Monoculture threats

Monoculture refers to large areas of land on which only one type of plant is grown. There are tree monoculture as well as crop monoculture. There are dangers associated with this approach to agriculture, especially environmental ones. 1. Monoculture is very vulnerable. It can…

Permaculture – description

The Origin of Permaculture Permaculture is a word originally coined by Bill Mollison and David Holmgren in the mid 1970′s to describe an “integrated, evolving system of perennial or self-perpetuating plant and animal species useful to man” What is permaculture? A more current definition…