Logan Permaculture Workshop
Friday, September 27, 2013 at 9:00 AM - Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 3:00 PM (MDT)
Join national expert and author in the fields of permaculture and ecological restoration, Joel Glanzberg, in this two-day workshop where you will have the chance to help implement Utah’s first official campus permaculture garden! Come build concepts and skills to turn your yard into an oasis and help you prepare for an uncertain future.
The workshop is open for teachers, students, and the general public.
Roslynn Brain is an Assistant Professor in Sustainable Communities at Utah State University (USU). She uses conservation theory, communication techniques, and social marketing tools to foster a broad spectrum of pro-environmental behaviors with a focus on waste reduction and local food movements. Roslynn developed and launched Extension Sustainability (http://extension.usu.edu/sustainability), a set of tools and information for the general public to engage in sustainable behaviors. She also teaches Communicating Sustainability at USU, helps coordinate the University's annual Earth Week, has launched a statewide program to connect farmers with restaurants called Utah Farm-Chef-Fork, and she designed and co-teaches summer sustainability camps for kids in Utah.