Northern Green Gathering SpriNGG event

Summary information

Northern Green Gathering have been holding events since 1997 to raise environmental awareness and engagement and has always featured a Permaculture area with gardens, workshops and activities.

This year we are holding a smaller event for just 300 people so that it is more of a Gathering than Festival. But the Permaculture area will be as big as normal with a number of workshops and a major activity of construcing a low impact Sauna buildiing.

There will be workshops covering:

• Wild food walks and forest gardening
• Polyculture design and irrigation systems
• Mushroom propogation (how to grow Reishi and oyster mushroom)
• Clay oven building
• Welcome garden - Permaculture garden with irrigation system to demonstrate low effort productive gardening.
• Rocket stove making
• Large scale Permaculture presentation/discussion – Forestry- (Zones 0-5)

There will also be the chance to meet other permaculture people from the north. It's all happening at a beautiful site with great views over Wharfedale from 2-5 June.

Tickets are only £30 each, (advance booking only) - please go to www.nggonline.org.uk for more details and booking.

Booking and further information
Cost: 
Adults £30, Kids 5-16 years £10, Vehicles £10
Dates and Times
Dates: 
Thursday, 2 June, 2011 to Sunday, 5 June, 2011
Venue information
Ilkley Moore, yorkshire