Taking your concept to reality. Is the concept really worth the time, energy and money involved? (PVP107)

[blockquote cite=”Bill Bean” type=”center”]”Is the concept really worth the time, energy and money involved?” [/blockquote]   [x_audio_embed] [/x_audio_embed] Bits of Wisdom: If you don’t think you have time to make a plan first.  Think about how much time it could take to undo a bad decision later on or go off in the wrong direction.…

Permaculture Contracting. Ecologically Regenerative – Socially Just – Economically Viable. Presented by Erik Ohlsen (PVP106)

[blockquote cite=”Erik Ohlsen” type=”center”]”Every day you are going to make mistakes.”[/blockquote]   [x_audio_embed] [/x_audio_embed] Erik Ohlsen: Permaculture Contracting: Ecologically Regenerative-Socially Just-Economically Viable (1HR) Learn real world tools for design and implementation of Permaculture based contracting businesses. Permaculture principles applied to business design. Use the ethics of permaculture as triple bottom line.   Create a marketing…

Goats as Restorative Catalysts. Managing Goats for Environmental Regeneration, Not Degeneration. (PVP105)

[blockquote cite=”Cherrie Nolden” type=”center”]”If animals are not managed to maintain vegetation, they are going to destroy the vegetation.” [/blockquote]   [x_audio_embed] [/x_audio_embed] Bits of Wisdom: Woody, brush vegetation off the ground is the ideal feed for goats. 0.2 to 0.4lbs weight gain per day off of woody forage with no additional grain supplementation. She hasn’t…

7 Steps to Start Your Profitable Permaculture Based Business presented at PV2 by Luke Callahan (PVP104)

  [x_audio_embed] [/x_audio_embed] Luke Callahan: 7 Steps to Start Your Profitable Permaculture Business Want to start your business, but don’t know where to begin? Does starting your business feel scary and overwhelming? In this session, you’ll learn the seven surprisingly simple steps to easily start any business.  We’ll analyze a few successful permaculture businesses through…

What Permaculture Isn’t, And Is – A Deeper Look Into Permaculture – Part 1 (PVP101)

    [x_audio_embed] [/x_audio_embed] Toby Hemenway’s What Permaculture Isn’t, and Is. Permaculture is notoriously hard to define. A recent survey shows that people simultaneously believe it is a design approach, a philosophy, a movement, and a set of practices. This broad and contradiction-laden brush doesn’t just make permaculture hard to describe. It can be off-putting,…

Liberation Permaculture – The Concept and The Interview with Toby Hemenway (PVP100)

    [x_audio_embed] [/x_audio_embed] Toby Hemenway’s Talk at PV2: Liberation Permaculture Permaculture offers more than a path to a sustainable and just food system. It can move entire segments of our society off the radar screens of state oppressors and help return equality, abundance, and justice to people while restoring healthy ecosystems. This talk, being…

Restoration Agriculture Design in Mediterranean Climates with Mark Shepard and Kevin Muno (PV2)

[x_audio_embed] [/x_audio_embed]   Restoration Agriculture Workshop March 10-14th, 2015 Discounts available for Permaculture Voices 2 attendees! Get hands-on training from one of the leading restoration agriculturalists, Mark Shepard, on a 17-acre homestead in Southern California’s beautiful Valley Center. This 5-day intensive will teach you how to observe and determine the necessary actions for harvesting water…