The CSIRO’s Ted Lefroy says it is not easy to measure how many aspects of permaculture have infiltrated mainstream environmental thinking and practice, but it is fair to say its influence has been profound. “I think it’s been quite significant in its influence on broadacre agriculture, just take the two words of its origin, permanent […]
This brief piece was written in September 2003 as a contribution to a book (in French) by Christophe Elain, “Un petit coin pour soulager la planète: Toilettes sèches et histoires d’eau”, published 2005 by Goutte de Sable. Download PDF (182KB)
Plenary Session addressing Students of Sustainability Conference, Flinders University Adelaide 14th July 2003. Download PDF (76KB)
Summary of permaculture concept and principles taken from Permaculture: Principles and Pathways Beyond Sustainablity. Available in the following languages – free to download and share. English: Essence of Permaculture (revised 2020) Arabic / أسس الزراعة المستديمة :العربية Finnish / Suomi: Permakulttuurin perusolemus French / Française: L’essence de la Permaculture German / Deutsche: Das Wesen der […]
Permaculture landcare recomendations to a mainstream government funded Landcare Group – July 2001 Download PDF (3.0MB)
Originally published in the Permaculture International Journal in 1997, Issue 61, provides an indication of the ideas which are further developed in other writings in Permaculture: Principles & Pathways Beyond Sustainability and which is the subject of the new book being researched. Download PDF (90KB) A Greek translation by Μαρία Γούρμου, “Ζιζάνια ή Αγρια Φύση;“.