To suppor the development of a FREE permaculture resource, click the link at the bottom of this post, read all about the project, and make a contrabution.
Open Source Permaculture
What will this comprehensive resource contain? This project will fund the creation of an Urban Permaculture Guide eBook and the Open Source Permaculture Q&A Website + Wiki:
Urban Permaculture Guide – FREE eBook (circa 400 pages)
This will be the first freely available, comprehensive ebook teaching the use of permaculture in urban spaces! You will find easy to understand DIY tips that can be applied in your flat, tiny backyard, rooftop or community garden, including topics like:
* Indoor and Balcony Gardening – Permaculture Style
* Vertical Gardens
* Tree Crops and Edible Forests
* Guerilla Gardening
* School gardens
* Community Supported Agriculture
* Mushroom log cultivation
* Spiral Herb Gardens & Medicinal Herbs
* Composting and Vermi-composting
* Rainwater collection
* Wind and Solar Energy
* …and much More!
This FREE eBook will also include interviews with founders of successful Urban Permaculture projects and a comprehensive list of FREE online educational resources.
The eBook will be released under a CC BY-SA license.
Open Source Permaculture Q&A Website + Wiki
With the website and wiki, you will have access to an expansive database of trusted resources and permaculture experts at your fingertips, to help resolve all of your gardening and landscaping problems. The Open Source Permaculture Website and Wiki will be cultivated by a community of experienced permaculture practitioners, allowing for a deeper understanding of permaculture and sustainability to everyone. It doesn’t matter if you’re just growing a tiny container garden or if you’re running a full-fledge urban farm business. Whatever your project is, Open Source Permaculture aims to provide a real, working solution.