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Deano Martin

Making a more fungal compost has been an aim of mine for some time. One of the ways that I do that is to not make 'hot' compost, keep the proportion of high carbon materials high, and...

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Emma Bowen - Milkwood

Allow us to point out the overwhelmingly obvious here, but how damn awesome are plants? They're satisfying to grow, super delicious to eat, and of course also perform a whole host of...

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Graham Burnett

I believe that the Permaculture Design Course offers very good value for money, and is a worthwhile investment for individuals, projects and organisations.

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Permaculture magazine

Mark Boyle is better known as the Moneyless man. He lived over three years without earning or spending a penny. Now he has co-founded a community smallholding with free workshops, free...

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Bess Miles-Duncan

It was earlier in the year with a sense of despair I wondered if I would be growing any vegetables at all this year. We were in a temporary home in Yorkshire and there was not much garden at all, just a...

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Bryn Thomas - Brighton Permaculture Trust

For several years we have been turning waste fruit from local orchards and people's homes into delicious produce such as jams, chutneys, and juices at pop-up scrumping events.

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Kirsten - Milkwood

The thing about farming on the small is that big machines just don't make sense, and often aren't affordable to your small, regenerative farming enterprise anyway.

And yet, once you've brought 18...

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Rebecca Hosking

We find quite a bit of badger activity on the farm. Most common being footprints, diggings in our pasture or, as Dave calls them, 'snuffle holes' and badger paths.

We have some incredibly well worn...

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Clare Joy

Hawkwood Nursery in Waltham Forest, London have various work opportunities for people aged 16-25. Come along to a taster day and find your future.

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Burra Maluca - Permies.com

I had a feeling I was going to like this book when I realised it was written in Wales, by a guy who wears camo. It was even printed in Aberystwyth!

I became...

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Burra Maluca - Permies.com

Every time I pick up one of Looby's books, I'm intrigued by the title but a little dubious about whether the book itself is going to apply to me. This one was no...

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Flo & Jolly Bailey

The Honey Man [www.thehoneyman.org], is a funny but highly moving exploration of Black British identity,...

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Burra Maluca - Permies.com

I give this book 9 out of 10 acorns.

I was far more impressed with this book than I expected to be. It's fun to read, it's beautifully presented, and it's...