Workshop: Ferrous Cement Water Tanks:
Using a minimum of materials to make, Ferrous Cement Water Tanks great durability. Now is the time to plan for drier times. Don’t get stuck without water!
Plan ahead, either to secure a water supply for domestic use and/or to extend your crop production. In this introductory workshop, learn the basics steps to do-it-yourself, or lead your crew in how to do it, or send an employee to the workshop. October 23. Thursday, 9-12 pm $25.
Sponsored by Zia and Roshni at Finca Vida Verde in San Jose, Vilcabamba. Limited space, register now. Free super nutritious and delicious farm lunch for those who take both this and the pm workshop on rocket stoves.
At Vida Verde Farm or the Juice Factory (ask for registration envelope, leave your cash and your name, minimum deposit $10. Or call Zia , 098 988 7085
Taught by Miguel Torske, YakuNina Permaculture:
Miguel Torske has been working in Permaculture for 10 years. He began with an aprenticeship with RED Guardianes de Semillas (the Network of Seed Guardians), he has given more than 200 workshops in Ecuador on the themes of organic agriculture, Permaculture and appropriate technology. He received his Permaculture Certification from Aprovecho Educational Center in Eugene OR, USA. He currently lives at his finca in Tumbaco, near Quito, and is on the teaching team of Ecoversidad de los Andes Ecuatoriales and works full time as a consultant at his business, Nina Yaku (which means Water Fire in Kichwa). yakunina.com