Permaculture on the Edge

More is happening on the edge …

Strawberries & Chipmunks

  We had high hopes for our strawberry crop this year. We bought some new strawberry plants, weeded the patch, laid down some plastic (we didn’t have any straw to … Continue reading

July 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

SPIN Farming as a Business Model for New Urban Farmers

In my other ‘sustainability’ course I took, I choose to do a report on SPIN farming, which I’ve always been intersted in. Here it is in all its PDF glory! … Continue reading

July 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Place of Grocery Stores in the Local Food Movement

I finished a couple of courses in ‘sustainability’ from the local college a few months back . I had to write a final report for each one so I thought … Continue reading

July 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

There’s a Permaculture Group in Kingston!

I was so happy to discover a Permaculture Group in Kingston when I came to town. Permaculture is not as well known in Poland (where I lived for years). But … Continue reading

April 29, 2014 · Leave a comment

Review of Permaculture Design by Aranya

A few months ago I decided to buy my first Permaculture book. I had already taken the Design Course (PDC) and I wanted to learn more about the details of … Continue reading

January 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

Yeoman’s Plough and Keyline Design

Practical Farmers of Iowa ‘Farminar’ Serise Yeomans Plough and Keyline Design (My notes on the webinar, which you can find here) – Keyline Design is primarily about farm planning and … Continue reading

October 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

Building Wholesale Relationships

Practical Farmers of Iowa ‘Farminar’ Serise Building Wholesale Relationships (My notes on the webinar, which you can find here) – Echollective Farm sells to a local co-op retailer rather than … Continue reading

September 22, 2013 · Leave a comment