David Holmgren recently had a conversation with permaculture educator Morag Gamble about the global climate conference that has just wound up in Glasgow. You can watch/listen to their conversation here.
David Holmgren reflects on COP26 with Morag Gamble
Available to watch in full on Youtube, David Holmgren explains a low cost technique for revegetating eroded gullies without heavy machinery or chemicals. The technique turns thick, fire-prone blackberry cover into useful fire-resistant trees on what was a landscape completed denuded in the gold era.
Permaculture is one of those words many of us have heard but aren’t exactly sure about what it means. The best person to ask is one of the folks who first developed the idea: permaculture pioneer and leading Australian environmentalist David Holmgren. Speaking from his Melliodora permaculture farm in Victoria, Australia, Holmgren explained that permaculture is really about learning from nature and living in harmony with its growing cycles.