Food forest course in Atlantis forest garden with Helder Valente

Specialist - Forest gardening
Summary information

The new school brings you a very special experience

Do you want to learn more about food forest gardens?
Do you want to know more about plants and trees combinations?
Do you have some land that you want to design and develop?
Do you want to learn more about social forestry?

Atlantis is an amazing 30 year old forest garden in the island of Tenerife, Spain and that is now being developed by Helder Valente and the New School Permaculture.

It is situated in a natural park, 15 minutes walk from the beach and close to the laurissilva forest...one of the most primitive you can see...

This course is brought to you by the gift economy...so you make the price according to your capacity.

In this 5 day course you will learn about forest gardening and how to develop and maintain a food forest.

Atlantis is in a subtropical climates you can find a very diverse range of plants, pears and plums to lichie banana and mangoes.

The concepts that you will learn about forest gardening, you will be able to aply in any other climate of the world.

Course content:
Agro ecology
Food forest creation and management
How to combine fruits and veggies
Climate zones
Plants and trees species
How wen and where to plant
Social forests

To see some of the plants we have
http://sublimart.blogspot.pt/2014/04/my-plants-and-trees-list.html

To know whats going on in Atlantis
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Atlantis-Food-Forest-Garden/2652677603061...

This course is for forests fans and Atlantis is one of worlds best examples.

Hope to see you in the island.

Booking and further information
Contact Details: 
Cost: 
gift
Contact name: 
Helder
Dates and times
4 August 2014 to 8 August 2014
Teachers
Helder Valente, New School Permaculture, Atlantis colective
Venue information
Apprentice Teachers
Teacher apprentices: 
This course is open to offers from apprentice teachers wishing to gain teaching experience.