Category Archives: Permaculture

Understanding Urban Agriculture – Part 3, Calculating the Food Production Potential of a City

I’ve just written the third part to my Urban agriculture series of articles for Permaculture Research Institute -  Understanding Urban Agriculture – Part 3, Calculating the Food Production Potential of a City This third article categorizes and analyses the different … Continue reading

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Understanding Urban Agriculture – Part 2, Productivity, Potential and Possibilities

I’ve just written the second part to my Urban agriculture article for Permaculture Research Institute -  Understanding Urban Agriculture – Part 2, Productivity, Potential and Possibilities In the first article we looked at the history of localized agriculture and the … Continue reading

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Understanding Urban Agriculture – Part 1, The Present State in Historical Context

I’ve just written a new article for Permaculture Research Institute -  Understanding Urban Agriculture – Part 1, The Present State in Historical Context , which  discusses the history of localized agriculture and the journey to our present state. This is … Continue reading

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In Memory of Bill Mollison, the “Father of Permaculture”

  Bruce Charles ‘Bill’ Mollison (1928-2016), the “Father of Permaculture,” has truly left the world a better place than he found it. I have put up a page on my website as a permanent tribute to Bill – https://deepgreenpermaculture.com/permaculture/in-memory-of-bill-mollison-the-father-of-permaculture/ His … Continue reading

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Cities – Food Free Zones? The Creation of the Urban Food Desert

I’ve just written a confronting article for Permaculture Research Institute which looks into why we don’t have food growing in public spaces, the problem of urban areas becoming ‘food deserts’ and the role urban agriculture can play to address the … Continue reading

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Permaculture Ethics – Making Them Work

I’ve just written an article for Permaculture Research Institute which addresses concerns raised by some segments of the Permaculture community about the Permaculture ethics, see the whole article here – Permaculture Ethics – Making Them Work

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Mindmaps for Permaculture Ethics and Design Principles 21 Card Set by Brett Pritchard (free to download)

  Brett Pritchard, a recognized pioneering permaculturalist and recipient of the Permaculture Services Award (1992) has released a set of mindmaps to accompany his free to download Permaculture Ethics and Principles 21 Card Set which is available on his website … Continue reading

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