Spring Beekeeping Workshop

Spring Beekeeping Workshop
Demonstration Hive

Thursday, January 16, 2014

2014 workshop schedule at Center For Sustainable Living

Please visit my website at www.hgconnsoil.com to see a complete schedule of Permaculture and sustainability workshops for 2014.


Judaism observes a year of "fallow" known as the "Shmita Year"

My dear Rabbi, Andrea Cohen Kiener has written a beautiful and thoughtful interpretation and explanation of the Shmita year. This special fallowing of the land is written into the Torah and demonstrates an understanding of agriculture little known today in commercial agriculture. Click on the link below to read Rabbi Andrea's blog:

Upcoming NOFA Organic Land Care Accreditation Courst

Here is an opportunity for all landscape professionals to deepen their credentials and become certified organic land care professionals (OLCPs) through the Northeast Organic Farmers Association.  Well known throughout the nation as the leading certification program for landscapers to thoroughly learn about organic methods of landscape design and maintenance, this course will be held at the Community College in Norwich, CT. from 10 February 2014 through 13 February 2014.

For more information about the certification program, click on this link:


As you scroll through the topics sessions, please note I will be teaching a segment on Permaculture on 2/13/14 at 9:00am.

Hope to see you at this event!