2013 Financial Permaculture Workshop

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

Respect your Mother! And come learn how to design earth-friendly businesses this month at the Local Food Enterprise Summit!

Time is running out to reserve your space at the 2014 Local Food Enterprise Summit this month in Miami. This one of a kind three day design intensive will get you up and running with the tools to start up or scale up your own entrepreneurial business using the principles of permaculture – which look [...]

Earth Learning and the Financial Permaculture Institute present: Haile Johnston at the Local Food Enterprise Summit in Miami May 31-June 2

Haile Johnston is a Philadelphia-based social entrepreneur who works to improve the vitality of rural and urban communities through food systems reform and policy change. As a father of three, Haile actively pursues his core purpose to “repair the earth for our children and prepare our children for the earth.” Along with his [...]

Foodshed Farming, pt 4 – Market to Kitchen

The Commercial Kitchen & Café Team was led by Charlie Wilson and Dion Taylor, two very adept and successful local food business entrepreneurs. As they took all the pieces of two related potential ventures in to consideration, their team began a process of evaluating how best to position and operate each, so they would contribute [...]

So many solutions to #climate change – still time to make it happen – watch this video on Carbon Farming! (and register for #2014FPC!)

This year,  Spring brings a growing global awareness of climate change.

Check out this 60 min video

with Eric Toensmeier and Chelsea Green

providing some real, economically sound solutions in the form of permaculture carbon farming!

Why plant a forest of edible trees?

Flash Documentation

We’re here this morning at a pre-session for Financial Permaculture. The actual event begins at 2 pm. We started this pre-session out by creating an agenda, asking people to sponsor agenda items and set a time frame for the session.

Agenda: Check-in’s, Business Confessions, Defining Financial Permaculture, Documentation, Goals for the week.  I or someone [...]

How to Build Resilient Community: Watch Less TV!

Catherine Austin Fitts at the opening talk of the Financial Permaculture Course:

“Change will require a significant decrease in time watching TV!  When we think things aren’t possible, that’s assuming people [continue to use] their time the way they are right now.”

A quick calculation from the audience guessed at 7 million hours of television-watching [...]

Gaia Blog Team

Gaia University associates from all over the world will be serving as an ace documentation team.  We will be posting real time updates during the financial permaculture workshop and green business summit in addition to managing a group of wikis designed to distill the useful information being gathered and generated before, during and after [...]