People

  • Precursors
  • Franklin Hiram King, known for "Farmers of Forty Centuries: Or Permanent Agriculture in China, Korea and Japan"
  • H.T. Odum, influential to the permaculture energy perspective and author of "Energy hierarchy and transformity in the universe"
  • P. A. Yeomans, inventor of "KeyLine" design, and author of "Water for Every Farm"
  • Fukuoka : precursor of permaculture, inventor of "Natural Farming" (interview) (One straw revolution)
  • Allan Savory : author of Holistic Decision Making approach, Brittle-to-nonBrittle scale, and rehabilitation of brittle land through livestock controlled grazing

  • Inventors

  • Activists/Practitionners
  • Goeff Lawton: Mollison student and current director of Permaculture Research Institute
  • Sepp Holzer: Austrian pioneer of High Altitude farming
  • Jim Channon
  • Darren Doherty
  • Loren Luyendyk
  • Elaine Ingham
  • Martin Crawford 1