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Growing a Perennial Edible Food Forest on Small Urban Landscapes

This is a virtual class presented on Zoom by Dianne Kadonaga of Sunny Glen Wellness.

Learn about permaculture methods that mimic nature by increasing biodiversity which provides healthy and resilient ecosystems that support people and the planet. A practical application of these principles in a suburban backyard will help provide a variety of fruits, perennial vegetables, herbs and firewood.

Students will learn how to grow an organic food forest in a 20-foot radius or small backyard that comes back on its own without yearly planting. They’ll also learn methods to reduce the need to weed or water while regenerating soil with supplies they likely already have on hand.

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