Farming with Nature - A Case Study of Successful Temperate Permaculture (2000)
Permaculture is a
design-based approach to practical sustainability, using systems
thinking and approaches that combine regenerative ethics with ecological
principles to create sustainable environments.
Permaculture was developed in the sub-tropics (Australia) and thus there
was some debate about how well it could adapt to practiced in Temperate
This film dispenses with any such worries.
In this documentary, we take a look at a case study of permaculture in the Austrian Alps, which is snowed over for much of the year.
this, by using permaculture design and a lifetime's experince, the farm
here produces abundant and diverse yeilds, while attracting interest
from people and resturants far and wide.