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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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                                      Graywater - Learn How to Design Water Reuse Systems

                                        Graywater is created by bathing, doing laundry or washing dishes. It is water that is not clean, but is also not sewage. It contains some dirt and

                                        How Cities Are Changing Our Food

                                          As a city girl I had whole heartedly embraced the fast pace modern lifestyle of shopping, cocktail time and lying on the beach as a weekly routine. I

                                          Veganic is the New Permaculture

                                            What is veganic farming and why is it so important in saving the planet? Before I get into the nitty gritty of it all, let me tell you a little bit

                                            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

                                              Why Business Ecosystems Can Expand Our Impact

                                                There is incredible power in working together with people from different fields of expertise, united by common values. Expanding the permaculture community

                                                How to Stack Firewood

                                                  Having a wood burning stove, an open fireplace or a hydronic heater that uses the energy from burning wood to heat water for use in the home, is an

                                                  8 Problems with Palm Oil Production

                                                    One of the reasons some people turn to permaculture is a great concern with the impact that modern commercial agricultural practices are having on

                                                    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

                                                      Choose Your Flavor of Natural Building

                                                        If you don't like the organic curves of cob walls, you're in luck - you can also choose a modernistic rammed earth material with rectangular edges

                                                        Ways to Slow Water Down

                                                          Water is a precious resource. Some estimates put the number of people on Earth who already suffer from a shortage of water at 1 billion, and with

                                                          5 Types of Manure for Your Permaculture Garden

                                                            Manure can be a very valuable addition to your permaculture garden. As part of compost or mulch, it can add lots of beneficial nutrients to the soil, as

                                                            8 Reasons You Need a Worm Farm

                                                              Imagine hundreds of slimy worms slithering through rotting vegetables. Their tiny white egg sacs are littered throughout partially decomposed and

                                                              7 Parts of an Apple Tree Guild

                                                                Guild, or companion, planting is one of the fundamental techniques of permaculture gardening. It taps into permaculture ideas such as

                                                                6 Properties of Soil

                                                                  Having a good understanding of the soil on your permaculture plot is key to making it productive. The soil, as the medium in which plants grow, is the

                                                                  10 Benefits of Cover Crops

                                                                    Cover Crops sometimes called green manures are plants that are used primarily to help improve a location, primarily because of the advantages

                                                                    11 Beneficial Insect Eating Birds

                                                                      In a permaculture garden, balance is the order of the day. A permaculturist is looking to create ecosystems where no one species or type of organism

                                                                      How to Grow Plums

                                                                        Plums are a valuable addition to a suitable permaculture plot, as their fruit can be eaten fresh, are ideal for baking, and plum trees typically provide

                                                                        Smart Water Design: Rainwater Catchment and Greywater Reuse

                                                                          Rainwater is amazing because it s naturally soft, free of chlorine and other chemicals, which are present in the tap water supply, and you will save money

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                                                                          school gardening and urban agriculture

                                                                            i am jet orbida from binalbagan, negros occidental. my dreams are SCHOOL VEGETABLE GARDENING and URBAN AGRICULTURE. the phils is rich in natural resources. it’s taken for granted that’s why school children should be encouraged to plant for them ...

                                                                            Advice on Dwarf Fruit Trees

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                                                                              I’m very excited to be taking the course!

                                                                              I am only 6 lectures into the Design Fundamentals, but I have a planting situation that needs to be figured out before I’ll be able to finsh the class, so I ...

                                                                              Permaculture music

                                                                                Hi there, I’m just listening to a great CD that is based on the principles of permaculture. It’s called “Permaculture: A rhymer’s manual” and is by Formidable Vegetable Sound System. I use it to reinforce what I teach kids ...

                                                                                Collapse

                                                                                  The Chaco Canyon culture has obviously received a bum rap in the book Collapse. The “Anasazi” culture left their cultural center when word arrived of the treatment of the Aztecs by the European invaders. When the Europeans found the ...

                                                                                  Hello from Connecticut

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                                                                                    Thank you for putting together this online course for permaculture enthusiasts to take.It lowers the barrier for many people, which cost prohibitive, was not available to many interested people previously. Hopefully eventually, the cost ...

                                                                                    home made white glue and starter pots

                                                                                      We Googled “make white glue”,and founded several sites that tell us to mix 2% milk and vinegar, strain the whey and denature the curd with baking soda.

                                                                                      Next we collected a bit of soil from the yard and put ...

                                                                                      What are some Zone 5 unusual edibles?

                                                                                        I am looking for various, delicious fruits and vegetables for zone 5 climate range. Specifically, plants that do not need to be brought inside during winter months. Thanks a lot : )

                                                                                        United States of America

                                                                                          See if we can start a thread for USA and all collaborate here. I would like to see introductions from my fellow American citizens. It’s hard though to have a conversation all in separate threads….

                                                                                          Sending you guys some Green Love from South Africa!

                                                                                            Hello all you fellow Green lovers! A quick meet and greet from my side: I am a 27 year old female living in SA and my dream is to Open a fully Sustainable Eco-Backpackers in the next 3 years, ...

                                                                                            Hello from N.E. Wash.

                                                                                              My name is Bob Merrill and have had a long running interest in sustainable lifestyles. Have had the good fortune to live in numerous intentional communities and have studied, built, and taught the virtues of alternative architecture mixed with ...

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                                                                                                currently living in the lower 48 looking for everything to give me that edge for when i move to Alaska.

                                                                                                Chickens

                                                                                                  I have a few questions on chickens from video two. I have heard some say that nobody has ever really built a chicken greenhouse; that it is just a myth perpetuated by permaculture writers who have never actually done ...

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