Committed to supporting community actions to build local sustainable private and community gardens using Permaculture principles tailored for the Spokane Area.  It is open to all members to share information on Events, Plant Profiles, Articles and links to other websites.  In addition we hope to provide forums and events for professional Farmers, not-for profit and government organizations interested in learning about and integrating sustainable Permaculture design principles in our area. Permaculture is not just about sustainable gardening... it is about sustainable living.

6/22/2017 - 6/25/2017

Perma Uni-versity

Support or attend Perma Uni-versity

Author: merlinuhl
Looking for presenters, attendees, and supporters at this permaculture designed flash university about permaculture. Join us for four fun filled days at Spokane Falls Community College! Learn more at: permauniversity.org
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Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Important: Survey for INPG Plant and Tree Distribution

Looks like we are game to put on another Inland Northwest Permaculture Guild Cooperative Plant and Tree Distribution this spring!

Author: Chrys Ostrander
So this is important. Fill it out this survey today.
http://www.inlandnorthwestpermaculture.com/content/2016-planttree-survey
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Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Chestnut Cultivation

Increase nutrition in your food forest using chestnut trees.

Author: Annie M

Take look at this website for detailed info re: cultivation of chestnut trees.  The article includes site selection, planting instructions for direct seeding or starting seedlings in pots, maintenance of your orchard, deer control strategies, pest and pathogen info, fertilization and watering requirements.  They also list some other websites for further information. 

Here's a You Tube video. It covers food value, timber value, feed value for livestock, medicinal uses.

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Monday, January 11, 2016

Permaculture Cooperative Startup

Author: merlinuhl
Hello Spokane Permaculture community, I'd like to share a new permaculture designed technology that we invented, patented and are currently building. We are seeking support for the start up of a cooperative greentech industry to build it and supply the world with small-scale, closed loop, self-sustainable energy production! http://igg.me/at/MR-NEEDS-GreenTech/x/11113956 Check out the 15 min Short-umentary and the read story plus perks! (If you have a hard time hearing the audio, use headphones.) Please share this link with your friends and have them contribute too! "A person with $1 million can do a lot... but a million people with $5 can do a lot more!" -D. Bruce
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Tuesday, August 11, 2015

TREE FODDER FOR LIVESTOCK

Pollarding Trees

Author: Annie M

I've discovered a Facebook Group titled Tree Hay.  There's a good discussion on the Regarians Facebook page re: pollarding trees to feed animals.  Take a look at this YouTube video too.

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Monday, May 11, 2015

There's Still Time to Register for the Permaculture Design Course May 23 to June 7 near Spokane

It's one of the most affordable PDCs in the U.S.

Author: Chrys Ostrander
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4/26/2015 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

April Large Rural Project Meeting

Get together on Sunday 4/26 @ 2pm

Author: Annie M
At our last meeting we discussed a tour of Greentree Naturals  (the 1st organic farm in the Sandpoint area, I believe) for our April meeting.
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Saturday, April 11, 2015

Tumtum Permaculture Design Course: Early Bird Reduced Admission Ends April 15

Author: Chrys Ostrander
Inland Northwest Permaculture Guild's Permaculture Design Course
May 23 to June 7 Near Spokane, WA.
Early bird course fee before April 15: $850. After April 15: $950.
Early bird couple rate: $750 each. After April 15: $850.
Other payment options and details on the INPG website:
http://inlandnorthwestpermaculture.com/
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2/22/2015

Change in Start Time: We'll Begin at 1:00PM LEARN HOW TO BUTCHER A CHICKEN

Demonstration and Hands On Practice in Butchering a Chicken.

Author: Annie M

Join us February 22nd (4th Sunday meeting) at 1:00PM for a hands on workshop.  Cara Hagar will demo how to butcher a chicken.  Anyone who wants to (and brings a chicken to butcher) will have a chance for hands on participation. The workshop will be held at the home of Pat and Andrea Johns. If you bring birds to butcher please withhold food for 24 hrs prior to butchering. It's important for the crop to empty prior to butchering. Do not withhold water. 


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Monday, February 09, 2015

cooperative regional tree and plant order

Inland Northwest Permaculture Guild is providing on-line ordering as a service

Author: Chrys Ostrander
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