Paradise Hills Organic Farm

Temiskaming District, Canada

  • Last updated: February 9, 2016 (1 year ago)
  • Listing created on: August 16, 2013

Mission Statement

Sustainable living.

Community Description

Eco village located in Northern Ontario. The land already exists and now we are looking for new members.Our focus is on sustainable living, organic farming and permaculture.
  • Status: Forming
  • Started Planning: 2013
  • Start Living Together: 2013
  • Visitors accepted: Yes, rarely
  • Open to new Members: Yes
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  • Contact Name: N.L. Eco Community
  • Community Address:
    New Liskeard
    Temiskaming District,
    Canada
  • Location

About

  • Type(s): Ecovillage (organized around ecology and sustainability)
  • Programs & Activities: Transition Town (post-petroleum and off-grid communities)
  • Location: Rural

Housing

  • Status: We have land we have developed on
  • Area: 300 acres
  • Current Number of Residences: 3
  • Land owned by: Individual community member(s)

Membership

  • Adult Members: 7
  • Child Members: 1
  • Visitors accepted: Yes, rarely
  • Open to new Members: Yes

Government

  • Decision Making: Consensus (everyone agrees)
  • Identified Leader: Yes, multiple identified leaders
  • Leadership Core Group: Yes

Economics

  • Dues, Fees, or Shared Expenses: No
  • Shared Income: Partial share of income
  • Required Labor Contribution per Week: 0

Sustainability Practices

  • Energy Infrastructure: We are totally off grid.

Lifestyle

  • Cell Phone Service: Good for most people.
  • Shared meals: Approximately all meals
  • Dietary Practice: Omnivorous (plants and animals)
  • Dietary Choice or Restrictions: No – people may eat however they wish.
  • Special Diets OK: Yes