Sunday, December 12, 2010

Permacircus - The principles applied to performance

Christian Parr has submitted some great photos and stories illustrating the 12 design principles for our photolog.

Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Permaculture Principles now in French

With thanks to the great work of Richard Wallner, Kristen Lagadec, Nicolas Salliou and Patricia Bourguignon at l'association Imagine Un Colibri we now have a French translation of the site.

Thursday, August 19, 2010

2011 Permaculture Diary & Calendar

2011 Permaculture Diary2011 Permaculture Calendar

Like to plan ahead? Well, now you can with the new 2011 Permaculture Diary and Calendar. A year of permaculture inspiration with a different design principle featured each month. Also available in bulk at wholesale prices.

Wednesday, August 4, 2010

Advanced Permaculture Principles and Planning Tools 4 day course with David Holmgren

Participants standing back, observing the completed "Principles Card Game" at the conclusion of a previous course. 13/7/08
Participants standing back, observing the completed "Principles Card Game" at the conclusion of a previous course. 13/7/08
In this intensive course, David Holmgren, co-originator of the permaculture concept (with Bill Mollison), provides an insight into permaculture as a set of design principles for reshaping how we manage land, our lives and our livelihoods in a world of energy descent. It is targeted at permaculture practitioners, designers, activists and teachers, Permaculture Design Certificate (PDC) holders and other suitably experienced people, who are looking to deepen their understanding of permaculture and improve their conceptual skills and tool kit for design and action.

Saturday 18th to Tuesday 21st September 2010. Venue: Hepburn Primary School, Victoria, Australia. Cost AU$530, includes meals and BYO camping onsite. More information...

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Permaculture Principles Teaching Kit

Teaching Kit
The long awaited 2nd edition of the Teaching Kit is now available. The new kit includes an updated 28 page booklet, an extended principles DVD along with the teaching cards and fridge magnet sets. The Teachers' DVD is packed additional presentations, articles and graphical resources relevant to understanding and teaching permaculture ethics and principles. A special offer is available for owners of the first edition.

Sunday, April 4, 2010

Permaculture Principles now in Portuguese

Thanks to the hard work of Juliano and Teresa from Coletivo Permacultores in Brazil we now have a streamlined version of the website in Portuguese.

Thursday, January 7, 2010

English town's climate lessons

Totnes is a small English town in Devon, already putting it's own measures in place to protect its environmental future.
Residents use bio-fuel from recylced fish and chip oil, growing sustainable food, and even finding their own form of currency.

Emma Hayward from Aljazeera reports.