Inclusive Leadership Sought at the North American Permaculture Convergence

It is not about being politically correct. As permaculture practioners, we know whole systems thrive when their parts function optimally, manifesting their highest potential.

FLPCI teacher connects permaculture activists & patterns across borders (event) (audio)

Finger Lakes Permaculture Institute would like to highlight an upcoming event organized by Karryn Olson-Ramanujan for anyone interested in the international permaculture movement and offer a recording of her recent interview on The Permaculture Podcast show regarding her work on “A Pattern Language for Women in Permaculture.”

Digging for the Keystone: Permaculture + Pennsylvania (video)

I love this land and these people and I had the strong sense that I was being called to act… I think I can be of great service to this community on the edge of a real resurrection. Permaculture has a vibrant role to play here and people are ready to receive it.

FLPCI Alum practices permaculture for food & justice.

Anna McCown was raised as a Southern Baptist in subtropical Alabama. Yet now we find her as a queer southerner surviving the cold winters of upstate New York learning how to appreciate summertime while honing her permaculture organizing skills. Through Giving Ground Farm, she is working with the Finger Lakes Permaculture Institute to support permaculture education.

Karryn Olson Ramanujan opens women’s leadership discussion

  Who Is At the Table? An Invitation.   The first day I heard the word “permaculture,” I was temping in a high-rise office building in downtown San Francisco. A coworker had asked me about my experience living and studying … Continued