Planting Seeds of Hope in the Occupied Territories (Palestine)
DAY 4 - FARM SCALE
4 March 2023
16:00 - 19:00 GMT (London)
17:00 - 20:00 CET (Paris)
18:00 - 21:00 EET (Athens)
Day 4 Programme
Murad Al Khuffash is Marda Permaculture Farm founder and permaculture specialist. His family has farmed the Marda region in Palestine for over ten generations.
Murad studied Permaculture as an apprentice on a project in Palestine during the 1990’s. In 2006, after studying permaculture at the Farm Ecovillage Training Center in Summertown, Tennessee, Murad Alkhfash founded Marda Permaculture Farm. He is creating a teaching center and model farm in Marda for local farmers and international permaculture students who want to learn about permaculture.
He has been practicing sustainable agriculture to help the local economy while training others in permaculture practices. His project is supported in part by The Institute for Appropriate Technology, which is affiliated with the Ecovillage Training Center.