Patrick Whitefield

Patrick Whitefield

1.Patrick Whitefield stresses the importance of students leaving university with ideas for practical action rather than just the facts of sustainability.

2. Patrick Whitefield describes a learning exercise in which students plan and prepare a permaculture design themselves.

3.Patrick Whitefield summarises the basic principles of permaculture 

4.Patrick Whitefield explains the difference between original or ‘imitation’ permaculture, and the more modern 'design permaculture' .

5.Patrick Whitefield describes how permaculture can be easily implemented on conventional farms.

Click for pdf download of Patrick Whitefield's chapter 'Permaculture Design' from the Handbook for Sustainability Literacy