Ecovillage: Hart’s Mill

Apr 28, 2018

  • Hart’s Mill Ecovillage and Farm is becoming reality, and the group is operating on sociocracy already.
  • This case study is helpful if you
    • are part of a group that is just starting out
    • are interested in intentional communities (ecovillage, cohousing, or cooperative housing)
    • “It is the most intelligent structure on every level.”
    • This interview was done and written down by Cathy Nicolaides as part of her contribution to the Sociocracy Leadership Training. Thanks, Cathy! (Click for case study)

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