Backyard Vegetable Gardens and PermacultureDate & Time
July 23, 2017
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Rachel Economy is a passionate permaculture educator and practitioner. She has studied, practiced, and taught ecological gardening, sustainable farming, and permaculture practices in urban and rural environments across the country for almost a decade. Rachel has learned with esteemed permaculturalists such as Toby Hemenway, Grace Oedel, Pandora Thomas, and Lisa DePiano. Rachel also teaches social permaculture, helping people re-write the stories that create human and ecological systems, with an eye to justice and resilience. She is currently completing her masters in Social Innovation and Sustainability, is a poet and essayist, and she loves working with her hands in the soil and her voice in conversation with others.