to’s for establishing and [...]

Local Farming Wisdom Goes Global: Verge to Broadcast Joel Salatin’s First-Ever Livestream Course Around the World

When sustainable agriculture superstar Joel Salatin agreed to come teach for us, we knew we had to make it count. Joel’s message of reclaiming farming and food production has been so influential [...]

Joel Salatin is Coming in 2013!

Verge is pleased to present Joel Salatin, America's Most Influential Farmer, for 3 days of how-to workshops and a Local Food Banquet co-hosted by Slow Food Southern Alberta. Save the [...]

Photos from our Backyard Cob Oven Workshop

About a month ago we managed to convince our friend Ashley Lubyk to teach a Cob Oven workshop in our backyard.  We quickly found twelve eager participants, spent a few days collecting materials [...]