Category Archives: Design

Crater Gardens

Sepp Holzer and Zach Weiss have worked together to create a large ‘Crater Garden,’ at Sage Mountain Center in Whitehall, Montana. They claim to currently have the largest crater garden in North America, at 22,796 square feet. The garden follows

Crater Gardens

Sepp Holzer and Zach Weiss have worked together to create a large ‘Crater Garden,’ at Sage Mountain Center in Whitehall, Montana. They claim to currently have the largest crater garden in North America, at 22,796 square feet. The garden follows

Appleseed Permaculture

Appleseed Permaculture: Edible Landscaping and Regenerative Design is a full service permaculture design firm ran by Ethan Roland, as well as a great team of designers, architects and specialists.  They are located in the Hudson River Valley area, near where I

Appleseed Permaculture

Appleseed Permaculture: Edible Landscaping and Regenerative Design is a full service permaculture design firm ran by Ethan Roland, as well as a great team of designers, architects and specialists.  They are located in the Hudson River Valley area, near where I

Distributed Generation

Solar Energy is a form of ‘Distributed Generation.’  Distributed generation refers to the small-scale production of electricity on a local level, rather than large-scale industrial power plants.  This is factor of vital importance because centralized energy production creates situations where

Distributed Generation

Solar Energy is a form of ‘Distributed Generation.’  Distributed generation refers to the small-scale production of electricity on a local level, rather than large-scale industrial power plants.  This is factor of vital importance because centralized energy production creates situations where

Permaculture Patio Design, Santa Cruz, CA

This patio was a great size for a week long project! The design includes:  hugelkultur garden beds, trimming back bushes to allow more sun into the patio, rock blanket for drainage leading to basin planter bed, setting flagstone, setting posts

Permaculture Patio Design, Santa Cruz, CA

This patio was a great size for a week long project! The design includes:  hugelkultur garden beds, trimming back bushes to allow more sun into the patio, rock blanket for drainage leading to basin planter bed, setting flagstone, setting posts