permaculture (pûrˈmə-kŭlˌchər) (n.): an integrative design science used to create systems that provide for human and the earth’s needs through mutually beneficial relationships.
artisans (n.) [ahr-tuh-zuh n]: a person skilled in an applied art; a craftsperson.
Permaculture Artisans (n.): a permaculture company committed to designing and building regenerative systems that care for people and planet while providing right livelihoods for all employees.
As artisans of permaculture, we weave its three ethics – care for the earth, care for the people and reinvest the surplus – into all that we do. Founded in 2005, we are proud to be pioneers among purpose-driven businesses and to have have consistently demonstrated how for-profit initiatives can blaze the trail for environmental restoration, ecological land management, local food production and social equality. All our work – from design to installation and project management – serves the triple bottom line of people, planet and profit.
Our impeccable customer service also sets us apart from other firms, and is grounded in a deep respect for humans and all living beings. We subscribe to a holistic understanding of relationships that seeks to identify and realize mutually beneficial interactions. Inspired by the complexity and intricacy of flourishing ecosystems, we are experts at meeting your needs while harnessing the abundance and efficiency of natural systems.
Our “care for the people” ethic also permeates our human resources policy. We support demographic diversity and a living wage for all our employees and collaborators. At the end of the day, we are not trying to just run a successful company; we are trying to increase the amount of economic transactions that support regenerative activities. Much has been said about the social and environmental woes facing our society. In whatever way we can, we hope to heal some of them while earning an honest living and sharing the pleasure of working with and/ or living on healthy, functioning ecoysystems.