Category: project updates

Make Trees Great Again: A series in Making America (or the whole world) Great Again

Written by Doug Crouch Trees have so incredibly much inherent value, both intrinsically and materially. Society, in the large part, began to focus solely only them for their material value, especially those in positions of power. However, there is a growing trend of those recognizing…

TreeYo EDU article: Meeting the basic needs of animals on a Pattern Level

I write not only for my sake, but so you have something to do on the internet but scroll. So this next article in my online book is in the Animal Chapter and it examines meeting their basic needs. Having kept animals on different…

Make Water Great Again: A series in Making America (or the whole world) Great Again

Written by Doug Crouch Another way in which to make America (or the planet in general) great again is to rebuild our water resources. Our society is plagued, literally, through epidemics of poor health. One of the leading causes of that is our poor water…

Make Soil Great Again: A series in Making America (or the whole world) Great Again

Ok liberals, Let’s Stop complaining!! Lets instead take Donnies message to heart. Face it, America, also better known in the world as the states, is not great. It’s a war mongering, disease ridden, drug plagued, feudal lordship, colonialist mentality, grossly polluted, shallow society full…

Winter Weekend PDC: Cincinnati, Ohio Tristate Region: Feb/March

The Winter Weekend PDC back with its tailored weekend timetable in the late winter and ending in early Spring this year.  It is a five weekend timeframe and we will have a variety of host sites and teachers to maximize your learning opportunity.  This…

Project Update: A long Overdue one for Treasure Lake

When its been six months since your last blog, where do you even begin?  Many changes happened in my life and am still processing them all but very much in the forward motion with the learning lessons acquired.  With that, well I finally moved…

Feb/March 2018: Winter Weekend PDC, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA

I started this blog on the day I was supposed to go back to Europe.  What I now view as my old life.  My new life is sticking it out here in the tri-state area of Cincinnati, Ohio which is where Treasure Lake is,…

New TreeYo EDU Article Release: Broad Site Design: Vision and Assessment

This new TreeYo EDU article tackles the beginnings of Design Process. I call it Broad Site Design in the PDC, and here we examine the visioning and assessment process. Each designer will come up with their own tools to aid in this but here…

Project Update: Winter Workings: Treasure Lake, Petersburg, Kentucky, USA

Well for market gardeners, its the time to rest, winter (at least physically).  For me, being a manager of a 40 acre (16 Ha) native food forest and steward of the total 60 acres (24 HA), its the time to work here at Treasure…

TreeYo & Treasure Lake Project Update: End of the 2017 year

Transition, the word that defines 2017 for me probably most accurately.  After having a great start to the year in Spain and Portugal doing positive work at reforestation, teaching and consulting/design, it ends in the states focused on a familiar project: Treasure Lake.  Each…

New TreeYo EDU Release: Chapter 14: Conscious Consumption with Eco-Entrepreneurship

My media outlet, TreeYo EDU, is releasing an apropos article for this time of the year. What will your consumption patterns do to the planet and people at this time of the year? How can you also become a producer. In essence what is…

Treeyo Permaculture Holsitic Development Model: An angled Intro talk

December 20th at Fab Ferments Tap Room, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA https://www.facebook.com/events/140559130052118/ This presentation will focus on looking at the world holistically and a path forward to ensure thrivable future conditions. It draws on the presenters extensive experience in ecological systems management and permaculture design….