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NW Permculture Convergence Oct 7-9, 2016

Laura Mae Brown
At Fort Flagler Wa this year.  Please see all about it and register at http://www.northwestpermaculture.org/ We are looking for volunteer Coordinators: ScholarshipsRideshareBiochar TrackInternational TrackFruit & Nut DisplayFruit TastingSign-makingYouth TeamDecolonizationSocial PermacultureDeco...
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Water conservation - Swales and low presure Soaker hoses

Laura Mae Brown
I am interested in preparing for a dryer summers and that includes pro-actively designing my garden to require the least amount of city water. I tried an experiment last year where instead of having raised beds where water runs off into the path, I dug down 8-12 inches so that the water ran off ...
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Water Catchment Rain Barrels and low presure soaker hose

Laura Mae Brown
I did an experiment with my rain barrel to confirm that the soaker hose would water my garden without any water pressure.  I used the green thin plastic soaker/sprinkler hose and it worked well as I controlled the flow by the spigot on the rain barrel.    I am now working on setting up a Rain Ba...
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“Diversity studies of Indian earthworm ...

“Diversity studies of Indian earthworm using DNA barcode approach”
Earthworms are essential to soil processes, all the more so in organic farming. The first step to understanding is to correctly identify key components, in this case the species. DNA bar-coding is a rapid and increasingly reliable way to ID taxa. The ambitious aims of the project are to compil...
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ERASMUS Grant for Arboretum Marbella's PDC

Georgina Shaw
I am pleased to announce that Arboretum Marbella has secured Erasmus Plus funding to be able to offer a special grant for students travelling from Bulgaria, Germany, Greece, Italy, Spain and the UK and wishing to take part in this course. For the low price of 250€, the course fees, accommodation ...
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Best Slug and Snail control which works for me!

Waheed Khan
Hi there,  If you are in an area where slugs and snails are a problem, I am sure you have tried many things to get it under control. If you are still looking for a way to control them, I have an answer in the attached video. 
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Whitwood Permaculture Farm

Whitwood Permaculture Farm
Work will commence in late Sept early Oct 2016 with earthworks of 3 main swales, 3 small dams and 1 large dam.
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SGK Preparedness Expo - Hampton Virginia- Presenter on Permaculture for Resilience July 2016

Michael Cooley
Michael Cooley from Narrow Passage Permaculture presented to the attendees of the Preparedness and Survival Expo in Hampton focusing on the benefits of applied Permaculture Design to retreat properties and "bug out locations" Specific plants and water security methods were discussed.
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Regenerative Living course: Permaculture & Natural Building - Nov/Dec, Spain

Karen De Vries
http://www.lalomaviva.com/regenerative-living-course This is an innovative and unique course on how to start living regeneratively - using permaculture and natural building. In Part 1 you will learn the basics of permaculture design and apply it immediately in daily practical activities. In Part...

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Permaculture Teacher Training course with Rico Zook 14-21 October 2016 Granada, Spain

Karen De Vries
Drawing on a wealth of diverse experience, this 6 day training will give you the tools to spread the knowledge of permaculutre to others and develop your professional skills in an educational setting. What could be more exciting than empowering others to go out there and be the change! With over ...

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La Loma Viva Permaculture Centre, Spain

La Loma Viva Permaculture Centre, Spain
Permaculture education and demonstration site working in Mediterranean and semi-arid climate zone. Providing quality courses and internships.
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Regenerative Living course: Permaculture & Natural Building - Nov/Dec, Spain

Karen De Vries
http://www.lalomaviva.com/regenerative-living-course This is an innovative and unique course on how to start living regeneratively - using permaculture and natural building. In Part 1 you will learn the basics of permaculture design and apply it immediately in daily practical activities. In Part...

Prac Natbuild1 Courses1 Course2

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Permaculture Teacher Training course with Rico Zook (Itinerant Permaculture)

Karen De Vries
Drawing on a wealth of diverse experience, this 6 day training will give you the tools to spread the knowledge of permaculutre to others and develop your professional skills in an educational setting. What could be more exciting than empowering others to go out there and be the change! With over ...

Rico2 Courses1

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PDC in Laikpia, Kenya this September 14-24th

Sheena Shah
If you are looking for better health, more knowledge, tools for a better, more sustainable lifestyle and a nurturing community experience, the Permaculture Design Certificate in Laikipia is your opportunity for a truly a unique and holistic experience! This is our third PDC hosted in Laikipia in ...

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Orto di Montagna

Orto di Montagna
Orto Di Montagna is a small Permaculture and Transition project
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Whole Systems Gardening

Anita Mills
Have been teaching with the School of Permaculture team - a class on Whole Systems Gardening - Spring 2015, Spring 2016 and now Fall 2016.  Great way to introduce permaculture to folks who want to garden more effectively.  Seed to seed and everything in between through a permaculture lens.  Love it!
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