Permaculture is a system of design that mimics nature, and is based on three main ethics: care for the earth, care for people, and fair share. This system of design can be applied to many scales - from large farming project, to small homestead, to backyard garden.
At Little City Farm we are inspired by the way that permaculture design can create abundant sustainable landscapes, with minimal cost and low impact. We have tried to use permaculture design ideas and ethics here at Little City Farm, in our decision-making, gardening, and homestead project development. We also use the 12 key principles of permaculture as developed by David Holmgren as a guide. These include:
Want to learn more? Consider taking a Permaculture Workshop at Little City Farm. Offered seasonally - check our current workshop listings here.