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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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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...
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Bill Mollison, World Class Environmental Visionary

We are very sad to hear of the passing of Bill Mollison, co-founder of permaculture. Read the official press release, written jointly with Permaculture Magazine.

 

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Permaculture Association Diploma Gathering

For apprentices of the Diploma in Applied Permaculture Design.

February 10 - 12, 2017

Full details here.