Richard Perkins |
Tuesday, 9th July 2019
No dig gardener, Steph Hafferty, speaks to Richard Perkins from Ridgedale Permaculture. They discuss the various gardens Steph works in, working alongside Charles Dowding, her own work as a kitchen gardener, author and plant-based cook as well as many other topics. Steph Hafferty is the author of...
The Story of Stuff |
Monday, 8th July 2019
Another useful video from The Story of Stuff team, this time exploring how we can move our economy towards a more sustainable direction. In the current 'Game of More', we're told to cheer a growing economy - more roads, more malls, more stuff! - even though our health indicators are worsening,...
TEDx Talks |
Thursday, 18th April 2019
Permaculture advocate and musician, Charlie Mgee, speaks at TEDx Perth about how music can be informative as well as fun. Charlie is known for bringing permaculture to the masses through his ukelele-swing songs with the Formidable Vegetables. Their first album explored the 12 permaculture...
Permaculture Magazine |
Monday, 1st April 2019
Maddy Harland, editor of Permaculture Magazine speaks with Eliot Coleman from Four Season Farm at the 2019 Oxford Real Farming Conference. Eliot explains how Four Season Farm in Maine, USA, creates fresh, organic produce year round (even through their cold, snowy winters). By using simple,...
Monday, 28th January 2019
Wade Muggleton from the Three Counties Orchard Project looks at how to grow fruit trees in even the smallest of spaces. He also shares how to best use your space for fruit trees, by using different root stocks and methods of pruning. Wade even has a tree with seven different apple varieties – all...
Three Counties Traditional Orchard Project |
Friday, 18th January 2019
Wade Muggleton from the Three Counties Orchard Project looks at how to plan and plant your own orchard. The planting season for bare rooted trees is essentially November to March, but as Wade states in the film, the best planting is before christmas before the ground gets really cold. The trees are...
Biomatrix Water |
Wednesday, 16th January 2019
Biomatrix Water are bringing nature back into urban areas through their floating ecosystems. Here they show the difference these floating ecosystems can have, with examples from Chicago, Manila and Manchester. It's becoming more evident that spending time in nature is good for our health, so...
Happen Films |
Monday, 14th January 2019
Formidable Vegetable are back with their new song, Earth People Fair. It's is the title track of their innovative, eclectic and urgent new album, inspired by the idea that we can all, at the same time mitigate and adapt to climate change by adopting the ethics of Earth Care, People Care and Fair...
Planet Community |
Thursday, 20th December 2018
The ecovillage at Dancing Rabbit, Northeastern Missouri, is a great example of a positive intentional community. Dancing Rabbit is a living experiment to uncover how to live more sustainably. They are doing this cooperatively, because they believe it is the secret ingredient to resiliency. Witness...
Charles Dowding |
Friday, 14th September 2018
More top tips from Chalres Dowding, this time sharing how to deal with bindweed in a no dig garden. Useful links Charles Dowding's latest book: No Dig Organic Home and Garden Watch: How to get the best harvests Watch: Charles Dowding's Homacres, after 4 years