News in brief

Permaculture magazine |
Monday, 27th July 2015

The Resurgence Summer Camp takes place this week, and there's still a few spaces!

Permaculture magazine |
Thursday, 23rd July 2015

Steel Farm in Northumberland became the national winner of the Small Project Category at the UK Passivhaus Awards.

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Permaculture magazine |
Friday, 17th July 2015

The 'impossible' zero-carbon house has been constructed in Cardiff.

Designers from Cardiff University have created a zero-carbon house with its costs within the range for social housing - which Chancellor George Osbourne...

Permaculture magazine |
Tuesday, 14th July 2015

Green Gathering Festival, 13-16th August 2015, have two tickets to give away!

To enter, all you need to do is send us your permaculture solutions!

We regularly feature our readers' DIY projects on the website and in the magazine and we would love to hear yours!

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Transition Tooting |
Monday, 13th July 2015

The ever popular Tooting Foodival returns for its eighth year, promising to celebrate the diversity of tasty dishes that can be grown, cooked and enjoyed in Tooting. The sustainable food festival takes place over the weekend of 12-13 September 2015.

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Permaculture magazine |
Friday, 10th July 2015

The Permaculture Research Institute and founder Geoff Lawton, based in Australia, are the 2015 winners of the Energy Globe Award.

The award was given to the institute for their project 'Greening/Re-Greening The Desert'.

Permaculture magazine |
Thursday, 9th July 2015

Ben Law, well-known author and the permaculture woodsman who built his own timber framed home on Channel 4's Grand Designs, is to feature in the new mini series of the programme.

The new series is four special episodes in celebration of 15 years of Grand Designs. Each episode explores...

The Rocket Mass Heater at Lackan Cottage Farm
Steven Golemboski-Byrne |
Wednesday, 1st July 2015

Rocket stoves are low cost, energy efficient, thermal mass heaters and with training you can make them too.