Hands-on Workshops


Workshops include:

  • Hugelkultur Gardening

  • Suburban Edible Yard

  • Organic Gardening Practicum

  • Property Design Intensive

  • Heirloom Garlic Farming 

  • Root Cellar Design/Build

                                     ...and more!


about Zach

Zach Loeks is an educator, designer and farmer.  He grew up in New Mexico on a Permaculture homestead, worked as a forestry researcher, then moved to Ontario where he started the award-winning farms: Rainbow Heritage Garden and Kula Permaculture Farm.  His book: The Permaculture Market Garden is about how to start a small property from scratch to become an efficient and profitable edible ecosystem.  Zach now runs the Link Hands Food Heritage Farm, a diversified living laboratory farm dedicated to conservation and research of perennial food plants.  Zach travels and speaks internationally on topics ranging from root cellaring, organic gardening, food forest design and whole farm management.

edible ecosystem design/install

Zach works with groups to implement edible ecosystem spots for education, inspiration and food plant heritage conservation food.   

Farm Design + Hugelkutur Workshops



City Folk Farm, Manitoba

 (August 10th + 11th, 2019) 

"Grow knowledge through mentorship"

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