FPC Committee in Transition
Sheryl Ramos

From a seed of an idea, the intention to hold a statewide Permaculture Convergence in Florida sprouted, grew and bloomed in the spring of 2012. The FPC (Florida Permaculture Convergence) came to fruition in the months following an Edible Forest Garden design course in Homestead taught by Eric Toensmeier and hosted by Earth Learning. As […]

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Florida Permaculture Dreams

A dream you dream alone is only a dream. A dream you dream together is reality. ~ John Lennon ~   You may have seen already–the themes for our three Florida Permaculture Convergences have been all about ‘coming together’, and finding community: Deepening Our Connections (2013) Cultivating Community (2014) Creating Resilient Culture (2015) Notice any trends (outside of the abundance […]

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Meet our Local Presenters

Joe “Jogey” Grisham has been a Permaculture designer for several years, advising, consulting and teaching in the Central Florida area. He loves to inspire others, passionately shares information everywhere he goes and enjoys working within the community. Jogey has been acquiring the knowledge and experience since childhood to facilitate a Life Resources Center. The ultimate […]

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Roosevelt Farm Field Trip

Join us for a pre-convergence field trip to Roosevelt Farm.  Agriculture instructor Ray Cruze will lead a one hour tour for up to 50 people on Friday, May 2nd from 1-2pm. There is no charge for the tour but you must pre-register since space is limited.  Roosevelt Academy was built in the 30’s and they […]

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Florida Permaculture Convergence Menu

Friday, May 2, 2014 Dinner : FL Family Potluck Our first meal of the weekend will be a BIG community potluck!  Bring a labeled dish or whole foods to share if you are able.  Please bring reusable plates/flatware/cups from home if possible to reduce waste. Saturday, May 3, 2014 Breakfast V:  You’ll enjoy a delightful array […]

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