[permaculture] Mollison Quote Source

Robyn Francis robyn at permaculture.com.au
Wed Dec 31 19:18:52 EST 2014


It was one of Bill's favourite examples for 'the problem is the solution', i.e. if you think you've got a snail problem, it's actually a duck deficit.
I'm not aware of a printed reference, but heard Bill use it verbally on numerous occasions.



On 31/12/2014, at 9:17 AM, Lawrence London wrote:

> On Tue, Dec 30, 2014 at 2:00 PM, Jason Gerhardt <jasongerhardt at gmail.com>
> wrote:
> 
>> Does anybody know the source for Mollison's "duck deficiency" quote?
>> 
> 
> What is it about ducks; how about goats or frogs which you are better off
> with than without.
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