Montana Practical Permaculture Design Course

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Dates: June 16-30, 2017 Location: Sage Mountain Center, Whitehall, MT Broken Ground and Inside Edge Design are excited to offer a family-friendly residential Permaculture Design Course rooted in the teachings of Bill Mollison, David Holmgren, and Rosemary Morrow. Students will receive the 72-hour core permaculture curriculum, and will come away with skills to be practitioners in the areas of Edible … Read More

Free Garden and Greenhouse Tour

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Come enjoy a drive out into the mountains to see the beautiful high altitude food production grounds of Sage Mountain Center. Stop by anytime between 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, July 23. Features include edible landscapes, cultivars of herbs, fruit trees, and vegetables, flowers, as well as perennial raised beds, water retention techniques, and mulching options. At 6,300 … Read More


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Late fall of last year we noticed a raven regularly visiting the Crater Garden. Each evening around 6pm he would hobble into the garden to snack and drink. His wing was broken and dragging on the ground. After careful consideration we decided to catch him and see if his wing was repairable. Ravens are very intelligent birds and he let … Read More

Our Week From Hell

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As many of you know from local and national news media, we just survived the horror of the “19 Mile” forest fire outside of Whitehall, MT. As of this writing (Sept. 4) Sage Mountain Center is about 95% in the clear. Fire fighters are still battling the last remaining portion of this 4,100 acre fire and we are still sleeping … Read More