Jerome Osentowski

Jerome lets listeners know about what is going on at CRMPI (Central Rocky Mountain Permaculture Institute) this winter and next spring, and a project at a new property. 

What's Growing in Greg Peterson's Urban Garden?

Apr 28, 2021
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Phoenix-based permaculturalist Greg Peterson returns to Living Permaculture to get into the gnitty gritty of what grows in his garden, when, and for how long. Plus, Greg and Jerome get philosophical.

Greg Peterson Shares His Permaculture Journey

Mar 24, 2021
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Phoenix-based permaculturalist Greg Peterson compares notes from his urban one-third acre with host Jerome Osentowski at the Central Rocky Mountain Permaculture Institute. Greg also hosts a podcast.

Biodiversity Heritage Library

Michael Dolan of Burnt Ridge Nursery in Onalaska, Washington again joins local orchardists Jerome Ostentowski and Vanessa Harmony on the air. This time, they talk about heritage apple cultivars, propagation tactics, irrigation and a very special special pumpkin.

Burnt Ridge Nursery

Living Permaculture digs into the new year with Michael Dolan, co-owner of Burnt Ridge Nursery and Orchards in Onalaska, Washington. Co-hosts Jerome Ostentowski and Vanessa Harmony of Colorado Edible Forest compare orchard notes with Dolan: 1000 miles apart!

Jerome Osentowski

Perhaps one silver lining of 2020 is how much food was grown by home gardeners! This month on Living Permaculture, KDNK's Kathleen Shannon speaks with Jerome Ostenowski about projects that gardeners can add to their repertoires to make their yards and gardens even more sustainable. They chat about raising rabbits, composting, and taking advantage of Colorado's abundance of fruits.

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Local farmers have needed to adapt to a strange business year this growing season. This month on Living Permaculture, Harper Kaufman talks about her business Two Roots Farm in Basalt.

Jerome Osentowski

This month on Living Permaculture, Stephanie Syson chats with Jerome Osentowski of the Central Rocky Mountain Permaculture Institute and tours his forest garden greenhouse.

Jerome Osentowski and Taylor Algers call-in from the Central Rocky Mountain Permaculture Institute to provide an update as to their operations during this time of pandemic. Their conversation focuses on strengthening the immune system and incorporating permaculture practices for community resiliency.

Michael Thompson

Michael Thompson, local architect and president of Fat City Farmers, returns to discuss tools for extending the growing season with hosts Stephanie Syson and Jerome Osentowski.

The February edition of Living Permaculture features Paonia resident Nick Hansen. He's using permaculture to improve Agape Farm & Retreat, his farm and bed & breakfast in the North Fork Valley.

At the AREDay Summit last week, cryptocurrency dominated many discussions. One panel took the focus from cyber space and economic theories, back to Earth. KDNK’s Raleigh Burleigh reports with comments by Jerome Osentowski, founder of the Colorado Rocky Mountain Permaculture Institute, Eden Vardy, founder and director of The Farm Collaborative, formerly known as Aspen TREE, and Jeremy Landua, co-author of Regenerative Enterprise.

Stephanie and Jerome talk to Jose Miranda, who raises water buffalo in the Roaring Fork Valley.

Host Jerome Osentowski  speaks with Michael Pilarski representing Friends of the Trees Society to discuss the 2017 Inland Northwest Permaculture Convergence and the possibility of a permaculture platform in the 2020 US presidential election.

Chelsea Green

Stephanie and Jerome talk to Jeff Piper of the CSU Extension Service.

Arborist Vanessa Harmony joins Jerome and Stephanie this month.

Chelsea Green

Jerome talks to Patrick Hunter and Michael Thompson about the perennial economy and alternative capitalism. 

Jerome talks goat farming in the tidewater country of Virginia with Cole Sullivan and Shanna Bupp.

Casey Piscura of Wild Mountain Seeds in Carbondale is today's guest.

Chelsea Green

Living Permaculture celebrates two anniversaries this month -  Jerome Osentowski's 75th birthday and Central Rocky Mountain Permaculture Institute turns 30.