In consultation, I engage both the client and landscape to brainstorm design solutions to existing problems.
I begin with an interactive assessment to understand goals, opportunities and constraints then outline multiple pathways to abundance.
Experienced in many climates, I specialize in Homestead development, Drip irrigation, Edible and medicinal landscapes, Horticulture, Water harvesting, Erosion control, Topsoil generation, Weed management plans, Agroforesty planning and Crop diversification, and more.
Using an evolving toolkit for Watershed Regeneration I strive to rehydrate landscapes and livelihoods. Specializing in:
Urban and Rural Homesteads
Small Farms &
My design approach begins with a conceptual pattern of land use for a site based on the integration of client goals and landscape potential. I then generate details and materials lists incrementally on a project by project basis. This allows the site and client to generate feedback based on the results of implementation. We use this feedback to guide the next steps in design and application.
I offer Hands-on Training and Multimedia presentations to expand the application of Regenerative Land Stewardship.
Multi-day Training Short Presentations
Schools Non-Profits Community Groups
I empower attendees with tools they can apply from home to watershed scale.
"Neil's consultation exceeded the (already high) expectations I had. Our few hours together, and his follow-up reports and maps, taught me permaculture lessons that will last a lifetime. Neil's expert input during the design phase of my permaculture property saved countless hours (month? years?) of work down the road. And gave me a plan that I am stoked (and confident) to be implementing."
-Garrett M., Reno, NV