• Slow Cultiure Timeline

last modified July 7, 2011 by strypey

1962 September 27: Silent Spring, by Rachel Carson, published by Houghton Miffin

1978  Permaculture One, by Bill Mollison and David Holmgren, published by

1988 Permaculture: A Designer's Manual, by Bill Mollison, published

1989 International Slow Food movement launched, and Slow Food Manifesto signed, at Opera Comique in Paris


First Earthships built by Michael Reynolds and crew

Michael Reynolds and crew go to pacific islands to teach earthship contruction after Boxing Day Tsunami

First Permaculture Design Certificate course

Permaculture trainers arrived in Cuba to train people in sustainable, local food production

Slow Money

Slow Art

IFOAM founded

Soil and Health Association Founded

BioGro founded

Transition Handbook published

Principles and Pathways Beyond Sustainability, by David Holmgren, published