05:30 - Geoff Lawton - Australia

Grow Local Live! Interview

Geoff Lawton - Director of the Permaculture Research Institute of Australia

Geoff Lawton is a foremost permaculture consultant, designer and teacher and founder of the Permaculture Research Institute of Australia. 

He is best known for his pioneering efforts to 'green the desert' in Jordan, see the short video below. In 1996 he was accredited with the Permaculture Community Services Award by the permaculture movement for services in Australia and around the world.

Greening the Desert is a classic inspirational short
about Geoff's restoration work