Take a few moments to listen to Scott Mann interview Marisha Auerbach discuss urban farming, seed saving, permaculture design and biodiversity.
The Permaculture Podcast: Urban Landscapes, Bio-Diversity, and Permaculture Education with Marisha Auerbach
May 31-June 4, 2014 | Miami, FL
Participants from around North America are expected to gather in Miami for the Local Food Enterprise Summit: a Financial Permaculture Convergence a weeklong dynamic design process.
Four applicants from prospective local food entrepreneurs who wish to have their local food enterprises be part [...]
After two days of inspiring keynote speeches we got down to business. First we designed the design process: how could we come up with a meaningful contribution to the Farm at Verde Gardens by the end of this week? Some of the important steps we identified included: to articulate goals, select enterprises to focus on, [...]
Jonathan Cloud, with his presentation on Financial Permaculture and Local Economic Vitality, closed the keynotes of the 2013 Financial Permaculture and Local Business Summit in Homestead, Florida. He shared approaches and examples of channeling financial resources into economic development projects for creating local resiliency, and underscored the un-sustainability of a financial profit-maximizing economy. When production [...]
FPC13 Jan 21-25, Miami
Desired Business Design Outcomes:
The Farm @ Verde Gardens
A methodology for production planning for each of The Farm’s revenue Centers A costing/pricing model for farm’s products A way to right-size staffing for optimal productivity Explore models for integration of [...]
Check out the 2013 Financial Permaculture & Local Business Summit.
The Financial Permaculture Design Team consists of an interdisciplinary coalition of individuals from the business, non-profit and education sectors who have come together to create a forum to address the economic and environmental challenges of the day. Through grassroots organizing, participatory design, and democracy [...]
Blog Author: ERIC TOENSMEIER is a permaculture designer, and one of the featured keynote speakers for the 2013 Financial Permaculture & Local Business Summit.
“It seems that everywhere I teach these days I am meeting people who are interested in scaling up the edible [...]