Our Mission:

Our Mission: To enable individuals and communities to take an active part in the cultivation of systems that provide the highest quality fruits, vegetables, herbs and other yields, in a way that benefits themselves, cares for the land and environment, and provides a surplus to use, share and reinvest into the system.


Watch this page for upcoming events, programs and workshops!!!
Or contact me to schedule an event!

Upcoming Events
March 10 - 12, 2017
Iowa Events Center
Des Moines, IA

2017 Seed Exchange Super Party
March 25th, 2017
 10:00am - 2:00pm (time subject to change)
Cherry Glen Learning Farm
 3989 NW 94th Ave
 Polk City, IA 50226 (map)
Past Events
Saturday, January 28 at 1 PM - 3 PM
Cherry Glen Learning Farm
3989 NW 94th Ave, Polk City, Iowa 50226
2nd Annual Ready for Spring
with Abundant Design, LLC

March 19th, 2016      
9:30am - 12:30pm
Waukee Public Library (map)


March 11-13, 2016
Iowa Events Center
Des Moines, Iowa
Featured Garden by Abundant Design

Forest Avenue Outreach's
"Summer Sustainability Series-
Permaculture & Your Garden"
July 16th, 2015

Area515 Maker Space "First Friday Talk
Edible/Sustainable Landscaping Projects"
March 6th, 2015

Ready for Spring 
with Abundant Design, LLC
February 28th, 2015
Waukee YMCA

Radical Mycology Tour - Mushroom Cultivation Classes -  Missed us this time around but, they will be in touch when they are planning the next tour!

Contact me if you would like to have a Lunch & Learn or Evening presentation for your group.

Jeff at the Central Iowa Permaculture Guild meeting
Here's an example outline:

       Composting Lunch & Learn
  • Types of Composting Systems
  • How-to choose and build
  • What to compost
  • Turning for efficiency
  • Using compost in your yard & garden
  • Resources
Also available are neighborhood Permaculture classes, whether you would like to have a single Introductory class, or a whole series similar to the Permaculture Workshops. If you would like to gather several families we can do a similar series in your home. So gather your like-minded friends and we can arrange a schedule!