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Geoff Lawton Talk

  • Feed Bristol 181 Frenchay Park Road Bristol, England, BS16 1HB United Kingdom (map)

Geoff Lawton gives us a tour of his adventures in Permaculture over the past 35 years.

Geoff is a world renowned permaculture consultant, designer and teacher. He first took his Permaculture Design Certificate (PDC) Course in 1983 with Bill Mollison. Since then, Geoff has undertaken thousands of jobs teaching, consulting, designing, administering and implementing, in 6 continents and over 50 countries around the world. His projects include:

·         consultancy in the environmentally green, Masdar City in the United Arab Emirates

·         development work from the Greening the Desert projects in Jordan

·         rehydration strategies in the deserts of Hadramaut, Yemen

·         housing projects for the Kurds in Iraq after the war, rebuilding an entire village with 53 straw bale houses

He has taught over 15,000 students in Permaculture worldwide on Permaculture Design Certificate (PDC) Courses and courses focused on the practical design of sustainable soil, water, plant, animal, energy, structures, legal and economic systems.

Geoff has established permaculture demonstration sites that function as education centres in all the world’s major climates. His online resources, videos and blog are followed by thousands across the world at www.permacultureglobal.org. Geoff established the Permaculture Research Institute and the www.permaculturenews.org website to network mainframe information worldwide.

*Entry by pre-booked ticket only. Space is limited so please book in advance.

Full Waged £7

Low waged £5

Unwaged £3