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DOWNSHIFTING BACK TO FRONT
How Jennie and Ian Lock left their country idyll for a market town and discovered neighbours.
 
RECHARGING THE SOIL
Jane Cobbald offers a taste of the ideas and work of Austrian visionary and inventor, Viktor Schauberger.
 
STORING YOUR SURPLUS Part 2
Low-tech and effective ways of drying and storing food by Kate McEvoy.
 
CREATING CEREMONY
Ideas and stories from Glennie Kindred and Lu Garner about how to contact the sacred in our lives.
 
MAKING A SPLASH!
Paul Wagland reports on two natural swimming pools recently installed by Michael Littlewood.
 
HOW TO MAKE A DIY WORMERY
Reader, Paul Webster, shares his inexpensive and easy to make worm bin design.
 
SEEDLESS GRAPES FOR COOL CLIMATES
Avid grape collector, Brian Edwards, invited his friends to a tasting and shares the results with us.
 
HEALTHY RELATIONSHIPS IN THE GARDEN
Dr Mark Fisher introduces companion planting and describes how to plant guilds for healthy, robust gardens and farms.
 
A DREAM COME TRUE?
How Duarte Câmara made his dream of peace and plenty come true in beautiful Madeira.
 
PLANTING A NEW WOODLAND Part 1
Patrick Whitefield takes a look at what to consider when designing and planting a wood.
 
BUILDING WITH STRAW BALES Part 1
Barbara Jones gives a detailed appraisal of straw bale building in a damp climate.
 
LIVING STREETS
Ben Plowden explains why walking is an essential strategy for reviving urban areas.
 
THE ART OF PERMACULTURE GARDENING
How to design a healthy, robust and productive garden with Patrick Whitefield.
 
ECO CENTRICITY
Max Lindegger describes how a model ecocentre was built at Crystal Waters Village.
 
GETTING INTO HOT WATER
Want to build your own efficient solar hot water panels? Dave Darby tells how.
 
TRANSPORTS OF DELIGHT
David Henshaw explores an exiting range of alternatives to the car.
 
NOT A RIB TO SPARE IN THE GARDEN OF EDEN
Sculptor and low impact builder, Jack Everett, describes a very special shelter he built at the Eden Project, Cornwall.
 
VEGETABLES IN CLOVER
Patrick Whitefield reports on an innovative research project that could revolutionise organic gardening.
 
A SHARE OF THE EARTH
Hellen Trussell describes her life on a Scottish organic farm which runs a successful Community Supported Agriculture scheme.
 
GROWING GRAPES OUTDOORS
Fruit artisan, Clive Simms, gives advice on how to grow and prune healthy, hardy grapes for the table.
 
STEALING THE SHOW
How a strawbale house in Ireland was built in no time at all, with little money, and stole the show at a homes and gardens festival. Rob Hopkins reports.
 
GARDENING A COMMUNITY
Dr Paul Benham describes the transformation of bare fields into a thriving market garden and educational centre in Wales.
 
LIVING AMONGST THE TREES
Dan Mills reports on a low impact, sustainable living and educational project in a Devon Community woodland.
 
A HOME IN THE WOODS
Can 30 acres of woodland support two people and offer a happy, sustainable lifestyle? Wade Muggleton investigates.
 

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