Links

Below are resources for learning more, beginning with some podcasts, talks and articles on Ben Falk's work.

Our Youtube Channel
Our Facebook Page
CBC Radio - SPARK - Rural Futures Ben Falk with Nora Young
Healing the Land - interview with Rewilding leader Daniel Vitalis
Keynote Address at the Common Ground Country Fair, Maine - great talk but a poor recording
Radical Personal Finance - Interview with Joshua Sheats
Interview with Scott Mann - good overview of design approach Ben uses.
Making Permaculture Stronger - nice multi-page essay on Ben's design approaches. 
Advanced Homesteading in Cold Climates - with Diego Footer
Permaculture Voices Podcast with Diego Footer, interview with Grant Schultz on collapse
Corsica and the Chestnut Kingdom - a travel blog entry
Agroinnovations Podcast - Interview with Ben Falk 
Responsible Eating and Living Podcast - a food and tree-focused interview with Ben Falk
Good Design - at the Gund Institute of Ecological Economics
Utne Reader Article on "Future Farmers"
 

Whole Systems Design supports, collaborates with and/or simply appreciates the work of the following organizations.

Some of these sites are also excellent learning resources. 

2/3 World Private Dev. Initiative - Spend a few years learning this info.

AgroInnovations - Great podcast site

Allan Savory - One of the best sources of how humans can heal, not just destroy

Arbor Day Foundation (Hardiness Zone Change Page)

Bright Blue Ecomedia

Buckminster Fuller Inst. Challenge Video (This is ecological design described well)

Bullock Bros. Permaculture Homestead

Cape Eleuthera Island School

The Conway School of Landscape Design

Cornell Biochar Soil Fertility Research Portal

Center for Whole Communities

The "Collapse Gap" - Dmitri Orlov shows parallel empire failures between U.S.S.R. and U.S.A

Design to Adapt: One of our blogs

Future Scenarios by Holmgren

Gardening - the Last Form of Revolution?  We're not 'survivalists' but Jack is spot on here. 

Global Crop Diversity Trust

Growing Power - Be inspired. Be very inspired.

Holistic Managament - Hope for integrated land decision making

The Land Institute

Ocean Arks International

Plants for a Future

The Private Landowner Network

Project Bona Fide

Sepp Holzer - a sampling of his visionary land work

Thomas Jefferson Inst for Crop Diversity

 

Vermont Commons

Yestermorrow Design-Build School

Walden Heights Nursery