Permaculture: A Practical Guide for a Sustainable Future

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Island Press, 1990 - Permaculture - 579 pages
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"Permaculture" (permanent agriculture) is the conscious design and maintenance of economical, agriculturally productive ecosystems that have the diversity, stability, and resilience of natural ecosystems. While focusing on agriculture, it also establishes the importance of integration between landscape and people.

Permaculture is a step-by-step working manual providing a dozen design methods replete with map overlays, flow diagrams, and component, zone, and sector analyses.

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Review: Permaculture: A Designers' Manual

User Review  - Mwalkes - Goodreads

This book could literally change the world we live in if more people read it and implemented these simple concepts. The author's far-reaching observations, insight and research is humbling. Read full review

Review: Permaculture: A Designers' Manual

User Review  - Paul - Goodreads

Literally a paradigm shift in thinking away from the 2000 year old agrian model of agriculture. Read full review

Contents

CONCEPTS AND THEMES IN DESIGN
10
PATTERN UNDERSTANDING
70
5 3 Patterning in global weather systems the engines
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