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Jonathan Bates

Jonathan Bates

Jonathan Bates owns Food Forest Farm Permaculture Nursery (, a nursery specializing in educational services and useful/edible plant sales. He’s been studying, creating, and working with rural and urban gardens in the Connecticut River Valley for over a decade. With a bachelors degree in biology, and MA in social ecology from the Institute for Social Ecology, Jonathan loves wild crafting with friends, and working with folks to better the world we live in. He cofounded and is a board member of the Apios Institute, is a teacher at the Yestermorrow Design/Build School, and is a farmer with Nuestras Raices, Inc. He lives in Holyoke, Massachusetts.

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March 9th, 2016 - 12:00 am

Jonathan Bates at Ecological Landscaping Association Conference

Location: UMass Amherst, Amherst, MA, 01003 | Authors: Jonathan Bates

Jonathan Bates will present two workshops at Ecological Landscape Alliance's 22nd Annual Conference. On March 9th, Jonathan will lead workshops on "Permaculture Principles in a Horticultural Setting" as well as "Designing with Plant Polycultures."

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Category: Farm & Garden | Permaculture | Biography & Memoir
Format: Workshop 
Book: Paradise Lot - Two Plant Geeks, One-Tenth of an Acre, and the Making of an Edible Garden Oasis in the City 

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