Welcome to Permaculture Eastern Ontario (formerly Permaculture Institute of Eastern Ontario).  We've expanded beyond permaculture and Eastern Ontario, so our new website livinghEARTH.net features all that we do.  All of our permaculture content has been moved there.


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Bonita will be taking a break from running our own courses in 2019 to focus on writing a book.

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February 6, 2019 -- 6pm to 8pm.

University of Ottawa, Social Sciences Building room 8003.

This Intro to Permaculture session with Bonita is hosted by OPIRG and UOttawa Learning Garden.  The session will focus on helping an OPIRG group start an Indigenous garden.

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Check out the Edible Landscapes: Kingston Home Gardeners Conference on October 27, 2018 in Kingston, ON.  Featuring Diana Beresford-Kroeger, world-reknowned author, medical biochemist and botanist. ... read more

Back by popular demand, we are offering our Introduction to Permaculture Course a second time this year on September 15 and 16, 2018.  Register early (the spring course was full two months in advance)!

We're excited to announce our new garden tour!  On July 29, visit four sites that are growing food and helping to repair/heal the land.  Learn about edible and medicinal plants, market gardening, raising chickens and ... read more