news in brief

Tuesday, 9th October 2018
Permaculture magazine
An international Economics of Happiness conference, co-hosted by Local Futures and Happy City, will bring prominent and respected thinkers, activists and innovators to Bristol later this month to...
Tuesday, 2nd October 2018
Permaculture magazine
The nation’s coppice workers are coming together to share information, renew friendships and learn new skills before the beginning of a winter in the woods. The National Coppice Federation’s (NCFed)...
Monday, 1st October 2018
Ecological Land Cooperative
The Ecological Land Cooperative opens smallholder applications for their East Sussex site continuing the work of generating ecological farming opportunities and rural enterprise. The Ecological Land...
Tuesday, 11th September 2018
Permaculture magazine
Since 2006, the annual Serpentine Marathon has gathered leading figures from all disciplines to explore a specific topic from multiple perspectives.  The Work Marathon follows last year’s...
Tuesday, 7th August 2018
Permaculture Association
Hulme, Manchester is a living testament to the power of community: individuals coming together to take a stand for what they believe in.

 It has been a hotbed for non-conformity, social activism and...
Friday, 27th July 2018
Permaculture Tywi
The team at Permaculture Tywi are extremely proud to present one of the earliest pioneers of permaculture, Geoff Lawton, who was taught by the father of permaculture himself, Bill Mollison. This will...
Friday, 8th June 2018
Permaculture magazine
Cyclists will be out in force in Surrey and Sussex on 23 June for the ‘Tour De Frack’ to say 'No' to the industrialisation of our countryside by oil and gas companies.
There are 3 routes for cyclists...
Wednesday, 30th May 2018
Permaculture magazine
The Abundant Earth Foundation, in partnership with Permaculture Magazine International, announces the first global Youth in Permaculture Prize. Young permaculturists, 25 years old and under, who are...
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...