Caspar H.

Location:

New York, NY
Hometown: New York

Member since:

December 28, 2012

How did you become interested in permaculture?

I think that when we look for connections in life, ways to understand the world, we eventually arrive at permaculture thinking. For me the discovery of the design philosophy was a big AAHHH moment, filling me with relief and wonder. It is not the ideas that were new to me (composting, keeping chickens, saving the rainwater from your roof) but the way that it organized these into a story, connected with a lineage, and inspired true curiosity about the world!

If you have taken a Permaculture Design Course, who was your was your teacher and what year did you receive your certification?

I took my course with Andrew Faust of the Permaculture Center for BioRegional Living in Spring 2013.

How are you currently applying the permaculture principles in your life? (Care of people and the earth, fair distribution of surplus, promotion of diversity, cooperation, integration, zero waste, etc.: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Permaculture)

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What are some of your favorite permaculture resources? (Books, videos, websites, etc.)

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What are some aspects of life in New York that you would like to see the group address from a permaculture perspective? (For example: land use patterns, the banking and healthcare systems, transportation, housing, community development, food, waste

At the risk of seeming ridiculous, let me say that the true revolutionary is guided by a great feeling of love. ~Che

Introduction

NYC native who wants to learn some ways of harmony again, wherever that knowledge may come from..


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