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The Source Farm Foundation & Ecovillage presents the 1st Tropical Permaculture Course in Jamaica

Instructors: Andrew Goodheart Brown & Chuck Marsh

Location: Source Farm Ecovillage, St Thomas, Jamaica, WI

Course Summary

Participants will be introduced to a range of Permaculture topics over four weekend sessions during which they will devise their own project.

Participants will be given three months to design or implement their projects, whilst receiving online and telephone assistance along with a one day group support session.

At the end of the training period, the course trainer will assess participants’ projects and conduct some onsite evaluations.

Course Duration

4 Residential Training Weekends (Friday to Sunday) followed by Evaluation Site Visit

Course Date

Session 1 November 17 2011 to November 20, 2011
Session 2 November 25, 2011 to November 27. 2011 (Field Trip)
Session 3 December 2, 2011 to December 4, 2011
Session 4 March 18, 2012 to March 21, 2012

Course Cost:  $84,000.00JA/ $1000.00 US per participant
*Course Fee includes course maters, instruction/evaluations, (except text books), online/ Skype Support during project implementation and a field trip.

Payment: Full Payment for Course due Dec 1, 2011
Accommodations:   Limited Campsite facilities included in your registration fee. Accommodations off site are available for an additional fee in local hotels (Golden Shores Hotel or Browns Guest House) * Speak to Program Administrator for more information about off site housing.

Course Presenter

The Source Farm Foundation & Ecovillage
Johns Town, St. Thomas, Jamaica

For detailed course outline visit:


For registration or further information contact the program administrator: Coda Phillips @ 876-421-8838 or codasourcefarmecovillage@yahoo.com   
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