Permaculture is a term that refers to sustainable practices. It is the development of agricultural ecosystems intended to be sustainable and self-sufficient. According to UrbanHarvest.org, permaculture is an “ecological, holistic, and sustainable design system and philosophy for human living spaces.” Permacultures have been successfully used in the textile industry to cool shops without the use of traditional air conditioning.
Term of the Week: Permaculture
April 13, 2016