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Thursday, 24th May 2018
Permaculture magazine
The weekend celebration of upland hay meadows is back and has even more to offer this year with a packed schedule of talks, workshops and demonstrations all aimed to engage and inform people about...
 
Wednesday, 9th May 2018
Permaculture magazine
As part of an innovative approach to working with young people in a community context, Jude Currivan and Phillip Franses from Global Synapses have teamed up with Mark O Connell from the Apricot...
 
Friday, 27th April 2018
Permaculture magazine
You could stop seeing emails and eNewsletters from Permaculture magazine unless you say you're still happy to be sent them. From 25th May 2018 organisations across Europe will abide by a new law...
 
Tuesday, 24th April 2018
Permaculture magazine
Researchers from Stockholm University have discovered that aquatic moss (Warnstorfia fluitans) can remove arsenic from water. The experiment showed that in in just one hour, the contaminated water...
 
Monday, 23rd April 2018
Friends of the Earth
Nature-lovers are being encouraged to take part in Friends of the Earth’s Great British Bee Count between 17 May and 30 June 2018.  Suitable for all ages, the Great British Bee Count helps people...
 
Tuesday, 3rd April 2018
Permaculture magazine
After the success of the first #SOSsumatra campaign in Europe in November 2017, campaigning cosmetics company Lush are teaming up again with conservation charity Sumatran Orangutan Society (SOS) to...
 
Wednesday, 14th March 2018
Permaculture magazine
Between 2004 and 2017, UK permaculture teacher Aranya has taught the full Permaculture Design Course to over 1,000 graduates worldwide. He joins an elite club! Like others, Aranya has inspired and...
 
Monday, 26th February 2018
Permaculture magazine
Over 91,500 people fear Leith Hill oil site may pollute local water A petition demonstrating public concern over the risk to local water supplies from oil drilling on Leith Hill is close to hundred...
 
Wednesday, 14th February 2018
Permaculture magazine
The Polyculture Project is set up by the Balkan Ecology Project in Bulgaria. Since 2005, Paul Alfrey, Sophie Roberts and their two boys Dylan and Archie have been experimenting with polycultures,...
 
Wednesday, 14th February 2018
Permaculture magazine
The Ecological Land Cooperative (ELC) has launched a campaign to ask landowners for donations of small parcels of land to create clusters of affordable smallholdings for new entrants to ecological...
 

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