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Permaculture  -  no matter what we DO, the land should always be the first one to benefit.  Looking to share various bits and pieces along my own journey of learning and applying the principles of permaculture..
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A Vegetable Growing Guide Infographic Cheat Sheet

A Vegetable Growing Guide Infographic Cheat Sheet | Permaculture - [creatively] re-design our communities, environment and our behavior | Scoop.it

This Printable Vegetable Growing Guide shows you when, where and how to plant and harvest your vegetables. Download for free.

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Bill Mollison: The Birth of a Global Movement | Permaculture Magazine

Bill Mollison: The Birth of a Global Movement | Permaculture Magazine | Permaculture - [creatively] re-design our communities, environment and our behavior | Scoop.it
I grew up in a small village in Tasmania. I was born in 1928, but my village might have existed in the 11th century. We didn't have any cars; everything that we needed we made. We made our own boots, our own metal works, we caught fish, grew food, made bread.
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How to Set up a Permaculture Farm in 9 Steps

How to Set up a Permaculture Farm in 9 Steps | Permaculture - [creatively] re-design our communities, environment and our behavior | Scoop.it

Now that I have seven acres of countryside to steward, I’m feeling somewhat overwhelmed about where to begin. in this post, I’ll share some advice on beginning your farm’s development and on how to implement your design in stages. Even if you haven’t yet designed your property you can still follow the process. Let’s dive in...."

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[Poster] Soil An essential ingredient to healthy food and nutrition

[Poster] Soil An essential ingredient to healthy food and nutrition | Permaculture - [creatively] re-design our communities, environment and our behavior | Scoop.it
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Over 2 billion people suffer from micro nutrient deficiencies. 

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Woodland Permaculture - RE-membering the Future

Woodland Permaculture - RE-membering the Future | Permaculture - [creatively] re-design our communities, environment and our behavior | Scoop.it

The way forward is not backwards. As we contemplate how to navigate our way out of the quicksand of ecological degradation and cultural genocide that we were born into, a sensible response is to head in the direction of restoration. Let’s go back to what was working in the past.

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nice read!

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5 Most Endangered Trees in North America

5 Most Endangered Trees in North America | Permaculture - [creatively] re-design our communities, environment and our behavior | Scoop.it

North America has a rich history of forest change due to climate change following the last Ice Age, and due to more current changes following European settlement. All this change has resulted in pockets of very interesting, often half-forgotten trees smattered throughout the continent. Here they get a little recognition.

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This Time-Lapse Video Of Worms Making Compost Is Awesome

This Time-Lapse Video Of Worms Making Compost Is Awesome | Permaculture - [creatively] re-design our communities, environment and our behavior | Scoop.it
Vermicomposting is the process of using worms, usually red wigglers or red earthworms, to break down food waste and other organic material into a nutrient-packed soil supplement. It’s a highly effective and efficient way to compost household food and garden scraps on a small scale. Using it in your garden results in more nutrients available to plants, better soil drainage, and improved soil structure.
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Companion Planting Guide

Companion Planting Guide | Permaculture - [creatively] re-design our communities, environment and our behavior | Scoop.it
IDEP's Companion Planting Guide
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Sometimes you end up wishing you had a resource at hand to make it easier to
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Edible water bottle to cause a splash at EU sustainability awards

Edible water bottle to cause a splash at EU sustainability awards | Permaculture - [creatively] re-design our communities, environment and our behavior | Scoop.it

PackagingBiodegradeable water packaging made from seaweed and new way of dyeing clothes have won joint award for new sustainable products

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Let's hope this will really result saying bye to plastic water bottles :  packaging so harmless you can eat it..  

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The Many Benefits of Hugelkultur

The Many Benefits of Hugelkultur | Permaculture - [creatively] re-design our communities, environment and our behavior | Scoop.it
Hugelkultur are no-dig raised beds with a difference. They hold moisture, build fertility, maximise surface volume and are great spaces for growing fruit, vegetables and herbs.
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The Drought Fighter - Craftsmanship Magazine

The Drought Fighter - Craftsmanship Magazine | Permaculture - [creatively] re-design our communities, environment and our behavior | Scoop.it
Using his own techniques, a controversial farmer may have found the most effective way to grow food in a warming and increasingly urbanized world.
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Bamboo Lashing Techniques

Bamboo Lashing Techniques | Permaculture - [creatively] re-design our communities, environment and our behavior | Scoop.it

Learn how to join bamboo with these unique bamboo lashing techniques. By using the right bamboo poles, lashing rope, a simple drill and a few pegs you can start making thousands of different items such as bamboo structures, cages, furniture, rafts, towers, fences, irrigation pipes, and much more.

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How to Start a Small Permaculture Tree Nursery

How to Start a Small Permaculture Tree Nursery | Permaculture - [creatively] re-design our communities, environment and our behavior | Scoop.it
How to Start a Small Permaculture Nursery and Grow 1000s of Trees by Yourself
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Teach Your Children Wild Edible and Medicinal Plants with this Creative Board Game

Teach Your Children Wild Edible and Medicinal Plants with this Creative Board Game | Permaculture - [creatively] re-design our communities, environment and our behavior | Scoop.it
As a father I can relate to this one. What better way to learn than to do it while playing a game
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Identifying Plant Nutrient Deficiencies

Identifying Plant Nutrient Deficiencies | Permaculture - [creatively] re-design our communities, environment and our behavior | Scoop.it
Not all plant problems are caused by insects or diseases. Sometimes an unhealthy plant is suffering from a nutrient deficiency or even too much of any one nutrient. Plant nutrient deficiencies often manifest as...
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Rocket Mass Heater Basics

Rocket Mass Heater Basics | Permaculture - [creatively] re-design our communities, environment and our behavior | Scoop.it
A low cost highly efficient heating systems which can be selfbuilt from recycled materials.
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Residential wohnwagon photogallery -

Residential wohnwagon photogallery - | Permaculture - [creatively] re-design our communities, environment and our behavior | Scoop.it
Der WOHNWAGON in all seinen Facetten.
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Now this is a dream come true "tiny home"...

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Rethink:Rural | How to build a pond or lake on your property

Rethink:Rural | How to build a pond or lake on your property | Permaculture - [creatively] re-design our communities, environment and our behavior | Scoop.it

 Spiral Ridge Permaculture's Cliff Davis, a southeastern permaculture design expert, consultant, lecturer, homesteader and “applied farming ecologist,” will guide you through everything you need to know about installing a pond on your near-perfect piece of land.

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Earth's Internet & Natural Networking: Mycorrhizal Fungi run the Largest Mining Operation in the World

Earth's Internet & Natural Networking: Mycorrhizal Fungi run the Largest Mining Operation in the World | Permaculture - [creatively] re-design our communities, environment and our behavior | Scoop.it

Up to 85% of plants depend on fungi to survive. Plants and fungi depend on each other for nutrient cycling and water absorption.


If you sift the mineral particles from conifer forest soil, wash them, and examine them under a microscope, you will discover a startling detail: tiny tunnels, three to ten micrometers across.  


The tunnels curve and branch and sometimes more than one pierces the same particle.    What could have created these microscopic boreholes?


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Nature's observable patterns - The Golden Key

The golden ratio is the golden thread that weaves it's way through the tapestry of everything, uniting diverse and contrasting elements into a harmonious whole...

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amazing to see.... natural conditions and observable patterns in nature.

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Portable wood burning stove, heats up tents, yurts & tiny homes | The Real Survivalist

Portable wood burning stove, heats up tents, yurts & tiny homes | The Real Survivalist | Permaculture - [creatively] re-design our communities, environment and our behavior | Scoop.it
PORTABLE WOOD BURNING STOVE, HEATS UP TENTS, YURTS & TINY HOMES
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10 Steps to Starting a Community Garden

10 Steps to Starting a Community Garden | Permaculture - [creatively] re-design our communities, environment and our behavior | Scoop.it
The following steps are adapted from the American Community Garden Association's guidelines for launching a successful community garden in your neighborhood.
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Dancing with Thoreau: New Film by Chris Korrow

Dancing with Thoreau: New Film by Chris Korrow | Permaculture - [creatively] re-design our communities, environment and our behavior | Scoop.it
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[RECOMMEND] beautiful documentary - wish everyone could see.it.   

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Content Marketing Editorial Calendar - Do You Need One?

Content Marketing Editorial Calendar - Do You Need One? | Permaculture - [creatively] re-design our communities, environment and our behavior | Scoop.it
A content marketing editorial calendar sounds like a great idea, but is it really worth the hype? Could you benefit from adding an editorial calendar?
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The Influence Vedic Philosophy Had On Nikola Tesla’s Idea Of Free Energy

The Influence Vedic Philosophy Had On Nikola Tesla’s Idea Of Free Energy | Permaculture - [creatively] re-design our communities, environment and our behavior | Scoop.it
The Properties of Space Science works best when in harmony with nature. If we put these two together, we can discover great technologies that can only come about when the consciousness of the planet is ready to embrace them. One example is “free energy,” also known as “zero-point energy,” which utilizes the substance that exists […]
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