About

Korito Education has been running in Taranaki since 2004, educating as many people as possible to become food producers, permaculturalists and to look after their soil.

Weekend Permaculture Courses – Introduction to Permaculture, Urban Permaculture, Starting a Food Forest

Day, and Half Day Workshops held at Korito Education Gardens on a huge range of practical gardening subjects – building lasagne beds, composting, worm farming, building a chook dome, liquid fertilisers, natural garden sprays etc.

Private Workshops for organisations such as Sustainable Taranaki – http://www.sustainabletaranaki.org.nz  and Taranaki regional gardens  such as Hollard Gardens, Tupare and Pukeiti – http://www.trc.govt.nz/gardens/hollard-gardens/

Evening Classes held in New Plymouth starting every August.  Students completing the course over 10 months attain an NCEA Level 3 or 4 qualification.

Productive Garden Advice – Visits to private properties and community projects to give advice on how to set up a garden or to improve on an existing onearden

Garden Visits – The garden is open for permaculture garden tours from November through to May.

Accommodation – For those wishing to stay at a permaculture property (includes a free 1 hour tour of the property)