We have a unique opportunity and live in a great time where we can truly make a huge impact on the World around us.  Together - anything is possible :)

Permaculture and Natural Building are the way forward in these times! 


Permaculture Ethics & Design Principles:

-Land & Nature Stewardship

• Bio-intensive Gardening

• Forest Gardening

• Seed Saving

• Organic Agriculture

• Biodynamics

• Natural Farming

• Keyline Water Harvesting


-Building

• Passive Solar Design

• Natural Construction Materials

• Water Harvesting & Waste Reuse

• Biotechture

• Earth Sheltered Construction

• Natural Disaster Resistant Construction

• Owner Building

• Pattern Language


-Tools & Technology

• Reuse & Creative Recycling

• Hand Tools

• Bicycles & Electric Bikes

• Efficient & Low Pollution Wood Stoves

• Fuels from Organic Wastes

• Wood Gasification

• Bio-Char from Forest Wastes

• Co-generation

• Micro-hydro & Small-scale Wind Energy

• Grid-tied Renewable Power Generation

• Energy Storage

• Transition Engineering


-Education & Culture

• Home Schooling

• Waldorf Education

• Participatory Arts & Music

• Social Ecology

• Action Research

• Transition Culture


-Health & Spiritual Well-Being

• Home Birth & Breast Feeding

• Complementary & Wholistic Medicine

• Yoga, Tai Chi, and Other Body/Mind/Spirit Disciplines

• Spirit of Place, Indigenous Culture Revival


-Finances & Economics

• Local & Regional Currencies

• WWOOFing & similar networks

• Carpooling, Ride sharing, and Car share

• Tradable Energy Quotas

• Ethical Investment & Fair Trade

• Life Cycle Analysis & Emergy

• Farmers Markets & Community

• Accounting

• Supported Agriculture (CSA)


-Land Tenure & Community Governance

• Coopertatives & Body Corporates

• Open Space Technology & Consensus Decision Making

• Cohousing & Ecovillages

• Native Title and Traditional Use Rights


Learn more about Permaculture at: http://permacultureprinciples.com





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