Author: beheer

A piece of ecology to design yourself!   [vc_video link='https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6GJFL0MD9fc']   WHY PERMACULTURE? That is actually the better question. Permaculture refers to the design of a sustainable living environment. Why would you even want that? That seems like a whole lot of work. To be honest, I have let this subject...

WHAT IS THE EXPEDITION?   So, what do we do on this Ulrika expedition? Well, for one, making the journey of realizing a training and (hands-on) learning center for personal growth with a holistic view on living in harmony socially, ecologically and economically in the region. Why do we...

CENTER FOR GROWTH Ulrika is a training and (hands-on) learning center for personal growth. And, inline with our mission, it is also geared to help stimulate and optimise social, ecological and economical wealth in the region. The center is still to be build, and as such, we...

PLANTING OUR FOOD FOREST Wanting to create a food forest seems to be a natural result of having a holistic view on your environment, in my case anyway. What do you do when you decide to work with 10 hectares of land on which you also want...

THE PRINCIPLE OF PERMACULTURE Permaculture stands for: permanent culture, a system that has the ability to sustain itself. The principle of permaculture takes a forest as example. A forest has a closed-loop cycle with elements (ie. trees, plants, animals, everything underground, bacteria, etc). INPUT AND OUTPUT Every element has...

REGIONOMY: GROWING WITH THE POWER OF CONNECTING Not long ago, I visited the Veerhuis in Varik, situated on the river Waal in the Netherlands. Incredibly picturesque, but that aside! I was there with a few colleagues of mine to be part of a fire ceremony and also...