North Fork Permaculture

North Fork Permaculture is an ongoing grassroots project based in Western Colorado. This page will gather resources, links and projects related to Permaculture that are happening in the North Fork Valley, mostly in-and-around Paonia, Hotchkiss, Crawford and Cedaredge.

Here are some links to get started:

My Permaculture Blog Posts – All the posts I have made on the topic of permaculture, gardening etc.

The Living Rhythm Farm – An organic orchard, permaculture gardens and drums/percussion studio. (This is where I live.)

North Fork Permaculture Network (on Facebook) – This is an active Facebook Group where people can meet and share ideas.

The Hive Paonia – A shared workspace for collaboration, events and creativity.

The Oasis – A permaculture farm, demonstration site and woofing site.

The Trading Post – A local farm-food hub, featuring a health food store, CSA, farm, cafe, events and more.

VOGA – Vally Organic Growers Association- A non-profit that promotes local farms and foods.

Permaculture Group meeting outside Crawford Colorado with Wind Clearwater and Aaron JeradA photo from our summer permaculture group. Once a week the group gathered at different farms and permaculture projects throughout the valley to share lessons, tour and generate design ideas. In this photo Wind Clearwater and Aaron Jerad are giving a permaculture lesson.