The Oakland County Permaculture Meetup(OCPM) is an open network dedicated to connecting like-minded individuals interested in permaculture design and the practices of sustainability. Through fostering collaboration and cooperation the OCPM serves as a resource hub for sharing ideas, information, experiences, tools, and more.
The OCPM welcomes practitioners of and those interested in the following disciplines:
Organic Gardening & Orcharding
Local Food, Farming & Homesteading
Foraging & Wildcrafting
Cooking & Food Preservation
Renewable & Alternative Energy
Composting & Waste Systems
Water & Rainwater Harvesting
Holistic Health & Living
*What is permaculture? Permaculture is a whole-systems design protocol modeled on the observation and study of natural systems. Permaculturists use the principles of interconnection, diversity, resiliency, and conservation to design homes, landscapes, gardens, organizations, farms, and more. For an in-depth exploration of what this all means, please read: What is Whole Systems Design?