A Visit at Son Barrina

A Visit at Son Barrina

In November 2021 Declan, Patrick Schulte and I visited Mallorca, Spain. Through Daniel Wahl and Mandy Merklein we connected to several people and places on the island, involved with permaculture. The Los Círculos de la Permacultura at Son Barrina was one of the sites....
14 Principles of Sustainable Urban Design

14 Principles of Sustainable Urban Design

Daniel Wahl interviews Declan on Mallorca in November 2021 to update the conclusion of Margrit and Declans 1996 book “Designing Ecological Settlements”. They go through the vision section one principle after the after. See pages 228 to 230....
The 12 Permaculture Desgin Principles

The 12 Permaculture Desgin Principles

Applied to Kennedy’s Solar-Retrofitted House The 12 Principles of Permaculture are somewhat abstract. Declan Kennedy brings them to a practical level in this short film, basing them on the 1985 to 88 retrofitting of his own house in Germany. In retrospect the...
Humus Toilet

Humus Toilet

This film shows the humus toilet in Declan Kennedy’s house. It demonstrates the development from a composting to a fermenting toilet. The final product is Terra Preta (the black earth of the Amazons). The difference of the two methods (composting and fermenting)...
Earth-Magneto Methodology in an Orchard

Earth-Magneto Methodology in an Orchard

As a practitioner of Radiesthesia and Geobiology, Declan Kennedy had quite a lot of experience in working with under-earth-surface electro-magnetic fields. He was motivated to change the usually perceived negative effects of this phenomena to a possible positive...