Permaculture is a term that is made up of two words - permanent
and agriculture. The term was coined by
permaculture's founders Bill Mollison (Bill Mollison Interview) and David Holmgren. Permaculture is all about
DESIGN and creating/using sustainable methods of living.
By carefully observing the natural world and using knowledge gained from traditional agriculture, modern science and innovation, permaculture seeks to provide the basic needs for both humans and animals in an ecologically sound system. Imagination and creativity also assist in finding ways of making any part of the system serve more than one purpose.
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