[permaculture] Mollison Quote Source

Lawrence London lfljvenaura at gmail.com
Wed Dec 31 20:10:16 EST 2014


On Wed, Dec 31, 2014 at 7:18 PM, Robyn Francis <robyn at permaculture.com.au>
wrote:

> 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.
>

That's great! So it follows if you have a  "weed" abundance you have a goat
deficit, mosquito problem, a frog, bat, dragonfly, bird, toad deficit.

>
>
>
> 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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