Land Matters low impact community in Devon have been wrestling with the planners... Landmatters Co-operative own and manage a 42 acre holding in South Hams, Devon. Using a design system called permaculture, we are managing the land for the benefit of bio-diversity and wildlife whilst providing for many of our own needs for community, food, water, energy, shelter, creativity, transport and waste management. We are also developing land based livelihoods, reducing our ecological footprint and acting as an educational resource for the wider community.
How people have come together to build their own natural homes, grow their own organic food, and create lively and sustainable EcoVillages and communities. During this series you will meet unique communities in Australia, Spain, Ireland, Wales,England and Scotland. More info on http://www.livinginthefuture.org