Clive Rolison |
Tuesday, 22nd September 2015

Anyone who is interested in permaculture or alternative energy has probably considered using solar panels to provide their home with electricity which doesn’t come from the national grid or create greenhouse gases.

Anni Kelsey |
Friday, 11th September 2015

After months of planning, preparation and growing, a group of permaculture gardeners from Shropshire presented a permaculture inspired show garden at the Shrewsbury Flower Show, a prestigious event which attracts 50,000 visitors annually.

Conor O'Higgins |
Monday, 7th September 2015

Any permaculturist knows the slogan, 'the problem is the solution'. Over the past few days, I have seen that applied in an incredibly dramatic way.

Chris Hope |
Wednesday, 2nd September 2015

The elder - Sambucus nigra (Caprifoliaceae family) - is an evocative tree, steeped in history, tradition, and folklore. This is one of our great food and medicinal plants, easily found in most areas of the British Isles where people have settled.

Mark Boyle |
Thursday, 27th August 2015

Huddled around a campfire with a group of permaculturists one cool September evening, the conversation slowly moved away from natural building techniques, perennial gardening and rewilding, and onto the spicy realm of politics. Impassioned talk of voting, capitalism and anarchism mingled with...

Credit: James Taylor/London Permaculture Flickr
Graham Burnett and Nicole Vosper |
Tuesday, 25th August 2015

Does permaculture design have a place within the current 'political' narrative?

Maddy Harland |
Thursday, 20th August 2015

In the rural Shona African community in Zimbabwe, five villages of 7,000 people have joined together to form the Chikukwa Project, named after their local chief. Twenty years ago their land was deforested, barren, and nothing would grow there in the summer months. When the rains came, they...

Conor O'Higgins |
Tuesday, 18th August 2015

Haiti is a complex and unique country. The only country ever founded by a slave revolt, the first country where slavery was illegal, once the most productive agricultural center in the world, now the poorest country outside Africa, once a rainforest, now nearly a...