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Permaculture can be defned as:
Ethics of Permaculture
Principles of Permaculture
Beauty
Permaculture Resource Book Module 2. Natural Patterns & Permaculture Design
Patterns
Increasing Productivity
Methods of Design
Approaches to Design
1. Maps
2. Element Analysis
3. Zones
4. Sectors
5. Observation and Data Collection
How to Create a Healthy House
1. House Location
2. Ways to Reduce Risks
3. Compatibility with Climate
4. Good Health and Disease Prevention
5. A House That is Easy to Clean
7. Reducing Water and Energy Use
8. A Long Lasting House
Building a House
Start with a Plan
Building Materials
Ideas for House Improvement
Ventilation
Insulation
Natural Lighting
Making a House Last Longer
Insect Screens
Outside Improvements
Pergola / Shade Structure
Trees and Windbreaks
Gardens
Ponds
Kitchens
Washing Area
Washrooms
Compost Toilet Systems
Water Supply and Storage
Collecting Water
Water Storage
Keeping Water Clean
Cleaning Drinking Water
Reducing Mosquito Problems
Community Buildings and Land
National Plans
odule 4. Healthy Soil
About Soil
What is Healthy Living Soil?
The Importance of Worms in the Soil
Benefts of Healthy Living Soil
Different Types of Soil
Improving Soil Quality
Soil pH
pH Chart
Identifcation of Soil pH
Solutions for Balancing Soil pH
Nutrient Cycles
Nutrient Defciencies
Organic Soil Improvement Strategies
Natural Nutrient Sources
EM (Effective Microorganisms)
How to Multiply EM
How to Use EM
How to Make Liquid Fertilizer
Using Liquid Fertilizer
Compost
Making Quick Compost Heaps
Making Slow Compost Heaps
How to Use Compost
Making Compost Baskets and Trenches
Compost Pits
Direct Composting
Diluted Urine
Earthworm Farms
How to Make an Earthworm Farm
Mulch
What is Mulch?
Benefts of Using Mulch
How to Use Mulch
Legumes
Types of Legume Plants
Techniques for Using Annual Legumes
Techniques for Using Perennial Legumes
Fertile Soil
Non-organic Fertilizers
odule 5. Seed Saving & Nurseries
Pollination
Cross Pollination
Introducing New Varieties of Seeds and Plants
Community Seed Saving Group
Making a Plant Nursery
Plant Nursery Location
Designing & Constructing the Nursery
Seedling Boxes and Containers
Soil Mixtures
Nurseries
Planting Seeds
Collecting Young Seedlings
Plant Propagation
Nursery Maintenance
Hardening Plants
odule 6. Home & Community Gardens
Good Nutrition
Sources of Nutrition from the Home Garden
Designing a Garden
Garden Location
Preparing the Garden
Garden Maintenance
Providing Plant Food
Watering
Weed and Pest Control
Planting Methods
Seedlings
Succession Planting
Storing and Preserving Produce
The Land, Environment and People
Improving Agriculture Conditions
Windbreaks
Swales and Water Storage
Fences
Stop Burning
Increase the Amount and Variety of Trees
Natural Patterns
Improving Land for Agriculture
Organic Mulch and Fertilizers
Water Storage and Irrigation
Using Buffalo Ploughs
Reducing Soil Compaction
Intercropping
Integration with Other Systems
Natural Pest Management
Weed Management
System of Rice Intensifcation (SRI)
SRI Techniques
Using SRI
Working Together
Community Consultation
Community Participation and Understanding
Working with Neighbors
Community Cooperatives or Farmers Groups
Working with Nature
Post Harvest Storage and Use
Natural Protection from Insects
Using Excess Produce
Healthy Agriculture
Protect the Surrounding Environment
Prevent Cropland Soil Erosion
Lets Work Together!
odule 8. Forests, Tree Crops & Bam
The Importance of Reforestation and Tree Crops
Sustainable Forest Systems
1. Store Water in the Ground
2. Protect Soil and Stop Erosion
3. Control Animals
4. Stop Burning
5. Forest and Resource Management
Making Swales
Swale Sizes
Marking a Contour Line
Constructing Swales
Planting Small Swales
Planting Large Swales
Agriculture Systems on Swales
Flat Land Tree Crops
Reforestation
Dry Land Strategies
Micro Climates
Starting Reforestation
Assisting Natural Reforestation
Seed Balls
Protection from Fire
Protection from Animals
Protection from Strong Winds
Protection from Erosion
Planting Trees
Planting Fruit Trees
Planting Reforestation Trees
Tree Maintenance
watering:
Fertilizer
Mulching Trees
Tree Pruning
Bamboo
Bamboo Propagation
Growing High Quality Bamboo
Clump Management
Bamboo Plantations
Using Bamboo
The Importance of Healthy Soil
Encouraging Natural Pest Predators
Healthy Environment
Using Non-hybrid Seeds
Good Crop Management
Companion Planting
Preventing Pest Attacks
Plant Diseases and Fungus
Examples of Pest Prevention
Pest Traps
Examples of Pest Traps
Using Animals for Pest Control
Natural Pesticides
How to Use Natural Pesticides
Natural Fungicides
Biological Control
Chickens
CHICKEN NEEDS
Chicken Needs
Chicken Products
Ducks
Duck Needs
Duck Products
Integrating Ducks with Other Systems
Pigs
PIG NEEDS
Pig Needs
Pig Products
Goats
Goat Health
Goat Products
Cows
Cow Needs
Cow Products
Buffalo
Buffalo Needs
Buffalo Products
Integrating Buffalo with Other Systems
Leather
Pigeons
Bees
Horses
Dogs
Working Together with Communities
Health
Community Animal Breeding
Community Animal Grazing Land
Community Animal Yards and Houses
Protecting Land, Rivers and Springs
Drying and Storing Meat
Animal Rights
odule 11. Aquaculture
Why is Aquaculture Important?
Preparing the Fishpond
Providing Shade
Water Plants and Small Water Animals
Providing Homes for Fish
Plants Around the Pond Edge
Add the Fish
Types of Fish
Carp
Tilapia
Catfsh
Gurami
Mujair
Freshwater Prawns
Pollution
Over Feeding
Mosquitoes
Other Types of Fishponds
Wet Season Fishponds
Saltwater Fishponds
Integrating Fish with Other Systems
Fish with Chickens
Fish with Pigs
Fish and Rice Paddy Systems (Mina Padi)
Growing Vegetables During the Dry Season
Fish with Swales
Chinampas
Drying and Storing Fish
odule 12. Appropriate Technology
Clay Ovens and Stoves
Clay Stoves
Clay Ovens
Charcoal Brick Cooking Fuel
Drum Ovens
Sawdust Stoves
Tin Metal Stoves
Gas Stoves
Solar Cookers
Solar Driers
Plastic Solar Driers
Natural Coolers
Clay Pots
Electricity
Hydro-electric Systems
Biogas Systems
Solar Systems
Wind Systems
Oil Fuel
Coconut Oil for Diesel Machines
Water Pumps
Ram Pumps
Foot Pumps and Treadle Pumps
Solar Power Water Pumps
Windmills
Elevated Water Storage
Other Simple Tools
Pedal Powered Grinders
Oil Press
Using the Internet
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Permaculture Facilitators Reference Book

Permaculture Facilitators Reference Book

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Offers knowledge & practical techniques for environmental rehabilitation & sustainability, strengthening community resilience
& local economies based on concepts
of deep ecology, the interconnectedness of our environment & culture & the principles & ethics of sustainable community
development.
Offers knowledge & practical techniques for environmental rehabilitation & sustainability, strengthening community resilience
& local economies based on concepts
of deep ecology, the interconnectedness of our environment & culture & the principles & ethics of sustainable community
development.

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