PA activities proposed for APC 12, what's happening with PermaFund, its upcoming gathering in Katoomba NSW and its grants program, and news from Accredited Permaculture Training... all in this report form the PA Board of Directors…
A Northern NSW "permaculture farmer" calling for a boycott of halal foods and linked with an alleged far-right anti-Islamic group could bring the permaculture design system into disrepute if her beliefs are taken to be representative of permaculture.
The cycles of the moon have influenced gardeners from diverse cultures over many centuries. While science may not fully understand why planting by the moon works, anecdotal evidence sugsgest that it does.
Down in Hobart there's a hard-working team of fine folk creating the Hobart City Farm. For the sake of having a healthy food system, we need these types of enterprises popping up EVERYWHERE in Australia. Lets be sure to help this one make the transition from dream into reality. Share if you care!
Transition Town Mount Hawthorn is a community group closely aligned with Permaculture West. We received a small grant from the WA Waste Authority to create a community network around chickens in Mt Hawthorn.
Ross Mars is looking for a colour cover for his forthcoming book tentatively titled 'The Permaculture Resource Book - Strategies, techniques and skills for the transition to a sustainable world'. Submission to be in by 16 January 2015