Workshop and Presentation Topics

Go to Visit and Learn for a list of upcoming workshops we run throughout the year.

The following is a list of past, present, and possible presentations. Let us know what topic interests your group. Some workshops are hands-on while others are projected on a screen. All are thought-provoking, lively, and engaging.


  • planning your climate resilient farm
  • intro to permaculture
  • reading the landscape
  • spoken word poetry: In Compost We Trust
  • hands-on mushroom log inoculation workshop
  • nut's grow these locally
  • zones of use
  • soil health
  • ecological design
  • urban permaculture
  • edible landscaping, forest gardening, agroforestry
  • First Nations history and permaculture practices
  • wild edibles
  • Beaver Valley Community Garden

Past speaking locations:

  • Forest Garden Convergence
  • Guelph Organic Conference
  • University of Toronto Dig In Campus Agriculture
  • Headwaters Gathering
  • Meaford Public Library, Community Centre, Woodford Community Centre
  • Wasaga Beach Community Garden
  • Rogers TV
  • L.E. Shore Memorial Library (Thornbury)
  • Brentwood, Stayner, and Markdale and District Horticultural Societies
  • Georgian College, Barrie
  • Collingwood Collegiate Institute
  • Thornbury Home and Garden Show
  • Creemore Home and Garden Show
  • High Park, Toronto