Although this category may not contribute directly to funding your business, DAV feels it is a necessary component to the “whole systems movement”.
“Self-sustaining’, in this context, refers to growing your own food and creating structures that are low-energy, low cost, and high efficiency. Supporting a self-sustaining lifestyle for your community has a number of healthy incentives.
The Key Components:
- Minimizing costs
- Community building
- Source of Revenue
DAV will help you:
-Create a low-maintenance, high yielding crop design (also known as permaculture) based on your needs and your land.
-Install a food system based on permaculture principles (link to definition)
-Advise you on ways to create a fertile soil/ heal your land
-Help you incorporate animals onto your property