Permaculture is a broad and holistic approach that has applications to all aspects of life. At the center of permaculture design and practice is a fundamental set of ‘core values’ or ethics which remain constant whatever a person's situation, whether they are creating systems for town planning or trade; whether the land they care for is only a window box or an entire forest.These 'ethics' are...Earth care – recognizing that the Earth the Creator made is the source of all life (and is itself a…See More
"Bertrand is about 30 minutes south of Cape Girardeau. Last year I was able to offer 8 shares. This year I'll have 20, half of which are already sold. While I've tripled the space devoted to veggies, most of the credit for this expansion…"
"Welcome Amy ")
Wow, a CSA on a quarter acre lot, how many shares are you able to provide?
My husband and I bought a few acres in Leasburg, I'm hoping to start and orchard along with a about and acre for veggies. Right now I'm…"
Are you involved in any activities or programs that help build community resilience, self-reliance, renewable energy or other ideas of Transition?
Working towards self sufficiency on a quarter acre lot. Produce organic fruits and vegetables and whole grain breads for our small CSA. Hoping to find others in my area interested in the Transitions Movement. I'm currently studying Plant and Soil Science at SEMO State.
What are your areas of interest?
Local food security, Education (Raising Awareness), Local economy/Currency
Where do you see yourself participating in the growth of the Transition Movement?
I have numerous homesteading skills to share.
In what areas do you have skills that you would like to share with others?
gardening, fruit production, food preservation, knitting, backyard poultry raising/processing, frugal living, grafting and plant propigation.
Feel free to share your personal website, if you have one.