Serving the permaculture network in Austin, Texas

About

Austin Permaculture Guild is an educational, networking platform that supports the growth of the permaculture movement in Austin, Texas

Mission:

Austin Permaculture Guild is an organization that serves the greater central Texas community by connecting people to courses, events, resources, and professionals made accessible to everyone.

 

Vision:

We see Austin Permaculture Guild as the platform that propels a thriving ecosystem of interconnected organizations and people creating a societally and environmentally just region.

APG aims to: 

  • Create a platform that inspires, educates, and connects people and businesses motivated by sustainability
  • Give people the necessary tools to become resilient and self-reliant on their land and in their community through education courses
  • Make permaculture education accessible for everyone regardless of race, gender, or orientation
  • Incorporate the principles and ethics of permaculture into ecological landscapes, economics (such as business models), and social structures (communities, schools, families).

Actions:

  • Permaculture Design Course Trainings
  • Teacher Trainings
  • Permaculture Potlucks and gatherings
  • Networking and connecting the eco-community of Austin, TX
  • Attending large events to provide a permaculture presence
    • Tabling at the Rising Appalachia Concert
  • Hosting annual events like the Eco Fair at HOPE Farmer’s Market
  • Check out our google calendar to stay updated on eco happenings of Austin, Tx

Feedback from 2017-2018 PDC Students

This course change my life from a very deep place in my soul. It gave me the courage to believe in the Earth’s future and my ability to help.  – Tabitha Tatterbach

I am inspired to steward the Earth more than ever. Even though I have been organic gardening and bio-dynamic gardening for years, I have never felt closer to Mother Nature. – Victoria Schwartz

This class equipped me with the confidence to utilize the knowledge and realize I already have a great knowledge base and can do what I’ve set out to do! I’m ready to get busy! It has also made me realize that I have a passion for teaching! – Eric Huggins

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