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True Nature Farm - Sustainable Living &...

True Nature Farm - Sustainable Living & Wilderness School
True Nature Farm - Sustainable Living & Wilderness School is a Permaculture Organic Farm and a Nature Awareness School dedicated to fostering sustainable relationships within the community of all living beings, and a place where we can deepen our understanding about the true nature of our sel...
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Grow More Food Launched

Judson Daffern
As spring unfurls, I've launched my backyard and home food systems business in Southeast Portland, Oregon. I'm offering lawn-to-food transformations, home food systems evaluations and planning, permaculture coaching, organic gardening, and perennials maintenance. Does this delicious business have...
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New Plantings

Fred Tanner
During the last several weeks we planted quinces, gooseberries, sour cherry, nanking cherry, paw paws, pomegranites, persimmons, raspberries and a mulberry tree. Plantings are in the berms of the swales to aid in watering. The swales are also mulched with leaves and straw to provide a composted m...
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Job Offer - Pakistan : Permaculture Manager

Rhamis Kent
Position profile The Permaculture Manager will be tasked to: Support the design, set up and implementation of the permaculture project component Research permaculture methods and practices applicable to the context in Sindh based on reference material, stakeholder meetings, field visit...

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Stony Brae Farm

Stony Brae Farm
Permaculture demonstration site. This was a dairy farm in past decades, located in the Tay River watershed, 200 acres of diverse terrain, woodland, wetland, granite rock outcropping, pockets of arable land.
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Guibi Zako

Guibi Zako
Much to the amusement of our neighbours, we are attempting to create a forest garden on an acre of abandoned agricultural land in the foothills of the Chugoku Mountain range, Okayama, Japan. Once at a more presentable stage of development, we hope that it will serve as an inspirational and educat...
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a week to go

andy macey
Looking forward so much to my PDC down in Leongatha starting next Friday. I have all these plans and ambitions for my block and I'm an impulsive kind of a guy, always wading in and getting on with stuff regardless of whether I know exactly what I'm doing..... I've shown restraint this time thoug...
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Perth City Farm

Perth City Farm
Perth City Farm is a oasis in the heart of Perth City and began in 1994. It is designed on Permaculture principals. It has a cafe, organic local farmers market, nursery, animals and gardens. It is run by volunteers who live its values of respect, non-judgement and compassion.
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Bamboo Bike Racks

Gordon Williams
As we know there has been a resurgence of two wheel, pedal powered transport over the last few years. But as bicycle numbers rise the few bike racks provided by local governments are sadly lacking and the incidence of double parked bikes have been on the rise. But now the solution has arrived. ...

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Pajaro Valley High School - Grizzly Garden

Pajaro Valley High School - Grizzly Garden
Pajaro Valley High School is creating a garden on a 1 acre plot of land. The goal is to grow organic food for the students and their families as well as create a space to learn about the Earth and collaborate on how to make positive change.
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Heading to Speri

Marty Miller-Crispe
SPERI is an NGO partnering with PRI that helps indigenous peoples in Vietnam.  Check out www.speri.org/eng/ or do a search for HEPA on PRI web site.  Craig Macintosh has been a few times and taken some lovely photos. I'll be reporting back via updates here and PRI website on our adventure.  A...
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Awhi Farm

Joanna Pearsall
We are in Turangi. At the south end of lake Taupo, New Zealand. Sheltered under the foothills of Pihanga and the other big North Island mountains, we have a 10 acre (4 Ha) site that we lease, just on the edge of the Turangi town boundary. The land was taken under the public works act in the 6...

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Swale Project

Swale Project
This water harvesting project was carried out at the request of the Green Tree Foundation of Talupula, AP, India.
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Barnes Homestead

Barnes Homestead
The establishment of a permaculture farm with new passive solar home on 32 acres of farmland in Eastern Ontario, Canada.
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What is ecoart ?

Stamatina Palmou
Ecoart  is a hellenic non-profit association  that aims to intersperse the ecological ideals using art as vehicle.  Our mission is to increase awareness regarding environmental issues, and to develop and strengthen eco-consciousness on a collective level. Ecoart emphasizes a shift from a...
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Planning for a great summer!

Wen Rolland
  Spring will soon be here so I'm putting a lot of time on planning my year at the garden. Last year, I tried some home made low tunnels and they worked great! I extended the harvest season for my eggplants and did a late sowing of mixed lettuce. You can see the result in the first 2 pictures....

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How We Designed Our Solar Greenhouse

Rob Avis
  We live and garden on an urban lot in Calgary, Canada, located on the 51st parallel north and approximately 80 km east of the front ranges of the Canadian Rockies. This northern climate presents many design challenges, including less than one hundred frost-free days, an annual mean temperatu...
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Natural building fun!

Theron Beaudreau
Every Sunday I've been getting together with some friends to work on various permaculture projects. It's something that's become a trend for several years now. There have been several ebbs and flows over the course of that time but the general trend has been ever climbing. These days, Sunday work...

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