Eco-Spiritual Educational Sanctuary
(est. 1983)

Introduction to Permaculture

Permaculture Foundations

Living the Future Today March 18-19, 2023 Permaculture offers visionary and practical solutions for personal, environmental and social change. Drawing on the best of ancient wisdom and new technologies coupled with observation of nature’s patterns, Permaculture teaches systems that enhance the quality of life without causing harm to the Planet. Based on the principles of ecology and sustainability, this design system can be used to create landscapes that mimic nature’s patterns and yield an abundance of food, fibre and energy for all our needs. Permaculture integrates the best of ancient knowledge, sustainable technologies and disciplines to help us design ecologically sound, efficient and productive ways to live in our households, gardens, communities and businesses. Permaculture can be used by anyone, anywhere. An invaluable tool for homeowners, farmers, urban and rural gardeners, educators, landscapers,  foresters, neighbourhood organizers and anyone interested in sustainable living.  No, it’s not a magic solution, nor is it a philosophy. It takes good hard work, imagination,  creativity – and a lot of fun. Permaculture invites you to join a life-enhancing revolution and be part of building the new. Topics include: Foundations of Permaculture The History of Permaculture Permaculture Principles & Design Science Principles & Ethics of Permaculture Mapping … Read more