Dandelions and PC curriculums

Pascal Dupuis dupuis at lei.ucl.ac.be
Thu Jul 14 15:24:01 EDT 1994


In article <301jc0$qo3 at cmcl2.NYU.EDU> buttrill at ACFcluster.nyu.edu writes:
>From: buttrill at ACFcluster.nyu.edu
>Subject: Re: Dandelions and PC curriculums
>Date: 13 Jul 1994 20:38:24 GMT


>        I would like to know what permaculture is and how I could get
>a couple of those Permaculture International Journal copies.
>If you have any suggestions of books or other materials about permaculture
>those would be appreciated as well.  Thanks a ton,

Permaculture stands for "permanent" and "culture" or "agriculture". This 
concept was designed by Bill Mollison, who wrotes some books on this topic. 
You can find an usefull definition on the gopher server located on 
sunsite.unc.edu. I enclose a file I get from Lawrence London, 
telling how to access tha archive
Later - 
Pascal A. Dupuis 

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cd environment/pesticide-education


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  links to:
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    Alternative Energy
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    Pesticide Education
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