You gotta start with an idea.
1. From Bill Mollison:
Permaculture is really a design and style technique for creating sustainable human environments.
2.From the Permaculture Drylands Institute, published inside the Permaculture Activist (Autumn 1989): Permaculture: the use of ecology as the basis for designing integrated systems of food production, housing, suitable technology, and community improvement. Permaculture is constructed upon an ethic of caring for the earth and interacting using the atmosphere in mutually useful methods.
3. “As a technique of style, Permaculture provides a brand new vocabulary and pattern language for observation and action, focus and listening, that empowers folks to co-design houses, neighborhoods, and communities filled with genuinely abundant food, energy, habitat, water, earnings, and yields enough to share.” Keith Johnson, editor/writer/for the Permaculture Activist, Director of Alliance for a Post-Petroleum Local Economy – Bloomington, IN (APPLE), previously director / founder of Sonoma County Permaculture.
4. From Lee Barnes (former editor of Katuah Journal…
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