2013 Financial Permaculture Workshop

January 21-25, 2013 Miami Dade College Homestead Campus www.financialpermaculture.com

Circular economy could bring 70 percent cut in carbon emissions by 2030

“This new report considers a number of policy options and investments that would help advance a circular economy and benefit the climate and job market.” Read the full article.

What is a circular economy? It’s recycling on a global scale… output from one industry powers another, reusing valuable materials that are currently being thrown away [...]

Your Money or Your Life is a great resource for building a better relationship with money

There are many books about money out there, how to make it, how to save it, and how to spend it wisely. One of the best is Your Money or Your Life by Vicki Robin. Her approach to money is more about mentality, scarcity vs. abundance, than numbers and gimmicks. She eloquently describes the traps [...]

The Plant in Chicago Houses Integrated Food Enterprises

The Plant in Chicago has re-purposed a 93,500 square foot industrial building into an incubator for sustainable food production businesses. It houses demonstration farms, education facilities, and 125 good jobs for the community. They are exemplifying the principles of Financial Permaculture by cycling energy and resources between businesses, stacking functions, and creating financial intimacy among [...]

Join Earth Learning for an Edible Forest Garden Design Intensive with Eric Toensmeier in Central Florida March 21-26

Edible forest gardens produce delicious food while imitating natural forest ecosystems. Trees, shrubs, herbs, vines, groundcovers and fungi can combine to form healthy edible ecosystems. Design and plant selection help provide fertility, control of weeds and pests, and more.

How can you design an edible garden that works [...]

LiFE Summit is this week – come and help build sustainable, resilient food systems in person or online

LAST Call and only a few spots left

Do your part to help build a secure future for South Florida’s food system in just a few easy steps:

Check out the three ways to participate in the 2014 Local Food Enterprise Summit – in person or online by clicking on the [...]

Did you miss it? It’s not too late – #2014FPC starts next week! Click for podcast Q & A on the upcoming Local Food Enterprise Summit in Miami

Last week Earth Learning director Mario M. Yanez sat down with Transitions Sarasota to answer questions about the… http://t.co/HCbRiiVOV5

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Listen in live as Earth Learning Director, Mario Yanez, briefs Transitions Sarasota on the LiFE Summit

Mario Yanez, Earth Learning Director, Permaculture Designer & Farmer

This Thursday morning, Earth Learning‘s Director, Mario Yanez, will be doing a live interview with Transitions Sarasota on WSLR 96.5 FM in Sarasota.  Listen in as they discuss details that are emerging in preparation for the 2014 Local Food Enterprise Summit.  Including what financial permaculture [...]