Civil Engineer specialized in Earthquake Engineering (MS.C.E. Univ. Cincinnati, Ohio, USA, 1994). Own a company selling technical software, clean energy products (www.benkoltd.com).
After PDC from Bill Mollison & Geoff Lawton in 2010, redesigned home garden with permaculture principles. Starting developing Belentepe Permaculture Farm (www.belentepe.org)
Belentepe farm is becoming an efficient and strong example of how permaculture works and helps design & develop a sustainable lifestyle. We attract visitors, volunteers from all around the world.
Belentepe Farm is quickly becoming a popular destination for people trying to get a good permaculture experience.
Our farm will be operational and will be accepting visitors, volunteers, trainees from June 2013
Our activities between October 2011 to June 2012
I have redesigned my garden with permaculture principles. Here is how it looks like now:
Redesigning 1.4 hectare land to turn into a %100 sustainable permaculture farm in Uludag
|PDC Course Istanbul|
|Type: Permaculture Design Certificate (PDC) course|
|Verifying teacher: Geoff Lawton|
|Other Teachers: Bill Mollison|
|Date: Nov 2010|
|35 PDC Graduates (list)|
|0 PRI PDC Graduates (list)|
|67 Other Course Graduates (list)|
|have acknowledged being taught by Taner Aksel|
|9 have not yet been verified (list)|
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