This is an amusing day-in-the-life look at a group of farmers in a small Russian town who created their own barter currency to avoid the runaway inflation and stiff loan fees, and the way the government is trying to crack down on them. The trial is covered by a journalist who knows more about the […]
Financial Permaculture is… Creating a Financial Permaculture is a design endeavor towards circulating money locally, and finding innovative ways to promote trading and exchange systems that align with ecological patterns and boundaries. Financial Permaculture is the conscious whole system design of human financial systems to create a zero waste economy that cares for the earth, […]
Today we celebrate May Day: International Workers Day!
Collectively, we are beginning to reshape our ideas of what progress means in the 21st century and inevitably we must also think about what will sustain us now and into the future… OUR FOOD!
Join us in #Miami for the 2014 Local Food Enterprise Summit, a […]
A lot has happened in the not so sleepy town of Hohenwald since my last Sonnenschein Green Initiative – Transition Update. We had a total of eight important meetings in ten days.
Click here to read a brief summary of each meeting: Complimentary Currency Working Group Sewage Treatment Working Group Bioregional Congress Group The Lewis […]
The Sonnenschein Green Initiative’s Transition Committee held a meeting Wednesday, February 4. There were 22 people in attendance. Highlights: DOWNTOWN PERMACUTLURE DEMONSTRATION AREA SUMMER PERMACULTURE CERTIFICATION PROGRAM GREEN PLANS FOR NEW SEWAGE TREATMENT FACILITY GREEN PROCLAMATION UPCOMING GREEN EVENTS NEW GREEN WORKING GROUPS
Read about some of the details on these projects here!