FEB & MAR: 6-Day Holistic Land Design Course – Castor, AB

Posted by Dana Penrice on January 18, 2018

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Course Details:

Facilitator: Takota Coen, Grass Roots Family Farm
Where: Castor, Alberta
When: February 20, 21 and 22  March 2, 3 and 4
Time: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

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Course Description:

The best person to design and manage your land is you.

Every landowner or land steward holds a vast collection of personal and inherited experience and wisdom unique to them and their landbase. This 6 day workshop acknowledges that fact and provides you with the tools and resources that will help you successfully design, establish, and manage resilient human habitats that are ecologically sound and economically profitable.

It is process oriented and based on the principles of Permaculture Design and Holistic Management®.

Who is this course for:

What you get:

  • 10GB+ digital resource package
  • 2 hours pre-course phone/video consultation
  • Custom mapping package
  • 6 days of workshop style training
  • 1 on 1 support to create your holistic goal and farm design
  • Help creating a Holistic Land Design Club

Cost:
$650/person. Now $400/person through the support of Young Agrarians and its funders!

To register and confirm your spot email alberta@youngagrarians.org.  Space is limited!

Mapping Packages:
Free:

  • Digital Google Earth Pro only
  • In class instruction on how to create your own maps

Basic:

  • Uses freely available data. (Quality and accuracy of this mapping package is not guaranteed because it will be using free data)
  • Ready to print maps for: topography, aspect, slope, watershed and soil
  • KML files of all maps ready for import into Google Earth
  • Cost is approximately $150/quarter. Please call for a quote.

Advanced:

  • Uses LiDar topographical data accurate to 30cm
  • High quality aerial photography
  • Ready to print maps for: topography, aspect, slope, watershed and soil
  • KML files of all maps ready for import into Google Earth
  • This video demonstrates the functionality of this mapping program
  • Cost is approximately $950/quarter. Please call for a quote.

NOTE: Takota will help you to decide what mapping package is best for your needs upon registration.

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Presented by:

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Funded by:

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