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Based in Cloughjordan Ecovillage, Cultivate have run Permaculture Courses for over 10 years.
The Ecovillage is designed through permaculture - sculpting the physical setting and vibrant community! Taking a course here is an immersive experience, with both the learning environment and the living community reflecting the principles and practice of Permaculture Design.

We are currently in the process of updating older aspects of our website. Over the coming months there will be more resources added, but feel free to root around in the meantime - plenty from previous courses: The Permaculture Resource Website

Cultivate is also part of the Horizon 2020 project GROW Observatory. GROW is a European-wide project engaging thousands of growers, scientists and others passionate about the land. We will discover together, using simple tools to better manage soil and grow food, while contributing to vital scientific environmental monitoring.

Fruit Gardening Tips


Month-by-month fruit gardening tips from Kathleen!

December / January Fruit Garden

Things to do:

1. Complete picking very late-maturing apples, before the hard frosts come

2. Inspect your stored fruits, and remove any rotten ones.

Read more: Fruit Gardening Tips

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