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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...
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Being an Ambassador is a great way of developing and practising all kinds of skills and gaining confidence in using them.

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Permaculture Association Diploma Gathering

For apprentices of the Diploma in Applied Permaculture Design.

February 10 - 12, 2017

Full details here.


South West Regional Permaculture Convergence

A new event for all permaculture enthusiasts and practitioners across the South West of England organised by the Permaculture Association.

June 2 - 4, 2017, Exeter

More details here