nathalie

Location:

New York, NY

Member since:

October 20, 2007

How did you become interested in permaculture?

Through gardening.

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

No answer yet

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)

No answer yet

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

'The one straw revolution' and 'Sowing seeds in the desert' by Fukuoka, Larry Korn's websites. Also Bill Mollison's 'Global Gardener' series

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

Brainstorming on the feasability of closed rooftop garden systems, and pushing landlords (maybe via incentives) to let tenants grow gardens on roofs.

Introduction

originally from France, was growing trees (some unintentionally) and veggies and all kinds of things on my rooftop garden in the west village until recently, very interested in getting back to gardening and applying permaculture principles.


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