Permaculture is an ecological design system for sustainability in all aspects of human endeavor. It teaches us how to build natural homes, grow our own food, restore diminished landscapes and ecosystems, catch rainwater, build communities and much more, by mimicking patterns in nature.
Image courtesy of Glacial Lakes Permaculture
Permaculture Networks in the Midwest:
Madison Permaculture Group
Midwest Permaculture networking site
Permaculture Training & Resources in the Midwest:
Global Environmental Management Education Center, UW-Stevens Point
Permaculture Research Institute - Cold Climate
Please suggest additional permaculture resources below.