news in brief

Friday, 20th May 2016
Permaculture magazine
Singer, songwriter and activist Neil Young has been back in touch with Permaculture magazine to invite us on the European Leg of his worldwide tour. As with the American leg, we need two volunteers...
 
Wednesday, 11th May 2016
Permaculture magazine
In what has now become an annual event, there is a groundswell of support for this year’s Permaculture Scotland Gathering, to be held 3-5 June in Coldstream in The Scottish Borders.  It’s already...
 
Wednesday, 4th May 2016
Permaculture magazine
Resurgence magazine – now called Resurgence & Ecologist - is celebrating 50 years as one of the world's longest standing green magazine this week. Satish Kumar, Editor-in-Chief of Resurgence...
 
Wednesday, 27th April 2016
Permaculture magazine
A new funding scheme has been launched for ecological agriculture, with The Ecological Land Co-operative (ELC) being in the first batch of recipients. The Just Growth Fund is awarded to ecological...
 
Tuesday, 26th April 2016
Permaculture magazine
Permaculture magazine co-founder and editor, Maddy Harland, will be speaking in a live online interview on Tuesday May 3rd, about all things permaculture. Anyone can listen in to the interview, and...
 
Tuesday, 26th April 2016
Soil Association
An Innovative Farmers field lab tested heritage varieties of potato and found that all varieties, including newer breeds, performed well for yield and blight resistance. A taste test also found that...
 
Tuesday, 12th April 2016
Permaculture magazine
Permaculture poet Helen Moore is reading from her latest collection, Ecozoa (published by Permanent Publications http://permanentpublications.co.uk/port/ecozoa-by-helen-moore/) at the prestigious ...
 
Monday, 4th April 2016
Permaculture magazine
The National Coppice Federation are holding a conference in May, to workout how conservation and coppicing can be combined. Focusing on integrating the values of coppicing for biodiversity and the...
 
Wednesday, 30th March 2016
Permaculture magazine
The world’s first heated, chemical free, public pool is being created in Bathwick, UK. Yes Bathwick! You couldn't dream it up! As part of a restoration scheme on the UK's only surviving Georgian open...
 
Thursday, 17th March 2016
Permaculture magazine
Oregon State University is providing free access to the knowledge and tools needed to help combat climate change and other world issues in a massive open online course, or MOOC, on sustainable...
 

Pages