When it is understood that one loses joy and happiness in the attempt to possess them, the essence of natural farming will be realized. The ultimate goal of farming is not the growing of crops, but the cultivation and perfection of human beings
—Masanobu Fukuoka (via organicandurban)
you really, truly don’t need much. plant a few trees per tree you take. help the soil, don’t hinder it. be observant and act kindly. sustainability works both ways - help your environment sustain itself and it’ll be better able to sustain you.
Mountain cabin in Futaleufu, Chile.
Built with only a hammer and hand saw, 100% off-grid with solar and hydropower.
Submitted by Jon Clark.
I’ve never had any of my work made into a .gif before! Amazing!