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.  Recently, to reduce travel costs, Korito Education has expanded to include a permaculture property in the Hutt Valley near Wellington.

Weekend Permaculture Courses – Introduction to Permaculture, Urban Permaculture, Starting a Food Forest.  Courses in New Plymouth and Wellington.

Day, and Half Day Workshops held at Korito Garden, New Plymouth 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/

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 garden.  New Plymouth only.  However zoom consultations provided for the rest of the country on request.

Garden Visits – Korito garden in New Plymouth 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)