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Permaculture for beginner

Permaculture for beginner

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This page is from \u2018Permaculture: A Beginners Guide\u2019 by Graham Burnett
Permaculture, a Beginners Guide

\u201cPermaculture offers a radical approach to food production and urban renewal, water, en-
ergy and pollution. It integrates ecology, landscape, organic gardening, architecture and
agro-forestry in creating a rich and sustainable way of living. It uses appropriate technology
giving high yields for low energy inputs, achieving a resource of great diversity and stability.
The design principles are equally applicable to both urban and rural dwellers\u201d - Bill Mollison

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This page is from \u2018Permaculture: A Beginners Guide\u2019 by Graham Burnett

It\u2019s become a cliche to say that we are living on the edge of eco-disaster. It\u2019s also a
reality which cannot be overstated. The ecology of Gaia is an interface between land (the
Geosphere), air (the Atmosphere), water (the Hydrosphere) and life (the Biosphere), a
delicate web of interconnections formed over millions of aeons on the verge of unravelling
before our eyes... If the earth\u2019s 4.5 billion year history could be compressed into 30 days,
life in the form of simple bacteria appeared on the tenth day whilst the \ufb01rst vertebrates
crawled onto the land around the twenty \ufb01fth. Homo sapiens (peoplekind) appeared at about
1 minute to midnight on the thirtieth. The industrial revolution would have happened within
the last fraction of a second of that minute, yet within this instant, the face of the planet has
changed almost as much as within all the previous aeons.

The Industrial Cup Of Tea...
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This page is from \u2018Permaculture: A Beginners Guide\u2019 by Graham Burnett
The Permaculture Cup Of Tea...

The Eco-crisis is largely a consequence of the way that we in the West consume.
Permaculture is about recognising this and taking responsibility for our actions and for
our planet, and turning around our behaviours of consumption and exploitation so that we
can recreate a world without destruction and pollution. Where all can enjoy clean air, fresh
water, good quality food, and meaningful work and leisure. Where we can repair the earth
and move society towards a better relationship with the natural world of which we are all a
part.

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