12 Principles of Permaculture

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Permaculture is: “Earth care; people care”

Listed here are the 12 principles of Permaculture, a philosophy and practice that establishes and promotes a more-than-sustainable future. It is a future of generative abundance.

Observe and Interact

Catch and Store Energy

Obtain a Yield

Apply Self Regulation and Accept Feedback 

Use and Value Renewable Resources and Services

Produce No Waste

Design From Patterns to Details

Integrate Rather Than Segregate

Use Small and Slow Solutions

Use and Value Diversity

Use Edges and Value the Marginal

Creatively Use and Respond to Change

Amazing to note: the root of this conversation is in plants and gardening, yet these 12 principles are applicable to all areas of life and engagement.


Author: Patsy Lussier

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