Regenerative Agroforestry Course
Come get your hands dirty!
Learn how to design and implement regenerative tree systems!
28th November - 1st December
Quinta Alma, Aljezur, Portugal
Also check the Water Management course happening right after this course here!
This course is designed for those who want to go deeper in the understanding of water trees and how to design productive tree systems while regenerative ecosystems. Together, we will integrate theory and practice, studying different methods and learning how to put establish on the ground.
The course is thought for those who already have a basic foundation in regenerative land design either gained through a PDC course or through other studies. Nevertheless, we will go from the ground up and if you have a solid interest in the topic you are most welcome!
During our time together we will guide you through regenerative agroforestry strategies starting from the basics. Theory will be supported by practical work, and here is a list of the theoretical and practical topics that we will cover during the course:
- Dynamics of the forest and natural succession
- Different ways agroforestry systems for different needs and situations
- How to select and find plants that match your climate and need
- Regenerative Agroforestry for food production
- Brief introduction to Syntropic Farming
- Designing an Agroforestry system from the ground up
- Observing the landscape and designing for water efficiency
- Implementing an agroforestry system
- Maintaining a forest garden
Eduardo Terzidis is a permaculture teacher and consultant, a writer and a yoga teacher. As an engineer, he wanted to help the world, yet he felt the need to “be out there”, learning and sharing with the very people who seek the same change he envisioned. At the core of his work is the understanding that global change needs to be carried from the inside out, recognising the intricate web of which we are part and being able to play our role in support of all life. Today he focuses on water management and agroforestry for mediterranean and provides 1:1 sessions to individuals to support them in manifesting their mission and dreams.
Giuseppe Sannicandro studies, designs and teaches Permaculture in Italy and in Europe. He co-founder of the Regen association. Graduated in Permaculture in Tenerife and member and Tutor for the Permaculture Diploma recognized by the Italian Permaculture Academy. He designs and offers consultancy to multifunctional farms, ecovillages, urban permaculture projects. He facilitates courses and workshops in Permaculture, Regenerative Agriculture, Earth Movements, Water Management, Keyline Design, Soil Fertility, Horticulture and Agroforestry Systems or Food Forest.
EARLY BIRD SPECIAL (book before the 31st of August)
590 euros for own tent camping
700 euros for shared accommodation
Join the 5 days Regenerative Agroforestry Course 17th-22nd October and pay 940 euros instead of 1180 for camping for both courses! Price for shared accommodation for both courses is 1200 instead of 1400
Find info about the Water Management Course here
720 euros for own tent camping
950 for shared accommodation
We ask for a 150 EUR non-refundable, non-transferable deposit to hold your space, with final payments are due in cash on the first day of the live part of the course.
Scholarships available, please email for info.
All course content, classes, activities and materials, lodging in your own tents and all meals.
Flights and ground transportation
Location: Aljezur, Portugal