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Aquaponics Course

    Want to combine raising fish and growing plants into a super-efficient cultivation system? Discover how aquaponics systems work, and how they can create

    Building a Green Property Course

      Do you want to build your own home and make it as green and sustainable as possible? Learn how to position your home on your property to work with nature

      Chickens Course

        Considering Keeping Chickens But Not Sure How To Start? This Course Will Show You How Learn the many reasons why chickens make a great and easy

        Companion, Guild and Succession Planting Course

          Discover how making connections between plants can create productive ecosystems Learn the principles behind companion, guild, and succession planting

          Compost Course

            Do you want to learn how to create your own organic compost one of the most powerful materials in permaculture? Explore the different types of material

            Graywater Course

              Discover how to divert, store and use graywater from your home on your garden safely and effectively Explore the options for reusing water

              Greener Home Course

                Make your home eco-friendly, non-toxic, energy efficient and less wasteful with this online course!   Learn how making simple changes in your home

                Greener Home Course

                  Make your home eco-friendly, non-toxic, energy efficient and less wasteful with this online course! Learn how making simple changes in your home can

                  Maximum Gardening Course

                    Want to follow the journey that a plant takes from seed to harvest? Okay, let s go! Discover how seeds germinate, and the ways that you can provide the

                    Mindfulness and Meditation Course

                      Calm your mind and gain a deeper understanding of yourself with the power of mindfulness and meditation. Learn how to incorporate mindfulness into your

                      Mulch Course

                        Learn how to make mulch a key part of your permaculture design to improve soil and maximize yield Explore the options when it comes to choosing

                        Permaculture Basics Course

                          The ultimate introduction to permaculture and sustainable living!Have you always wanted to try permaculture, organic gardening, going green, and

                          Permaculture Mastery

                            Transform your home into a beautiful, sustainable & healthy oasis that provides you abundant organic food & clean water.Redesign your property, learn to

                            Prolonging the Harvest Course

                              Food preservation methods to make the most of your crops and minimize waste Learn how to preserve food with a variety of techniques from freezing

                              Rainwater Course

                                Learn all the ways to slow, sink, spread, and store water on your permaculture property Discover many types of rainwater harvesting system, including

                                Soil and Garden Beds Course

                                  Want to know how you can improve your soil and learn to build garden beds? Discover how soil is made, what it is made from, and how you can improve the soil

                                  Suburban ecoHomestead Design Course

                                    Creatively transforms your suburban property into a thriving abundant sustainable eco-homestead This self-paced Suburban Eco-Homestead Sustainable

                                    Suburban Permaculture Course

                                      Learn how you can permaculture a suburban or urban property Discover planting techniques for a variety of locations in towns and cities from window

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                                      Maximizing Soil Fertility with Soil Improving Plants

                                        A mature forest garden is known to create maximum output for minimum effort. Forest gardens also referred to as food forests and know under the umbrella

                                        9 Goat Species for a Permaculture Plot

                                          Keeping livestock is a big step for many permaculturists, but also an incredible rewarding challenge. Raising animals for meat, milk or simply as

                                          7 Permaculture Principles for Social Communities

                                            Permaculture designed is based on the notion that actions and within and upon a system should bring benefit to the system as a whole. This principle can

                                            5 Functions of Soils

                                              Soil is amazing. It is the medium in which much plant and animal life depends. It is also a dynamic system, changing according to the environmental

                                              8 Ways to Reduce Water Consumption in the Home

                                                Given that it is essential to everything about our lives from the basic physiological needs to stay alive through cultivation of food to

                                                Designing Ecologically Thriving Cities Changes Everything

                                                  While often seen as areas of major pollution, cities can also be highly beneficial to the environment when people are concentrated in a smaller

                                                  Smart Water Design: Cut Your Water Use in Half

                                                    Did you know that harvesting rainwater and reusing greywater can save over 50% of the average American family s household water usage? This is an

                                                    7 Natural Building Techniques

                                                      Natural building techniques are methods that are greener that modern manufactured modes of property construction. Typically drawing on older

                                                      How to Grow Walnuts

                                                        It is often claimed that walnuts were one of the first food crops to be cultivated by human beings. Their history is certainly a long one, with its

                                                        Aquaponics: the Drought Resistant Environmentally Consistent Garden Veggie Hydro Show

                                                          Aquaponics creates an artificial but naturally sustainable means to grow plants and raise fish while using water efficiently. It combines a hydroponic

                                                          How to Start a Cooperative Business

                                                            A cooperative business is one that is owned and run by its members. These members could be simply a group of individuals who run the company, or constitute

                                                            Could You Befriend a Weed?

                                                              Have you ever considered that weeds can actually be a highly beneficial addition to your garden, if you just know how to use them? Weeds are typically

                                                              5 Friendly Neighborhood Weeds

                                                                There might be some weeds growing in your garden right now that you didn t know were actually really useful. Try giving them a second chance before you

                                                                How to Espalier Fruit Trees

                                                                  The term espaliering refers to the training of a tree so that it grows flat. Often this means growing against a wall, but it can also involve training the

                                                                  10 Easy Steps to Your Own Worm Farm

                                                                    Worms are definitely on the side of the permaculturist when it comes to benefit to the garden. They are one of the most effective methods of conditioning

                                                                    8 Varieties of Cucumber to Grow

                                                                      Cucumbers are a great summer vegetable crop. Their crisp, cool flavour and relatively high water content mean that picking a rips cucumber from the vine on

                                                                      Passive Solar Design Saves Money

                                                                        Passive solar design is the type of design and construction of structures, buildings, and homes to access the energy of the sun for the necessary heating

                                                                        6 Ways You Can Help Combat Climate Change

                                                                          Despite the claims of some right-wing politicians and media outlets, climate change is a very real threat to the future survival of humankind on Earth

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                                                                            Water to store solar electricity

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                                                                              Has anyone got practical experience in pumping water up hill using abundent solar energy and running it back down through a small turbine at night?
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                                                                                biochar?

                                                                                  Is adding inorganic carbon to soil as beneficial as the proponents claim
                                                                                  a note on the term organic as used from a chemists point of view Organic means carbon bond to hydrogen inorganic is carbon that has ...

                                                                                  Starting a Career in Permaculture

                                                                                    Hello,

                                                                                    My name is Veronica and Im 24 from Australia. I am absolutely loving this course and I aspire to get into permaculture and buy land and start a permaculture farm. I also wish to travel and teach communities and ...

                                                                                    anyone finished their design?

                                                                                      and can share with mewhat they answered in the written part of it ?

                                                                                      Introduction

                                                                                        Hello from Canada,
                                                                                        After general science study, I tried architecture (cause I’ve like to get optimal design for many years) but the focus was on the appearance and my interest was on utility and landscape design. Therefore, I tried ...

                                                                                        Invasive species – Japanese knotweed

                                                                                          I live in the suburbs of Copenhagen, close to a lake which is a popular site for leisure activities. Unfortunately Japanese knotweed is taking over the landscape and shores of the lake. Local authorities are considering to allow the ...

                                                                                          Anita from Islamabad Pakistan

                                                                                            Hi I am Anita from Australia living in Pakistan – I am abit obsessed with food security and clean water availability as they are already serious issues here in Paksitan.

                                                                                            I have a friend who did a permaculture course ...

                                                                                            Maria, Lisboa – Objectivo: Rede de permacultura em Portugal

                                                                                              Olá! QUe bom ver tanta gente interessada nesta abordagem à agricultura em Portugal.
                                                                                              O meu background é em Economia do Desenvolvimento e especializei-me em Administração e Planeamento para o Desenvolvimento, pela University College London, no Reino Unido, onde também ...

                                                                                              Hugelkulture logistics

                                                                                                I realize there are many different styles and variations of hugelkulture beds.

                                                                                                I was wondering how long they take to congeal into a single unit on average where one really sees the benefits and beauty.

                                                                                                Also, how long, then, does it ...

                                                                                                Bonjour from Quebec

                                                                                                  Hello everyone,
                                                                                                  I want to be learn how to apply permaculture principles in a cold climate with a short growing season. I am from zone 4b in Quebec.
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