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Workshop Schedule

Workshop Schedule

General Schedule

Field Trips

Please note. Schedule subject to change. Workshops may move times.  New workshops will be scheduled. Hopefully none of the presenters will cancel.  Consult the schedule board at the event for the up-to-date schedule.  There will be lots of exciting choices every time period.

The main tracks evolving out of this are:

H = Herb Track 
G = Greenhouse Track
L = Livestock Track
R = Restoration Track
F = Food TrackS = Social Track

Saturday: 9:30-10:30 am

Keynote Address: Beyond the Backyard Garden - Expanding Permaculture's Reach, Kareen Erbe.

Workshop Period A

Saturday 10:45 am to 12:15

* Native American Horticulture, Ecology, Ethnobotany and Cosmology. Bill Harp.

* Easy No-till Farming: enabling great productivity with no fertilizer and no irrigation even in low rainfall areas, Charlotte Anthony.

H * Ten Healing Garden Herbs. Elaine Sheff.

G * The Forest Garden Greenhouse. Jerome Osentowski.

H * Herbs & Essential Oils for Home & Petcare. Michelle Mahler.

F * Stan's Simple Steps to Successful Composting. Stan Wilson.

S * Social Permaculture / Social Ecology. William Aal

Workshop Period B

Saturday 2:00 pm to 3:30

H * Essiac - Creating a Model for local production from seed to cup of tea, Debbie Jakovac.

L * Integrating Dogs into Permaculture and Farm Systems. Delyla Wilson.

R * Managing Natural Risk: Creating Greater Site Resilience to Climate Change, * * Drought and Wildfire. Gloria Flora.

F * Building Soil in Hard Ground. Jessica Soza.

* Water Strategies Using Permaculture Principles. Sean Mitzel.

S * Standing Rock. William Halliburton, Dan Nanamkin and other Standing Rock veterans.

H * Wildcrafting Roots, Carla Martinez

F * Creating a food forest on public land: The Beacon Food Forest. Jacqueline Cramer.

Workshop Period C

Saturday 3:45 to 4:15

* Ecological Farming. Charlotte Anthony.

H * Hot Springs Herb Walk. Jesse Christian.

H * Tree Medicine. Elaine Sheff.

G * High Tunnels for Season Extension. Jeremy Cowan.

* So you think eating Raw Food is just eating salads and smoothies, think again! Lynne Pulizzi.

R * Restoration on the Rocky Mountain Divide. Rick Sherman.

L * Silvopastures for Ecological Restoration. Gloria Flora.

H * Growing Medicinal herbs commercially through a permaculture lens. Michael Pilarski.

Saturday 8:15 pm – 9:30:

H * Montana Herb Gathering meeting.

Sunday 7:00 – 8:00 am

* Starting with Qi Gong. Ptery Leight.

Workshop Period D

Sunday 10:30 am to 12:00

* Bodies of Water Your Life. Cindy Santi.

S * Towards a Perennial Economy. Jerome Osentowski.

F * Managing annuals in a perennial landscape. Jessica Soza.

* Managing Habitat for Beneficials. Mariah Cornwoman.

L * Chickens, Chickens, Chickens. Stan Wilson.

G * Ott-Kimm Conservatory: A perennial greenhouse.  John Hemighaus,

H * Wildcrafting Ethically & by the Lunar Cycle. Jessica Spurr.

* Cannabis and Permaculture. Michael Sullivan.

Workshop Period E

Sunday 1:30 pm to 3:00

F * Seed production and cleaning, Bezleel “BZ” Israel.

* Living In Our Ecosystem. Charlotte Anthony.

H * Medicinals Oils and Salve Making. Jessica Spurr.

* The NuMundo experience – Networking the transformational ecosystem, Kevin Blue.

R * Permaculture, restoration and ethnobotany. How they can inform land management practices. Michael Pilarski.

S * Decolonizing Permaculture. William Aal.

* Permaculture Building: Homes without a 30-year mortgage. Kelly Ware.

H * Growing lavender and topics to be announced. Lavender Lori.

L * Hogs and mixed livestock. David Max.

Skillshare, Primitive and Ancestral Skills

* Art of Sacred Living Project, Karie Lee Knoke.

There will be a number of ongoing demos and hands-on activities.

Gabe Gaul, Workshop to be announced.

Jill Russell. Workshop to be announced.

Monday Intensive. 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

G * Greenhouse Design & Management by Jerome Osentowski.

Here are the main tracks and workshops:

HERB TRACK

Workshop Period A

H * Ten Healing Garden Herbs. Elaine Sheff.

H * Herbs & Essential Oils for Home & Petcare. Michelle Mahler.

Workshop Period B

H * Essiac - Creating a Model for local production from seed to cup of tea, Debbie Jakovac.

H * Wildcrafting Roots, Carla Martinez.

Workshop Period C

H * Hot Springs Herb Walk. Jesse Christian.

H * Tree Medicine. Elaine Sheff.

H * Growing Medicinal herbs commercially through a permaculture lens. Michael Pilarski.

Saturday 8:15 pm – 9:30:

H * Montana Herb Gathering meeting.

Workshop Period D

H * Wildcrafting Ethically & by the Lunar Cycle. Jessica Spurr.

Workshop Period E

H * Medicinals Oils and Salve Making. Jessica Spurr.

H * Growing lavender and topics to be announced. Lavender Lori.

GREENHOUSE TRACK

Workshop Period A

G * The Forest Garden Greenhouse. Jerome Osentowski.

Workshop Period C

G * High Tunnels for Season Extension. Jeremy Cowan.

Workshop Period D

G * Ott-Kimm Conservatory: A perennial greenhouse.  John Hemighaus,

LIVESTOCK TRACK

Workshop Period B

L * Integrating Dogs into Permaculture and Farm Systems. Delyla Wilson.

Workshop Period C

L * Silvopastures for Ecological Restoration. Gloria Flora.

Workshop Period D

L * Chickens, Chickens, Chickens. Stan Wilson.  

Workshop Period E

L * Hogs and mixed livestock. David Max.

RESTORATION TRACK

Workshop Period B

R * Managing Natural Risk: Creating Greater Site Resilience to Climate Change, * * Drought and Wildfire. Gloria Flora.

Workshop Period C

R * Restoration on the Rocky Mountain Divide. Rick Sherman.

Workshop Period E

R * Permaculture, restoration and ethnobotany. How they can inform land management practices. Michael Pilarski.

FOOD/GARDENING TRACK

Workshop Period A

F * Stan's Simple Steps to Successful Composting. Stan Wilson.

Workshop Period B

F * Building Soil in Hard Ground. Jessica Soza.

Workshop Period B

F * Creating a food forest on public land: The Beacon Food Forest. Jacqueline Cramer.

F * Managing annuals in a perennial landscape. Jessica Soza.

Workshop Period E

F * Seed production and cleaning, Bezleel “BZ” Israel.

SOCIAL TRACK

Workshop Period A

S * Social Permaculture / Social Ecology. William Aal

Workshop Period B

S * Standing Rock. William Halliburton, Dan Nanamkin and other Standing Rock veterans.

Workshop Period D

S * Towards a Perennial Economy. Jerome Osentowski.

Workshop Period E

S * Decolonizing Permaculture. William Aal.

Many workshops don’t neatly fall into tracks and, of course, many workshops combine elements of several.