The book Holistic Management: A New Framework for Decision Making sets out a guide to developing a holistic goal for your farm or business. I have been reviewing each section of the book, and the next part of discusses the tools that we can use to manage ecosystem processes in brittle and non-brittle environments. These […]
Holistic management considers four fundamental and interelated processes that function within our ecosystem/environment: Water cycle Mineral cycle Energy cycle Community dynamics These processes are the foundation on which we can build our holistic goals. The holistic goal should be formulated around how we want to influence these processes, as any improvement in one will result […]
How to build a keyhole raised garden bed. Features a compost ring in the center that continuously feeds your bed and plants.
I recently stumbled across the Abundant Permaculture website and watched a couple of Justin’s videos. That’s when I had my aha moment. Why am I working so hard to fight nature? I struggle with trying to get my morning chores completed while trying to improve our coop to accommodate our recent additions to the homestead, […]
A community garden demonstrates a permaculture response to land repair, community fellowship, and growing food.
The book Holistic Management: A New Framework for Decision Making sets out a guide to developing a holistic goal for your farm or business. I’ve previously posted an introduction to Holistic Management, and part 2: four key insights for the reasons why holistic management is important. In this post I discuss how to write a […]