Green Education Center

Past Events


2018 Permaculture Design Course- Sebastian, Florida

March 23rd, 2018 at 4:00 pm

Permaculture Design Course- Sebastian, Florida 2018 REGISTER HERE NOW The Green Education Center​ is proud to announce the 2018 Permaculture Design Course has been scheduled. This years course will be held at Sustainable Kashi in beautiful Sebastian, Florida. Sustainable Kashi …
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Inner-landscape Weekend Retreat- Sebastian, Florida

February 16th, 2018 at 4:00 pm

Register Here   Come join us for a weekend of relaxation, yoga, and permaculture! We will learn how to reconnect to our ecosystem and reintegrate ourselves in the abundance of nature all around us. In this 3 day retreat we …
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Edible and Medicinal Mushrooms of Florida

November 25th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Edible and Medicinal Mushrooms of Florida Saturday November 25th, 1:00p.m. REGISTER NOW Learn to identify and grow edible and medicinal mushrooms! The Edible Mushrooms of Florida workshop with Terry Meer will cover mushroom identification and feature five of the best …
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Inner Landscape Retreat- Bahamas

September 30th, 2017 at 8:00 am

“Permaculture is Yoga for the earth and Yoga is Permaculture for the body”- Dhyanananda Permaculture is a design system for sustainable living. Permaculture’s foundation of principles and design concepts are universal and can be suited for any region or location. …
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Farm to Table

February 19th, 2017 at 4:30 pm

Sustainable Kashi is happy to announce that we will be hosting our Farm to Table Dinner at Shirdi house on Kashi Ashram. This seasons delightful meal will feature Kashi grown veggies and wild harvested ingredients perfectly plated into a four …
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Composting Workshop Sustainable Kashi

November 12th, 2016 at 2:00 pm

Terry Meer will lead this hands-on workshop in how to build and harvest a compost pile. Composting is the process of turning organic matter like vegetable scraps and leaves into rich stable organic matter. Divert organic waste from the landfill …
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Zones of Permaculture- New Zealand

July 23rd, 2016 at 9:00 am

Zones of Permaculture The Green Education Center is going to New Zealand! We will be doing a two-day workshop on community building and creating abundance in your life? Waiora Gardens is situated near Kohukohu in the Hokianga, Northland of New …
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Permaculture Design Certification Course and Yoga Retreat-Bahamas

June 29th, 2016 at 8:30 am

    We humans have amazing potential! Unfortunately, we often use this potential for destructive purposes. Let’s learn instead how to take this potential to not only heal the Earth but create a world so abundant that it easily provides …
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Wild Edible and Medicinal Plant Walk

May 7th, 2016 at 10:00 am

  Join us on at 10:00 am on Saturday May 7th for an educational medicinal and edible plant walk around Kashi in Sebastian Florida with Andy Firk. Kashi is an 80-acre permaculture project on the Saint Sebastian River that includes …
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Private: Bio-Char Workshop – Sustainable Kashi

February 27th, 2016 at 1:30 pm

Bio-Char is amazing! This 2,000 year-old practice converts agricultural waste into a soil enhancer that can hold carbon, boost food security, and increase soil biodiversity, and discourage deforestation. The process creates a fine-grained, highly porous charcoal that helps soils retain …
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Pest and Disease in the Organic Garden

November 21st, 2015 at 11:00 am

Did you know that a healthy soil web is the best way to deter pest in your garden? Come to Sustainable Kashi on November 21 and learn how to manage Florida’s most common pest and plant disease. Learn how to …
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Free Leadership in Permaculture Workshop- St. Cloud Florida

August 12th, 2015 at 8:00 am

The next Free Permaculture Class has been scheduled. The topic will be Leadership in Permaculture and will be held at A Place for Grace in St. Cloud. We will be building a demonstration permaculture garden to feed the homeless. I …
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Permaculture Design Course 2014

October 3rd, 2014 at 9:30 am

When: Weekend Format (Fri-Sun) October 3-26, 2014 Where: Orlando Florida This course is a life changing experience and has truly transformed the lives of participants and our community! Instructors Terry Meer, Andy Firk and Oliver Moore are pleased to offer this …
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Backyard Mushroom Farming

May 24th, 2014 at 11:00 am

Backyard Mushroom Farming Grow edible & medicinal mushrooms in your backyard today. This 2 hour course will cover the basics of mushroom production. We will explore what species to grow, companion planting in your garden, mulching, current growing methods, myco-remediation, …
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Organic Pest Control

April 19th, 2014 at 12:30 pm

Did you know that a healthy soil web is the best way to deter pest in your garden? Come to Mead Gardens on April 19 and learn how to manage Central Florida’s most common pest. Learn how to use beneficial pest, …
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Backyard Homesteading

April 12th, 2014 at 11:00 am

Join us on this two-hour workshop to introduce Homesteading on your land. This course will include basics techniques used in all settings from urban homesteading to a fully sustainable farm. The class will be held at the Vitruvian Health Center and …
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Tranquility Workshop

November 9th, 2013 at 2:00 pm

Join us for two days of relaxation on the Econ Farm. In this workshop/ retreat we will explore several techniques of achieving deep relaxation and tranquility in your daily life including: • Yoga • Meditation • Kirtan • Herbal medicine and tinctures We …
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Orlando Permaculture Design Course 2013

October 11th, 2013 at 8:00 am

When: October 11-20, 2013 Where: Econ Farm, Orlando Florida This course is a life changing experience and has truly transformed the lives of participants and our community! Instructors Terry and Tia Meer are pleased to offer the fourth Permaculture Design …
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Intro to Food Forest Workshop

September 21st, 2013 at 10:00 am

Suitable for backyards as well as small scale farms, food forests are manmade agricultural installations designed by mimicking natural forests. Food forestry aims towards the self reliance and resilience of natural forests. No one weeds or waters the forest. It supports pollinators and other …
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Intro to Permaculture Course Spring 2013

March 30th, 2013 at 8:30 am

Permaculture is a way to consciously design landscapes that mimic the patterns and relationships found in nature and yield an abundance of food, fiber, and energy for local needs.” ~ David Holmgren, Co-Founder of Permaculture Interested in growing nutritious, organic …
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Mushroom Permaculture Introduction

March 10th, 2013 at 11:00 am

Come learn ecologically sound ways to grow mushrooms in your garden and homestead! This is a hands-on workshop for integrating fungi into your world, no prior mushroom knowledge required, this class is all about getting to know Fungi and learning …
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Beermaking Workshop

February 23rd, 2013 at 11:00 am

Saturday, February 23, 2013 11:00 pm – 2:00 pm The beginner level workshop will provide all the basic knowledge needed to start brewing your favorite beer right in your own kitchen. Experience beer brewer Terry Meer will show you the …
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Orlando Permaculture Immersion

January 3rd, 2013 at 8:00 am

Our Permaculture Immersion Program is structured using Permaculture’s concept of zones: zones of interaction and influence starting with your self and your home, and moving out into the garden, orchard, pasture, production forest, wild lands, and political and financial structures. …
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Solar Workshop and Demonstration

December 5th, 2012 at 7:00 pm

  Join Terry Meer of the Green Education Center for an educational session and demonstration of photovoltaic energy. Learn about grid-tied systems, lightweight portable systems, types of solar panels and the application in homes, farms, and on the go. There …
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Homesteading Workshop

November 10th, 2012 at 9:00 am

Join us on this one day intensive workshop to introduce Homesteading on your land. This course will include basics techniques used in all settings from urban homesteading to a fully sustainable farm. The class will be held at the Organic …
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