Tag: TreeYo Permaculture

The Seventh Portugal PDC from TreeYo

Really the place is a portal of change.  One can resist, one can fall into old patterns, one can act individually and from an ego perspective, but eventually change is brought. It’s a process, it’s a journey, a journey of seeing with new eyes… Continue Reading “The Seventh Portugal PDC from TreeYo”

Extending the Cob Oven Social Space: An ongoing Natural Building Project at the lake.

During the summer drought of 2012, with its unrelenting temperatures above 100° F (+40° C), myself –Doug Crouch– and fellow branch of the TreeYo, Eva Wimmer, built a Cob Oven as the cornerstone of the outdoor social/cooking space at Confluence Forest and Farm in… Continue Reading “Extending the Cob Oven Social Space: An ongoing Natural Building Project at the lake.”

The Plots Thicken (Part 1)- Urban Greens Collaboration in Bond Hill, Permablitz host site

Well after another month of working with Urban Greens, I have come to many realizations about the way humans manage land and natural resources in general.  Its been an interesting look around as we grow nourishing food and watch in utter astonishment at societies… Continue Reading “The Plots Thicken (Part 1)- Urban Greens Collaboration in Bond Hill, Permablitz host site”

Travel Blog: Dominican Republic Agro-tourism with a side of beach

A trip to the Peninsula of the North coast of the Dominican Republic: Las Galeras. On the weekend of Jan 19th, 2013, I left the farm early one morning for Samana via a direct gua-gua.  It left in rising sun at 7 am from… Continue Reading “Travel Blog: Dominican Republic Agro-tourism with a side of beach”

2012 Rewind for TreeYo, Three Continents

The morning of January 1st, 2012 we woke up in the remote Northern reaches of Patagonia poised to host an 8 week permaculture course/internship.  Ranquilco was a wild place, way off the beaten track, six hours by horse to the nearest pueblito.  It was… Continue Reading “2012 Rewind for TreeYo, Three Continents”

Dec 2012: Dominican Republic

Here is the recap of our fabulous course in the humid tropics of the Dominican Republic.  Lots of love to all the participants and the others who made it possible at Taino Farm and Extreme Hotel. Dec 2012: Dominican Republic.  

January – February 2013: Natural Building Courses in Nicaragua with Liz Johndrow of Earthen Endeavors

For all the spontaneous people out there: The year 2013 will start with two amazing Natural Building Courses in Nicaragua! I -Eva Wimmer of TreeYo Permaculture- am very happy to join Liz Johndrow of Earthen Endeavors and the Asociación de Mujeres Constructoras de Condega… Continue Reading “January – February 2013: Natural Building Courses in Nicaragua with Liz Johndrow of Earthen Endeavors”

August 5 – 18: 2-Week PDC at Terra Alta, Almocageme, Portugal

Our latest course announcement back at Terra Alta, our longest running host site and such a great place to host people for this journey. via August 5 – 18: 2-Week PDC at Terra Alta, Almocageme, Portugal.

Permaculture Developments at Taino Farm

Lifted From: http://tainofarm.com/farm-blog/ With its unique feel of diversity in so many respect, Taino Farm is poised to be a great spot for our upcoming Permaculture course and its overall mission of sustainable food production.  I, Doug Crouch of TreeYo Permaculture, will be facilitating the first… Continue Reading “Permaculture Developments at Taino Farm”

Taino Farm Photoblog: Los Brazos, Dominican Republic

These Pics are from our farm visit on the last day of November 2012.  Was a mix of sun and shade coming off a night of heavy rain.  Exploring the farm and its biodiversity and with the farm manager Viktor was quite the pleasure.… Continue Reading “Taino Farm Photoblog: Los Brazos, Dominican Republic”