Seven kinds of community

You and your communities  If you define community quite widely, you are probably part of several. This briefing can help you assess the groups you’re in, and how well they fit your needs. I’ve listed seven kinds of community: as you read this, review how many of these you’re involved in. In some cases, you … Read more

Community insights from ecosystems

Cultivated ecosystems shape natural processes to achieve outputs for us humans: we can learn a lot from the community aspects of Nature. Here are some examples from different settings. Community on the farm Wild margins: This is one of my favourite principles in organic systems. To qualify for organic certification, a farm must leave some … Read more