Favorite Permaculture Videos

Geoff Lawton Greening the Desert
Geoff Lawton turns dry desert near the Dead Sea into a food producing green landscape using water harvesting.

Permaculture Water Harvesting
Geoff Lawton founding Director of the Permaculture Research Institute talks about Permaculture Water Harvesting techniques, swales and sillways.

David Holmgren on the Endurance of Suburbia
David Holmgren speaks of his vision of a radically retrofitted, food producing suburbia.

Homegrown Revolution Radical Change Taking Root
A family living in Pasadena, CA shows how it is possible to grow your food in the middle of the city.

Permaculture in Austria
Austria’s Sepp Holzer transformed a fir farm into a commercially viable, ecologically sound farm.

Dryland Permaculture Strategies – Part 1 & 2
Bill Mollison speaks about Dryland Permaculture Systems.

Bill Mollison Talks About his Garden (Global Gardener – Tropics)
Bill Mollison gives us a tour of his garden and explains why living in a permaculture home puts one in the position to travel and teach others.

Temperate permaculture pt 1 the global gardener
Bill Mollison’s Global Gardener series on Temperate Climate

NYC Gardens Urban Permaculture 1 (Bill Mollison – Global Gardener)
Bill Mollison tours a few sustainable gardens in NYC

Jean Pain – English – Part 1 & 2
Jean Pain developed a compost based bio energy system that produced 100% of his energy needs.

Claude William Genest on PBS
Actor turned permaculturist interviewed on PBS during his run for Green Party Deputy Leader in Canada, speaking about Permaculture.

Creating a Graywater System
Trathen Heckman takes us on a step-by-step tour of how to make a safe, ecological and legal suburban home graywater system.

Building a Composting Toilet
A fun one minute video on building a simple composting toilet.

Houses of straw – the rediscovery of strawbale building
This excellent video is a trailer for a DVD called “Houses of straw”, shot in Germany.

Sheet mulch garden
This is a quick video on how to sheet mulch a garden bed.