Earthworks in Permaculture
Permaculture many types of earthworks beyond dams and swale-s. Earth banks can be built for wind ,protection. Roads ,have to have stable banks, gradient for draining, and back cuts to sit level. Benches can be used on steep slopes to cultivate trees. Small farms on steep slopes can be designed so that each terrace provides a low-energy distribution of resources that works its way efficiently down the hill. Whatever type of work is needed, there are machines built to perform the actions required, so it is important to get the correct kind of machine for the work being done.