Welcome to the permaculture knowledge base

Permaculture is an integrated approach to designing healthy, productive, wildlife friendly, places. The ethics and design principles can be applied to every area of your life. It is being used all around the world.


Find out about permaculture ethics, principles, design approaches and useful information on over 200 practical solutions!


It is a work in progress, you can help design the future of this resource. If you have suggestions for topics, functionality, images or info to add, contact us. In future, we hope we will have the capabilities to crowdsource more content.

Work in progress

This is phase one of the Knowledge Base. We hope you will enjoy exploring and learning. We are working to make it easier for you to help construct this Knowledge Base as well as other functionality based on your feedback.

Simon Dale's hobbit house cob building

Photo: Simon Dale