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Spiral Ridge’s new workshop shed

At the beginning of the month we started a part time project here on Spiral Ridge.  5 apprentices and I framed a workshop space with storage capacity.  The workshop shed will replace our 74 school bus (bye bye) and will be used to build furniture, cabinets and other things for our house.  I designed the ...

Advanced Permaculture Apprenticeship

The Ecovillage Training Center has been an integral part of the development of permaculture, natural building, ecovillage design, solar design, and other ecological systems. Albert Bates started the center in 1994 with the intention to provide a training site that was affordable and hands on.  16 years later it is still alive and vibrant. Recently ...