161 – Design Course

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Paul Wheaton talks to John from the spring PDC in Dayton, MT about an Amelia Hazel video. They talk about how it did not necessarily represent Fukuoka‘s work. They also watched Back to the Garden, and a Bill Mollison video. They talk about Michael Pilarski (Skeeter)‘s wildcrafting skills, and particularly how far a little knowledge gets you financially. Paul talks about mapping, and using an A-frame to determine the contour lines on your land for designing swales. Paul shared about replacing irrigation with permaculture. Paul shares how he would simplify the composting conversation. Paul talks about the movie, Alone in the Wilderness. Skeeter thinks jerusalem artichokes and sunflowers are allelopathic.
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