Creating A Preferred Future

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Jan Spencer is a 30 year resident of Eugene, Oregon. His focus of interest is a fusion of economics, permaculture, urban restoration, social uplift and care for the natural world. Jan’s ideal is a society and economic system that exist within the boundaries of the natural world and brings out the best in positive human potential. Jan has been transforming his quarter acre suburban property for over 20 years and he is a board member of his neighborhood association. Jan has lived outside the US for five years and travelled to over 35 countries. He has surfed competitively and is an Italiaphile. Jan’s website has detailed “how to” content about transforming a suburban property, many before and now pictures, essays, podcasts, adventures and links to videos on youtube.

Find out more at Surburban Permaculture.


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