Jan 27 2016 Quarterly Guild Meeting

You are invited!

Sierra Permaculture Guild Quarterly Meeting
Wednesday Jan 27, 2016 at 7pm
Rough and Ready Grange

Beyond the War on Invasive Species: A Permaculture Approach to Ecosystem Restoration with Tao Orion

– Why are invasive species present on your property?
– How colliding effects of habitat destruction, climate change, agriculture and changes in land use require a holistic permaculture framework
– Land management and historic stewardship models of Native Americans
– Make more ecologically responsible choices in land restoration
– Best practices & latest research for invasive species management
– Using Permaculture to turn problems into solutions
– Honoring native plants
– Examples of what works and how to make money doing it

Tao Orion is a permaculture designer, teacher, farmer, and author living in Willamette Valley, Oregon. She has a degree in Agro-ecology and Sustainable Ag from UC Santa Cruz. Her new book integrates organic ag, sustainable land use planning, ethnobotany and ecosystem restoration.

Tao is on a book tour of the West with her new book and we were able to invite her to stop by our Grange and talk to us. Her book is a great and inspiring read.

Beyond

Where: Rough and Ready Grange    www.roughandreadygrange.com                                         14550 Rough and Ready Highway, Rough and Ready, CA 95975                                                 2 driveways below the Rough and Ready Fire Department, same side of street,                 long driveway, park behind the Grange, Entrance is on the far side.

Suggested donation $5. No one turned away.

For more information: call Cathe’ 530-432-5109

 

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