Day: July 23, 2020

July 23, 2020

Sustainable agriculture and urban food gardening

That was the sense that I absorbed, when attending the four-day Permaculture Design Certificate course, of a week conducted by Wayne Weiseman, 58, director of the Permacult Project in Carbondale, Illinois. The founders of the movement, Bill Mollison and David Holmgren, coined the term ‘Permaculture’ in the mid-1970s as a combination of permanent agriculture and permanent culture. In practice, Permaculture is a growing movement and […]