Permaculture Ireland

The home of permaculture in Ireland

This summer we had not only the All Ireland Permaculture Gathering taking place in Wicklow, but we have proudly to be hosted the European Permaculture Convergence on the same site.

Please click the links in the menu above to find out more about both events.

What is permaculture?

Permaculture is a design process derived from natural systems and cycles in which we live  and are a part of. Made up of a set of 3 core principles, permaculture designs can be applied to all aspects of human development in order to build healthy communities for ourselves and future generations.  The name ‘Permaculture’ is short for ‘Permanent Culture’.

Irish Permaculture Association in the Making

By Heiko Vermeulen – Permaferry, Co. Down When I first arrived back in Ireland for my second stint in the autumn of 2014, I immediately put my feelers out to find my tribe, the permaculture community. I had lived in Italy for 10 years previously, running a small...

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