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Rozie Apps |
Saturday, 16th August 2014
I have passed the signs for West Dean Chilli Fiesta my entire life but I have never ventured in. As a child I hated hot and spicey food and my Dad's chilli con carne was regularly too much for me to handle. But now, as I have begun to grow up, I... more
 
Rozie Apps |
Monday, 11th August 2014
Charles Dowding is the king of no-dig gardening. His 30 years experience has given him a successful market garden without the use of any machinery. Our editor, Maddy Harland, visited Charles at the end of 2014 in his new home and found an abundant... more
 
Deano Martin |
Monday, 21st July 2014
Grass, Soil, Hope: A Journey Through Carbon Country looks at a series of projects and techniques that are capturing carbon from the atmosphere and sequestering it. It contains a really good explanation of carbon cycles, both globally, and in the... more
 
Maddy Harland |
Thursday, 17th July 2014
I first came across the idea of Hobo Stoves made from a simple tin can on YouTube. I loved the idea of turning a useless tin can into a DIY cooking stove so I made one myself. It was OK, it worked but I did need to modify it to make it draw... more
 
Deano Martin |
Tuesday, 15th July 2014
This is a beautifully put together book, full of wonderful stories and pictures, of 60 projects from all around the world. The sheer variety of the projects listed is astonishing, and inspiring, and left me feeling like I should be doing more myself... more
 
Deano Martin |
Friday, 11th July 2014
This is another book that looks at carbon; however the author chooses to focus on agriculture and food production. That narrower range allows her to look at soil management strategies in a little more depth. Whilst there is a lot worth reading, I... more
 
Tony Rollinson |
Thursday, 10th July 2014
Street Food is a recipe book that presents wild food as 'the new street food', where the vendors, like the food, are often outdoors and easily accessible. These foods offer dramatic, inventive tastes yet are inexpensive and no longer just the... more
 
Rozie Apps |
Wednesday, 9th July 2014
The team here at Permaculture enjoy a day out, and you can't beat exploring beautiful gardens filled with colourful flowers and plants. What better place to find all of this, than RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show. Myself and editor Maddy Harland... more
 
Patrick Whitefield |
Thursday, 3rd July 2014
What's the need for another book on perennial vegetables when we already have two excellent tomes by Martin Crawford and Eric Toensmeier? There are two good reasons in my view. Firstly, they complement each other, with one author giving more weight... more
 
Rozie Apps |
Thursday, 26th June 2014
In it's seventh year, the Environmental Photographer of the Year competition has brought thousands of people, problems, suffering, environmental issues and solutions together. Open to the public, the exhibition shares thousands of artists' striking... more
 

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