LINCOLNVILLE — Jesse Watson will present a free program on permaculture for the home gardener, Wednesday, April 3, at 7 p.m., at the Lincolnville Community Library.
Watson will give an overview of permaculture and describe how home gardeners can use this design system and set of techniques to grow food crops and support healthy ecosystems.
Using several sites in Maine as examples, he will show photos and discuss details of the permaculture design process and methods. He will also provide information on the permaculture design certification program offered by the Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association.
Watson operates Midcoast Permaculture Design in Rockland and has been doing landscape design, farm planning and installation work for residential and farm clients since 2009. He teaches permaculture design certification courses in partnership with the Resilience Hub at MOFGA and serves on the board of the Permaculture Association of the Northeast.
For more information, call 706-3896 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.