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What is permaculture?

Permaculture is a design process. It helps us to design intelligent systems which meet human needs whilst enhancing biodiversity, reducing our impact on the planet, and creating a fairer world for us all. People across the globe are transforming their communities with permaculture. Learn the basics here!

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organiclea permculture
Organiclea is a workers cooperative, growing and distributing local food on the edge of Epping forest in north London.
the problem is the solution
This 10-acre smallholding is the home of Sophie, Ben and family who open it vulnerable and marginalised groups of people who stay for up to a week at...
Learn about the ideas, concepts and practical skills used in permaculture - visit the course listings here! Whether you are new to permaculture, and...
We asked Lifetime member Alison Ensor why being a part of the permaculture network is important.

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Book now! National Permaculture Convergence UK 2 - 4 September 2016 

We've very excited to announce the British Permaculture Convergence will once again be taking place this autumn.

A year on from the incredible International Permaculture Convergence at Gilwell Park, we're all still buzzed and enjoying the new energy and direction we all got from the event.