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Courses & activities at Bogata Suma

You can also hire Bogata Suma as a venue for your own event!


Individual permaculture tour
If you are curious about what we are doing here, what we have built and how our beautiful land looks, you can visit us on an open farm day (usually in April and October).
You can also enjoy a guided tour on appointment.
In the tour you will see the vegetable park, the food savannah and the food forest, the polyculture nut orchard and you can learn about our permaculture solutions.
Please mail or call Barbara for an appointment.


Courses and workshops in 2022


January-February 2022, 7 weeks

Cultural Emergence Effective Design - online course

During the CEED course we will learn how to integrate the principles and practices of Cultural Emergence into our everyday lives. The course gives us a Cultural Emergence toolkit and principles for creating an active practice of design in our lives. A design system to become more intentional in making our relationships kinder, more connected and truly regenerative. It also gives deep nature connection practices to enhance our well-being.


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28 March - 2 April 2022

Permaculture and self sufficiency at Bogata Šuma

This week is an introduction to what is permaculture and how do we do permaculture, sustainable living and self sufficiency at Bogata Šuma.

You will learn about setting up a self sufficient life, skills, planning and designing your annual vegetable system (garden, balcony, roof, windowsill). What is a food forest and how did we setup ours, pruning and propagating your shrubs and trees. And what do you do with the harvest? We'll speak about storing & preserving techniques, drying, cannning and fermenting food.

This week is also the introduction week for volunteering at Bogata Šuma.

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15-24 April 2022 at Bogata Šuma, Croatia
Permaculture Design for your life

Start designing your way to abundance on our hands-on permaculture design course!
At Bogata Suma you can experience a permaculture lifestyle, as you gain the necessary skills to implement permaculture in your own life.

In this course: what is permaculture, how do you design your land/balcony/windowsill and aspects of your own life.
You will learn about practical permaculture in real life. How to design with permaculture ethics and principles as decision making tools.

We will not only talk about these subjects, but also DO things and see it working. At the end of this course you will have a design for your vegetable growing space, and a design for a part of your life. You'll have tools to read the landscape and some knowledge about natural building techniques. You'll learn about soil, composting techniques, water and how to setup an ecological garden.

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2 - 7 May 2022

Permaculture and self sufficiency at Bogata Šuma

This week is an introduction to what is permaculture and how do we do permaculture, sustainable living and self sufficiency at Bogata Šuma.

You will learn about setting up a self sufficient life, skills, planning and designing your annual vegetable system (garden, balcony, roof, windowsill). What is a food forest and how did we setup ours, pruning and propagating your shrubs and trees. And what do you do with the harvest? We'll speak about storing & preserving techniques, drying, cannning and fermenting food.

This week is also the introduction week for volunteering at Bogata Šuma.

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Sunday 15 May 2022 at Bogata Šuma, Croatia
Wild herbs for your health

A beautiful full moon Sunday to walk around the terrain of permaculture farm Bogata Šuma, and collect wild herbs!

The program for this day:

10:00 welcome (with herbal tea)
11:00 walk & talk: finding & collecting herbs, what & when to pick.
13:00 talk & tea with lunch:

- which herb is for what,
- how to use and store,
- making herbal teas,
- what is a tincture & how to make it,
- how to make your own hand cream with herbal oil.

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20 - 29 May 2022

Country Life intensive

Interested in skills to set yourself up for succes? This course is developed to give you a solid basis to develop your own plans in the countryside.

These 10 days will give you a headstart and a good basic knowledge that will save you time and money. Besides lots of tools and inspiration and a design for your future country life.

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6 - 11 June 2022

Permaculture and self sufficiency at Bogata Šuma

This week is an introduction to what is permaculture and how do we do permaculture, sustainable living and self sufficiency at Bogata Šuma.

You will learn about setting up a self sufficient life, skills, planning and designing your annual vegetable system (garden, balcony, roof, windowsill). What is a food forest and how did we setup ours, pruning and propagating your shrubs and trees. And what do you do with the harvest? We'll speak about storing & preserving techniques, drying, cannning and fermenting food.

This week is also the introduction week for volunteering at Bogata Šuma.

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12 - 17 September 2022

Permaculture and self sufficiency at Bogata Šuma

This week is an introduction to what is permaculture and how do we do permaculture, sustainable living and self sufficiency at Bogata Šuma.

You will learn about setting up a self sufficient life, skills, planning and designing your annual vegetable system (garden, balcony, roof, windowsill). What is a food forest and how did we setup ours, pruning and propagating your shrubs and trees. And what do you do with the harvest? We'll speak about storing & preserving techniques, drying, cannning and fermenting food.

This week is also the introduction week for volunteering at Bogata Šuma.

> More information

 

Social permaculture design

 

Are you interested in one of these workshops on a different date, please contact Barbara@bogatasuma.eu

 


Past workshops:

Social permaculture for Peace
Practical permaculture weekend
Cultural Emergence Effective Design course, with Looby Macnamara
Fermenting: how to make wine, kombucha, kefir, kimchi, yoghurt & sourdough bread
Setting up an organic garden
Permaculture at Bogata Suma
Permaculture & Forest garden design weekend
Foraging and processing herbs
Sourdough bread and raw sheepwool
permaculture design chicken garden
Keeping happy healthy animals for organic meat
Blacksmithing
Self sufficiency weekend



"I learned much here and I hope I have taught you all a thing or two as well. One day I'll come back and you can be sure I'll be asking you too many questions again."
Colin Drake, United States of America



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