Permaculture Class February 15th and Food Forest Video Tour

“Managing Your Permaculture Lot and Designing With Edges” Permaculture Miami and Treehugger Organic Farms are teaming up to teach a half day, hands on course as part of the Advanced Permaculture Design Certificate. Come out and get in depth on the planning, management, successes and failures of the first year at Treehugger Farms. We’ll work…

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Summer Workshop Recap

This Summer has been engaging to say the least.  So many friends new and old stopped by the farm for stimulating classes, hands-on workshops,  a rousing documentary night, and countless potluck dinners. Paula Diaz taught us all about the magical, medicinal properties of Elderberry.  A portion of the syrups created in Paula’s workshop went on to…

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Melaleuca /ˌmɛləˈljuːkə/

The majority of South Floridians are familiar with the invasive Melaleuca tree.  It was planted by the Amy Corps of Engineers throughout major swamp areas back in the late 1960′s in an effort to dry out those areas for development.  Melaleuca is known for its ability to absorb water, over 100 gallons per day!  What they didn’t perceive was…

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