VerdEnergia is proud to offer workshops and courses related to permaculture, wholistic health, jungle medicine, and the culinary arts. Come learn from experts in the field and those practicing these skills every day.

NuSeed Gathering

FEB 17-21, 2017

NuSeed Gathering

“Discover your path, align passion with purpose, and take steps toward achieving your life goals. NuSeed is designed to set you on your path towards self-realization, and connect you to real opportunities to personal and professional growth. The seed is the beginning, and needs the right nutrients to nurture a new life.

Nourish your body, mind and soul with local organic vegetarian food (included), practical educational content, and practices for inner balance. Below is the platter, come taste what the NuMundo network has to offer, and walk through this portal of inspiration and empowerment with us as we offer you the seeds to a new system and new way of life…”

Included are: local organic food, practical workshops, networking, dancing, fun 🙂

Beca Costa Rica – $200 (Costa Rican citizens)
Tickets start at $325 (Early bird only — $375 normal)


Please read through these to prepare for your educational experience at VerdEnergia. Each course will have its specific needs, but these are general guidelines to help you start planning. If you have any questions you don’t see answered here, please contact us.

What to Bring
What are some important things I need to bring?

If I am in a dorm or private room, do I need to bring my own sheets/pillow/blanket/towel?
Can I bring any extra things to help out VerdEnergia?
What can I NOT bring?
Daily Life and Basic Needs
Where will I sleep?
What do I do about my monthly cycle?
How do I wash my clothes?
Is there hot water at the farm?
Will my computer/other device be safe at VerdEnergia?
Expectations, Community and Participation
What is expected of me as a student?

What can I expect from my instructors?
Will my religion/culture/sexual orientation/gender identity be accepted at VerdEnergia?
What is the surrounding community like outside VerdEnergia?
I am a student at a University. Can my workshop at VerdEnergia count for school credit?
Food and Allergies
Will I be well-fed at the finca? What kind of food do you eat?

I’m a vegetarian/vegan/have a food allergy! Will I have acceptable food to eat?

What do I do about snacks?

Financial Information
Do I qualify for a discount or scholarship?
If I decide not to take a course and I have already paid, can I get my deposit back?
How much spending money should I bring?
Transportation and Surrounding Area
When should I plan on coming for my course/workshop?
Is it easy to get on and off the farm?

How long can I legally stay in Costa Rica?
Farm Policies
What is the trash policy at the farm?

What is the alcohol/substance policy at the farm?

What is the smoking policy at the farm?
What is the cleaning policy at the farm?
What is the electricity policy at VerdEnergia?
Is there internet access at VerdEnergia?
Are there quiet hours at VerdEnergia?
How are conflicts resolved at VerdEnergia?

Medical Precautions and Safety
Do I need to get any vaccines to be at Verde?

I have a medical condition, will I be okay?

What do I need to know about staying safe in the jungle?
Does VerdEnergia recommend that I purchase travel insurance?