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Classified advertising in Permaculture is highly effective. Minimum fee £40 (£48 inc. VAT) for up to 40 words. If you have missed the deadline to appear in the magazine don't worry as your classified can also appear just on this website for the duration of the magazine issue. To find out more, contact Tony Rollinson. 

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ACCOMMODATION

CENTRAL LONDON B&B, family run. Quote ‘Permaculture’ for 10% discount on standard rooms. Tel: 0207 837 9140. Email: info@stathanshotel.com. Web: www.stathanshotel.com

PERMACULTURE ACCOMMODATION. West Dorset, Powerstock. Self catering, self contained studio with separate washing facilities. In beautiful countryside; 20 mins drive from Ourganics Permaculture Garden. Sleeps up to three. Wood burning stove. Microwave, fridge, hob. Use of washing machine. Parking. £20 per night per person. Ring Angelica on 07837 287 366 or email angelica@riskkennard.co.uk

COURSES

Does your permaculture course appear on our Course listings pages (77-79 in the print edition)? As with our classifieds they also appear on the digital/app editions of the magazine and on our website for the duration of each issue. For details email: tony@permaculture.co.uk


ACS DISTANCE EDUCATION – Permaculture courses, PDC, studied online. Animals in the Permaculture Environment. Permaculture Consulting.  Advanced Permaculture. Permaculture Design and Construction. Permaculture Systems. Plants and Permaculture. Mud Brick Construction. Landscaping. Carpentry. Contact 01384 442 752 or info@acsedu.co.uk or visit www.acsedu.co.uk

BEN LAW OPEN DAYS & COURSES. Visit Ben’s West Sussex woodland and view his now world famous cruck framed roundwood timber house: www.ben-law.co.uk

BILL WILSON courses in the USA. Multiple PDCs in multiple locations with advanced trainings in Design and Teaching. Visit: www.midwestpermaculture.com

The Biodynamic Agricultural College offers TRAINING - online and a full time work based diploma, professional and certified. www.bdacollege.org.uk

BRIGHTON PERMACULTURE COURSES. Various dates throughout the year. Phone: 07746 185 927. Web: brightonpermaculture.org.uk

BROCKWOOD PARK SCHOOL. A vegetarian, international, alternative, boarding school for 14 - 19 year olds. Founded in 1969. View: www.brockwood.org.uk for more details.

CHARLES DOWDING, growing since 1982, no dig organic gardening and teaching in Somerset, UK. Charles discovered quicker and simpler ways to grow healthy plants. For more details please view: www.charlesdowding.co.uk

DAVID HOLMGREN courses in Australia with one of the founders of permaculture. For details view: http://holmgren.com.au

DESIGNED VISIONS. Various permaculture courses with various tutors: throughout 2019 www.designedvisions.com

FOREST GARDENING IN PORTUGAL. 10 day courses to learn about starting a food forest and growing food the permaculture way. Various dates throughout the year. www.keelayogafarm.com

FOREST GARDENING in Devon. Various dates throughout the year. Led by Martin Crawford. Web: www.agroforestry.co.uk

GRAHAM BELL OPEN DAYS & COURSES. Various dates throughout the year. Phone: 01700 502 506. Web: www.grahambell.org

GRAHAM BURNETT PERMACULTURE courses in Essex. Various dates. Phone: 07454 086 172. Web: www.spiralseed.co.uk

HERBAL COURSES. Practical courses in natural health and well-being, from one day walk and workshops to our extensive 4 weekend home herbalist course. Based on the edge of the Peak District all courses are taught by a qualified and practicing herbalist. Go to www.herbalcourses.co.uk or phone 07795 663 930 for details.

INTRODUCTION TO PERMACULTURE courses throughout the year led by Chloe Anthony in West Sussex / Kent. Phone: 01342 850 815. Website: www.sunrisepermaculture.org.uk

LONDON PERMACULTURE courses. Various venues & dates across the capital: www.LondonPermaculture.com

PERMACULTURE WOMEN’S GUILD Online Permaculture Design Course. Rolling enrolment. This game-changing course features over 40 expert teachers from around the world, each offering a module that reflects her own specialised skillset and experience. In addition to the standard 72-hour certification curriculum, this course raises the bar by offering nine extra modules on social and emotional permaculture. And we’re revolutionizing online permaculture by requiring more hands-on practice than any other PDC. In short, if you study with us, you won’t just be empowered to talk about permaculture and design pretty gardens, but you’ll also have the tools to manifest your own broad-scale designs, projects, and community programs. Our teaching team is all women, and the mission is to shine a light on the baddassery of Women in Permaculture, but all genders are welcome to enrol: www.permaculturewomen.com

PROFESSIONAL AND CERTIFIED TRAINING in organic/biodynamic gardening and farming. Online or full time two year work based apprentice style learning. 20 years experience in sustainable and holistic training for a better future. BioDynamic Agricultural College, view: www.bdacollege.org.uk

STEPHANIE HAFFERTY, seasonal plant-based recipes, organic no dig gardening, homegrown eco friendly potions from plants, edible garden design, permaculture, small-scale homesteading, living lightly and abundantly: https://nodighome.com

SUSTAINABILITY CENTRE. Courses in natural and sustainable crafts and skills including permaculture, sustainable land management, natural building, timber framing, kitchen gardening, foraging, tree pruning, craft and upcycling, nature connection, woodwork, forest school and children in permaculture training. Visit: www.sustainability-centre.org/adult-courses

TOMAS REMIARZ forest gardening expert. Contact for any of the following services:
Training programmes from short talks and workshops to in-depth courses
Mentoring service for forest gardeners, including site visits and face-to-face or remote tutorials
Collaborative design processes with groups including households, community groups, commercial or institutional clients
Site design, including singe visit walk-through designs, outline plans through to fully costed and scheduled plans
Food forest planting service including sourcing, site protection, ground preparation, planting of trees, shrubs and herbaceous layers
Site maintenance, repair and retrofitting
Development & execution of research programmes
Web: http://reallifeforestgardens.com

ONLINE PDC Online Course Special for PM subscribers. Thinking about doing a PDC online course which offers personal support and an easy to use learning platform? Check out the PDC Online Course by Noosa Forest Retreat, a permaculture community and education centre from the Sunshine Coast, Australia. More info and FREE intro-duction course: www.permaculturecourseonline.com Special Deal for PM subscribers: PDC Online Course by Noosa Forest Retreat for $690 AUD instead of $890 (around £380/€430). Use PERMACULTUREUK at checkout. Sign up here: www.permaculturecourseonline.com/enrolment/?plan=1803 (special offer valid for full PDC subscription, one-time payment)

DESIGN SERVICES

EVENTS 2016

Let us know about all of your permaculture events for 2020: tony@permaculture.co.uk


UK Permaculture Convergence returns to the Hill End Centre in Oxford, 11-13 September 2020: https://tinyurl.com/wpjyzad looks like it is moving to an Online event

THE European Permaculture Convergence, 29 June - 5 July 2020, Nethen, Belgium: https://tinyurl.com/thlc3pb

THE INTERNATIONAL PERMACULTURE CONFERENCE & CONVERGENCE, IPC14. Taking place at Colonia El Paraiso, in the Misiones province of Argentina, 28 November - 4 December 2020. Theme: Children, youth and regenerative education. For further information about tickets, scholarships, sponsorship, funding, and delegates: http://internationalpermaculture convergence.org

14th AUSTRALASIAN PERMACULTURE CONVERGENCE (APC14), September 2020, Brisbane, NSW. Details to be confirmed: https://apc14.permacultureaustralia.org.au/apc15

FOR SALE

ECCO STOVE wood fired masonry heaters provide an economical and highly efficient way of getting the most out of the least amount of fuel. To find out more contact our team on 01527 857 814 or email sales@eccostove.com Web: www.eccostove.com

INFINITY FOODS. Wholesale organic and natural foods. A workers Co-operative, supplying ethically traded organic and natural wholefoods since 1971. An unparalleled range of branded goods. An extensive and varied range of Infinity Foods own brand products. Local, national and international delivery. For further details email: info@infinity.coop or view the website: www.infinityfoodswholesale.coop

MID 90Ss 2 berth caravan, bought for  £500 18 months ago but I never used it. Sound. Offers or free if you're in dire straits. East Devon area. Contact Kirsty 07403 425 528

PERMACULTURE MAGAZINE’s own range of high quality hoodies, t-shirts and more are now available in all sizes and colours. Our T-shirts and hoodies are made from plants not plastic and are made to be sent back for remanufacturing instead of landfill. Get yours today, made with certified organic cotton in renewable energy powered factories: www.permaculture.teemill.co.uk
Also, check out our reusable 450ml Bamboo Water Bottle. Ideal for keeping your drinks cold or hot. Order via: https://globalwakecup.com/products/permaculturewaterbottle

ETHICALLY MADE BEDDING & CLOTHING If you are looking for beautiful, organic and ethically made bedding and clothing then Greenfibres is the right place. Greenfibres has been making and selling organic textiles since 1996. We offer customers a personal service, and take a thoughtful approach to all aspects of the product manufacturing and trading experience. We’ve helped to grow the organic textile market in the past 15 years and are confident that green solutions will build a brighter, more just, future. The wonderful natural collection of items you will find here include:
    Cosy organic cotton pillowcases
    Fluffy Soil Association certified towels
    Natural skincare and cleaning products that really work
    Many different organic & natural mattresses
    Really comfortable and breathable socks!
Mail order open Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm: https://www.greenfibres.com/


GENERAL

NOT SURE WHICH CATEGORY TO ADVERTISE IN? - have your ad placed here, contact tony@permaculture.co.uk

REMIN - Volcanic Rock Dust. Soil and compost remineraliser. Beneficial as a:
    Top dressing for growing, soil and/or compost
    Compost improver to mix with every bag and bin of mature compost
    Compost activator and accelerator for compost making systems
    Tonic for wormeries
Details: http://www.reminscotland.com/

TRIPLE BOTTOM LINE ACCOUNTING is managed by Peter Ellington, Permanent Publications Financial Director. It provides accounting and taxation services for social enterprises, charities, businesses, and individuals looking to build communities with environmental concerns. For a free initial consultation call Peter on 07824 479 489. View: www.triplebottomlineaccounting.com

HOLIDAYS

BEAUTIFUL, RUGGED PEMBROKESHIRE. Three eco-friendly, converted barns on smallholding. Each sleeps 4 - 6. Coastal path 2 miles 01348 891344. Email: holidays@stonescottages.co.uk Web: stonescottages.co.uk

ECO-YOGA RETREATS with Permaculture in Portugal. One week relaxing on an off-gird farm in the sun. Daily yoga classes and permaculture workshops. www.keelayogafarm.com

HAMPSHIRE ECO-HOSTEL & CAMPSITE, including Yurts and Tipis in the heart of the South Downs National Park. Family friendly, 55-acre woodland site. Great location for walking and cycling. Veggie café onsite. Tel: 01730 823 549. Web: www.sustainability-centre.org

SEASIDE HOLIDAY HOUSE. Superb for family holidays and hideaway breaks, 1 minute’s walk from sea. Cosy Victorian house in Seaview, Isle of Wight, sleeps 5. Next to wetland wildfowl reserve and wooded estate. Games room at end of garden. Accessible by public transport. Bike hire available. Contact: tim@permaculture. co.uk for PM readers’ off-season discounts. Web: www.oaksatseaview.info

WEST DORSET, peaceful self-catering organic garden cottage. Axe valley countryside views. Near Marshwood Vale and Lyme Bay. Sleeps 2+2. Ideal walking and sketching. Art tuition/ceramics. Tel: 01460 220 201. Email: marilynroseart@googlemail.com Web: www.axevalleycottage.co.uk

MISCELLANEOUS

NOT SURE WHICH CATEGORY TO ADVERTISE IN? Have your ad placed here, contact tony@permaculture.co.uk

OPPORTUNITIES

Black2Nature - Race Equality in Nature, is a black-led group formed with the aim of getting Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic people of all ages out into nature. The group wish to hear from people who would like to join, support or contribute. Email: equalityinnature@gmail.com

COUPLE SEEK likeminded partner(s) to purchase 5 hectares in SO32, Meon Valley, for mixed permaculture smallholding. Working towards permaculture diploma. Relevant skills, funds, business plan. Several potential plots identified. Serious long term project in good faith. Email for details: birdie17@ntlworld.com

ELEVATOR – The Good Job Network promotes jobs with social enterprises, charities and purpose driven companies. Sign-up for free, create freelance profiles and earn money from referring friends to ethical jobs. All the jobs have been curated to ensure they are all paid opportunities to make the world a better place: https://elevatorcafe.com

FAMILY RUN PERMACULTURE FARM (4.5 hectares) with cutting shrubs, fruits and vegetables in Ospel (the Netherlands) is looking for (a) partner(s) to develop and deliver educational programmes. Mastery of the Dutch language is essential. Farm buildings are being renovated to facilitate programmes. Primary focus is on primary school children, tailored programmes and learning by doing. Contact Thamar: thamar@aards.net

FOR RENT Spain farm house long term organic olive grove with land for vegetable garden close to the river. House off grid 150m2. 1KM far from the village of Quesada Jaen. Natural park of Cazorla. Wifi. Water. More information latorrecill@hotmail.com

PERMACULTURE CAREER OPPORTUNITY, SW FRANCE. Established not for profit association seeks permaculture diploma holder (student?) to help develop and manage 2Ha site into productive forest garden and visitor/learning centre. For a full job description please e-mail letter of motivation to barefoot12@sfr.fr

STROUD GREEN MARKET in North London is hoping to work with producers, societies and individuals with permaculture/biodynamic principles, particularly farms and smallholdings who could run a stall or supply produce. Other ideas welcome! ed@stroudgreenmarket.com, www.stroudgreenmarket.com

TAKING PART in the Permaculture Ambassador programme is a great way of developing and practising many different kinds of skills and gaining confidence in using them. Sign up to Ambassador email alerts to hear about how you can be involved in the Ambassador network. We will also share relevant opportunities and events (festivals, talks, courses): www.permaculture.org.uk/ambassador

PERSONAL

PROPERTY AND LAND

Property tends to go very well within the magazine and on our website. It is fair to say if you have property with good land and wish to sell on to buyers who would care for and develop the soil and facilities you have nurtured then the readers of Permaculture are ideal people to tell about what you have to sell. "I have been amazed at the response for our house for sale. We have sold it and are now living in Spain." Katy (who advertised in Permaculture magazine)

ANGLESEY, TRADITIONAL WELSH 2 bed cottage in idyllic situation. C/h., d.g., woodburning stove, mountain views, mild climate. Close to beach, on a bus route. Large sheltered, organic garden, flowers, vegetables, traditional fruit trees. Large greenhouse, studio/workshop, 2 sheds. £220,000. 01248491829, simddawen48@gmail.com

APPROXIMATELY 2 HECTARES (5 acres) of mixed woodland/meadow available for sale £140,000. Features: log house with composting toilet; ongoing planting of seedgrown native trees since 2004; no grazing or cutting since 2004. Contact: crofter2023@gmail.com

ARE YOU INTERESTED in selling or buying a sustainably developed property? See https://www.sustainable-properties.com Site has been running for 8 years and has just had a complete revamp.  Only £35 for a 6 month advert. Contact David sustprop@gmail.com

EAST WILTSHIRE, Lock Keeper’s Cottage on the K & A Canal. 210 year old bath stone building in good order throughout; 2 bedrooms; fuel store, studio, outbuildings & shepherd’s hut, in nearly 1/3 acre of manageable garden, with chicken and orchard areas. COMPLETELY OFF GRID: own solar electricity & water; Rayburn multi fuel  does 5 radiators CH, water and cooking. Delightful cosy eco-home within easy reach of local village with all main services and mainline station to Paddington. Offers iro £495,000; mike7337@hotmail.co.uk

ELC Share Offer -- Ecological Ag. Needs You! The Ecological Land Coop (ELC) 2020 Share Offer needs you. Raising investment to develop agricultural land into smallholding clusters, the ELC Share Offer is a great opportunity to bring about the change you want to see in the world. An investment in the Cooperative carries with it a social dividend. You are enabling the ELC to continue its valuable mission: creating affordable access to land for sustainable uses through the creation of low-impact smallholdings. From 500 to 40,000 shares per individual or company are offered up to 3% in interest on share capital annually. Shares are valued at £1 each. Investment will go toward land purchase, a ‘FarmStart’ project and the development of new services. As an investor you automatically become a member of the ELC — a cooperative movement committed to creating opportunities for future growers. Invest and become part of the movement.  To find out more & how to invest please visit: www.ethex.org.uk/elc2020 or email: communications@ecologicalland.coop

KILMARTIN GLEN, Argyll, touch base with your Neolithic ancestors. Approx. 2.5 acres native woodland on fair gradient facing South East sheltered from Westerlies, access for Shepherds Hut or similar, £13,500. Also down hill, a wee walk from track to an off-grid isolated Larch Cabin set in half an acre Native Woodland (mostly downy birch and alder) peaty ground, facing South and East for maximum light. £15,000. Telephone Woody on 07900 473 493.

LARGE HOUSE 0.8 acres, barns, stables, workshop, established fruit & veg garden. Polytunnel, greenhouse, raised beds, springwater, solar PV as income (€7k p.a.). Public transport 2 mins. Near Marburg, Germany & the Unesco Kellerwald & Edersee. €139,000. info@woodshed.eu or +49(0)1713 850 877.

OFF-GRID small-holding for sale in central Portugal, 2-up 2-down cottage with approx.. 1,000m2 good organically cultivated land, in beautiful secluded valley, E40,000. Email: rarallison@tutanota.com

PRIVATE SALE in the south of France: Aude (Cathar Country). Beautiful plot of 5ha bordered by a river, on conservation site with fruit trees. Construction possible in the context of an agricultural project. There is a 18mx8m greenhouse, as well as wooden shelter and a caravan. Additionnal plots beside totaling 11ha including 1/3ha edible grapes in full production. €130,000. Please ring: +33 686 911 675. Email: erretegia64@gmail.com

RURAL COMPLEX OF 5 HOUSES with 10,000sqm for sale, Bulgaria. 3 bed bungalow, 4 bed house, large property as 2 apartments, small house for renovation, fallen down house and barns. Permaculture area, vegetable garden, small orchard. Includes tractor. Offers £200,000. Email: rachel@thetravelbug.org

RURAL RETREAT, CROATIA: Contemporary oak barn conversion including 70m2 studio space; traditional wooden house; small barn; 0.6 hectare plus use of more. Mainly woodland, some cultivated in past. Potential for residential workshops, permaculture family home or just holidays. www.dobrariverstudio.com

SMALL FARM, smallholding, barn or building required on the Kent, Surrey, Sussex boarding to create a unique, permaculture cookery school. Approx 10/20 acres required. Must have easy access. InitIally to buy but would consider renting or a joint venture. Email: simonrsilvester@gmail.com

SOUTH FACING BARN CONVERSION, Herefordshire. 3 beds plus 1 bed s/c annexe. Double garage/workshop. Rural but not remote. Close lovely market town. Approx 1 acre inc. paddock, trees, pond, well. Great potential as microholding. £430k. For more info: linda.secker@gmail.com

SW FRANCE- Aquitaine, one of the mildest and sunniest regions. Wide selection of properties for sale including those with permaculture, smallholding, or equestrian potential, plus watermills, gîtes, B&Bs and small farms. New additions also sought. Email jo@actous.immo for more information. Licensed Estate Agent and Permaculture Diploma Holder. Josephine Holleran, Agent Commercial, SIRET: 82485261000016. Actous Immobilier SARL, Carte Professionnelle: CPI16012018000027320, CCI de la Charente.

WANTED TO RENT: smallholding with min 6 acres, part Woodland, outbuildings for livestock and craft space, polytunnel/greenhouse, must have shower room downstairs and main bathroom, min 4 beds. For regenerative farming co-working community of 5 multi skilled adults. Open to all locations and in depth discussions. Tel: 07846 824 364. Email: peaceravenwood@gmail.com

WEST WALES-Newcastle Emlyn, Carmarthenshire. For sale good quality built framed stables offering rest area, toilet and shower facilities. 3 stables, tack/feed room, outside-gravel and concrete yard. Good clean 4.4acres level pasture land with stock fencing, well water, tree and hedge lined. The property is in a private location with no close neighbours and is accessed along a quiet shared driveway. Offers in the region of £190,000. For further details please contact carolineyvonne@hotmail.co.uk

PUBLICATIONS


VEGAN ORGANIC FARMING & GROWING promotes permaculture using green manures and composts. Environmentally and animal friendly, sustainable growing - step into the future with the Vegan Organic Network. For magazines, DVDs, course details, info and support see www.veganorganic.net or ring 08452 235 232.

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TRADES AND CRAFTS

WANTED

TY PREN are a Roundwood timber framing company at the forefront of the natural building revolution. We are based in west Wales, and are looking to hire a part-time business development manager. See Facebook and www, typren.co.uk for further details.

IS THERE SOMETHING YOU NEED or would like? A contact, community, help? Have your ad placed here, contact tony@permaculture.co.uk

DONATIONS. PM & our readers support permaculture communities who do not have access to currency. Click the ‘Donate’ button in the top right hand corner of www.permaculture.co.uk to contribute.

HERE IS A LIST of UK stores who already stock PM: https://www.permaculture.co.uk/stockists If you would like to join them please contact: tony@permaculture.co.uk for further details

TAKING PART in the Permaculture Ambassador programme is a great way of developing and practising many different kinds of skills and gaining confidence in using them. Sign up to Ambassador email alerts to hear about how you can be involved. We also share relevant opportunities and events (festivals, talks, courses): www.permaculture.org.uk/ambassador

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