Taking a good look at this smooth landscape one can easily imagine why more and more families leave big cities to pursue the dream of self-reliance, to create a permaculture homestead.
Overconsumption, mono-cultures, industrial overproduction and waste, pollution and dependance on oil are driving us into certain unsustainability.
A sustainable life means less mass-produced plastic junk, a much longer replacement cycle for machines and a smaller ecological footprint.
In return we’re provided by nature’s abundant supply of food and resources - we just have to reach out for it.
WHAT CAN YOU DO?
In the 21st century more than 2/3 of mankind will live in urban areas, cut away from nature for good. However, as life gets harder and more expensive in cities, more and more people realize that moving out from these areas and starting a sustainable life in harmony with nature is really worth the change.
Here are a few websites you can look into study if you’re considering the same. You can learn tips and tricks, as well as complete strategies on permaculture farming and sustainable living. To further help these organizations, please donate to them so they can continue gathering and sharing the knowledge: