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Autumn 2015 (PM 85)
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The Great Work of Our Time...
Award winning filmmaker, John D. Liu, describes how earth restoration can help us grow a collective consciousness that will ensure our future.
 
The Oldest Forest Garden in Britain
Graham Bell explains the different layers of his temperate food forest and how these create abundant harvests.
 
Alleviating Poverty With Permaculture
Warren Draper explains how permaculture can tackle poverty and proposes a way of acquiring the necessary skills for free.
 
Permaculture and PoliticsREAD NOW
Mark Boyle explores how the permaculture movement can learn to read the political landscape – and why it needs rewilding.
 
The Art of Deep Listening
Helen Iles explains how applying Aboriginal ‘deep listening’ could help us all to reconnect.
 
Permablitz
Rozie Apps discovers how permablitz brings edible, decorative and wildlife friendly gardens to homes and community spaces.
 
Growing Resilience
Katherine May and Nanni Concu share how they developed a non-monetary, co-operative farming economy that feeds them all year.
 
Design For Humanity
Stuart Muir Wilson explains how the ethics and principles of his grandfather, Bill Mollison, have shaped his life and work.
 
What is Permaculture?
Part 4, Maddy Harland gives examples of the ways permaculture principles can be applied.
 
Planting a Woodland
Julian Evans shares the basics of planting trees: where to plant, sourcing and species choice.
 
Children and Trees
Andreas Kornevall explains why children can bring happiness to us – whilst planting trees.
 
Working With Drones
Mike Hutchinson meets Smilyan Pavlov and finds out how drones can be of use to smallscale farmers and permaculturists.
 
Perennial Cropping
explores the viability of growing perennials rather than fertiliser-hungry annuals.
 
The Wildflower Meadow
Richard Webb explains how he turned a lawn into a beautiful, biodiverse meadow.
 
Summer 2015 (PM 84)
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PLAN AND PLANT POLYCULTURES
Vera Greutink explains how to plant larger annual vegetables in polycultures while using less space than you might imagine.
 
THREE CHOICE TREES
Martin Crawford describes three beguiling trees that are ideal for permaculture small-holdings and gardens.
 
PHOTOGRAPHY AS AN OBSERVATION TOOL
Stuart and Gabrielle Anderson show how we can use photography as a tool for permaculture design and discovery.
 
REWILDING
Amelia Lake has looked at the pros and cons and argues that we should all embrace rewilding as a path to sustainable human existence.
 
INSTANT FARM - JUST ADD PERMACULTURE
Richard Perkins describes the first 6 months of setting up Ridgedale Permaculture.
 
THE JIGSAW OVEN
What happens when a clay oven is crossed with a rocket stove? Tony Martin experiments with the concept and comes up with this unique design.
 
3 HEALTHY VEGGIES FOR YOUR GARDEN AND PLATE
Charles Dowding explains how to grow Oca, Yacon and Stevia, while Stephanie Hafferty shares how to make them into delicious meals.
 
WHAT IS PERMACULTURE?
In the third of this four part series, Maddy Harland explores the permaculture principles evolved by David Holmgren.
 
PERMACULTURE PRE-SCHOOL
Georgina-Kate Adams talks to Guba’s Emma Granville about how to start a pre-school using permaculture principles.
 
RETURN OF THE LAZYBEDS
Suzie Cahn on the return of the Celtic ‘lazy bed’ system that used to be common in Ireland.
 
DIY ECO-MAKEOVER
How Francesca Wakefield and Dan Stickland sustainably retrofitted their Victorian home.
 
DUCKS IN PERMACULTUREREAD NOW
James Reid keeps ducks in his vegetable garden and utilises their inputs and outputs.
 
PM'S GUIDE TO FESTIVALS AND EVENTS
Our guide to International Permaculture Festivals and Events in 2015.
 
Spring 2015 (PM 83)
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The Wonders of Woodchip
Wade Muggleton visits an amazing allotment that needs no digging or watering
 
Wild Animals and how to recognise their signs
Patrick Whitefield shares how spotting animal signs is just one aspect of how we can learn to read our landscapes and their history.
 
Pallet Bench Project
John Adams explains how to build a comfortable, two seater garden bench using only scrap pallets and a handful of screws.
 
Upcycling an Old Barn
How Stuart and Gabrielle Anderson have given new life to a 200 year old cob and stone barn using a variety of materials and techniques.
 
Farming With Nature
Maddy Harland visits Rebecca Hosking on her farm in Devon.
 
Hotbeds and Their Many Uses
Master of organic, no-dig gardening, Charles Dowding explains how to make and use them.
 
Growing Health and Happiness
Rozie Apps discovers a South African permaculture project that teaches urban people how to grow food and start new enterprises.
 
How to Plan and Plant a Forest Garden
Graham Burnett explains how a food forest can be grown on balcony, urban garden or allotment... it’s all down to the planning.
 
What is Permaculture?
Maddy Harland explores the ‘original’ permaculture principles set out by Bill Mollison.
 
Tree Beekeeping
Jonathan Powell explores the ancient practice of tree beekeeping, a low intervention form of beekeeping using a living tree.
 
Scrap Upcycling – It’s a Steal!READ NOW
Steve Hanson shows how he turns scrap into desirable green woodworking tools.
 
The Many Uses of Udo
Stephen Barstow invites you to savour a remarkable wild edible, Udo.
 
Willows, Wetlands & Wee
Féidhlim Harty looks at some eco-friendly solutions to the problems of dealing with domestic wastewater.
 
Growing Youthful Solutions
Ryan Blosser and Jenna Clarke – Project GROWS healing both the community and the land.
 
Play Time
Mike Jones – how play is a key ingredient in our ability to adapt to new evolutionary challenges.