Water Conservation

Hello fellow-permies, Join us Wednesday June 28th at the Kingston Utilities water garden for a talk by Barb Danielewski on water conservation! As per usual, please bring along a friend or two. Where:  Kingston Utilities water garden -1211 John Counter Blvd (we will meet at the picnic table at the edge of the parking lot)… Continue reading Water Conservation

Living off-grid

Andrea and Justin Hilborn of Fat of the Land Farms will be giving a talk on off-grid living.  Topics will include: Off-grid living: Use of solar panels in their home Harvesting solar dollars: Capturing solar energy in grass and converting it into meat Solving an energy problem with community: Utilizing Two Rivers Food Hub for freezer space… Continue reading Living off-grid

Edible Forest Gardens talk!

Nathan Manion, from the department of Geography and Planning at Queen’s university,  will be presenting a talk about the practical theory, techniques and design of Edible forest gardens.  (Please click on the link below for more information!).   Where:  MacIntosh-Corry Hall,  Queen’s university, Room  D216 When:  June 7th, 6:30 pm Cost:  Free edible forest poster

Grafting information session!

March meeting:  Grafting information session! In March,  Permaculture Kingston will be having an introduction to grafting presentation lead by Bob Chambers and Nick Laan.   They will briefly talk about two different ways to graft: whip grafting, and bud grafting.  They will show some short videos and discuss several topics,  including the many tools used for cutting and mending grafts,… Continue reading Grafting information session!