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Davie Phillip

The name of your business: Web page link: http://www.cultivate.ie http://www.thevillage.ie Contact info: davie [at] cultivate.ie     What is your Livelihood? Your role? It’s a difficult question to answer, I have many roles and many streams of livelihood. As a portofolio worker, engaging in many fields, I haven’t been employed for twenty years but has always […]

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Rakesh (Rootsman Rak)

The name of your business: Ecological Designs Web page link: http://www.ecologicaldesigns.co.uk/ Contact: through webpage     What is your Livelihood? Your role? My main focus has been as a designer, facilitator and teacher. I facilitate Permaculture design and ecology, getting more and more involved in the social Permaculture to enhance my own capacity in this area. I’m […]

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Further Reading Livelihoods

WANTED: PERMACULTURE TEACHER

by Mihail Kossev What a dream it would be if the classified section of our newspapers were littered with such headlines! As permaculture gains popularity and credibility, it is essential that those who choose the path of teaching strive to improve this craft alongside their knowledge of permaculture itself. Even though everyone and anyone is […]

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Right Livelihood

The term “Right Livelihood” originates in Buddhism and means that practitioners ought not to engage in trades or occupations which, either directly or indirectly, result in harm for other living beings. This is in line with the Permaculture ethics and in 1981, Bill Mollison was awarded the Right Livelihood Award for his work on Permaculture. […]