Permaculture 101.

Via Waylon Lewis
on Oct 4, 2008
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I know it sounds like a nice thing, people I like are into it, but what the hell is ‘permaculture’ and why do we care?

Ethics include: Care of the earth, care of people. Setting limits to population and consumption, reinvesting surplus.

This five-minute video gives us a taste:



Urban Permaculture:

Via the good folks at globaloneness:


About Waylon Lewis

Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant magazine, now & host of Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis, is a 1st generation American Buddhist “Dharma Brat." Voted #1 in U.S. on twitter for #green two years running, Changemaker & Eco Ambassador by Treehugger, Green Hero by Discovery’s Planet Green, Best (!) Shameless Self-Promoter at Westword's Web Awards, Prominent Buddhist by Shambhala Sun, & 100 Most Influential People in Health & Fitness 2011 by "Greatist", Waylon is a mediocre climber, lazy yogi, 365-day bicycle commuter & best friend to Redford (his rescue hound). His aim: to bring the good news re: "the mindful life" beyond the choir & to all those who didn't know they gave a care. | His first book, Things I would like to do with You, is now available.


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