Permaculture

This video with author, teacher and permaculturist Graham Bell encapsulates much of the permaculture perspective.

We have a collection of associated books in the Merchiston campus library available for loan:

  • Teaming with microbes : the organic gardener’s guide to the soil food web / Jeff Lowenfels & Wayne Lewis ; foreword by Elaine Ingham., Portland, Or. :, Timber Press, 2010., 9781604691139, ISBN
  • Plants for a future : edible & useful plants for a healthier world / Ken Fern., Hampshire, England :White River Junction, VT :, Permanent Publications Distributed in the USA by Chelsea Green Pub Co, 2000., 9781856230117, ISBN
  • Silent spring / Rachel Carson ; introduction by Lord Shackleton ; preface by Julian Huxley ; with a new afterword by Linda Lear., London :, Penguin Books in association with Hamish Hamilton, 2000., Penguin classics, 9780141184944, ISBN
  • Ancient Futures : Learning from Ladakh / Helena Norberg-Hodge., London, Vintage/Ebury (A Division of Random House Group), 2000, 9780712606561, ISBN
  • Do it Yourself 12 Volt Solar Power / Michel Daniek., Permanent Publications, 2016, 9781856232425, ISBN
  • The transition companion : making your community more resilient in uncertain times / Rob Hopkins., Totnes :, Transition, 2011., 9781900322973, ISBN
  • The permaculture city : regenerative design for urban, suburban, and town resilience / Toby Hemenway., White River Junction, Vermont :, Chelsea Green Publishing,, 2015, 9781603585262, ISBN
  • The Permaculture Garden / Graham Bell., Permanent Publications, 2004, 9781856230278, ISBN
  • Permaculture design : a step-by-step guide / by Aranya., Hampshire, England :, Permanent Publications, 2012., 9781856230919, ISBN
  • Cradle to cradle : remaking the way we make things / William McDonough & Michael Braungart., London :, Vintage,, 2009, 9780099535478, ISBN
  • The earth care manual : a permaculture handbook for Britain & other temperate climates / Patrick Whitefield., East Meon, Hampshire, UK :, Permanent Publications,, 2011, 9781856232791, ISBN
  • Mycelium running : how mushrooms can help save the world / Paul Stamets., Berkeley :, Ten Speed Press, c2005., 9781580085793, ISBN
  • Timeless way of building / Christopher Alexander., New York, Oxford University P, 1987, Center for Environmental Structure Series, 9780195024029, ISBN