Monthly Archives: February 2017


Here is our carbon budget going forward
Session 5 – Permaculture Design Principle “Use & Value Renewable Resources & Services” Links: Vertical Forest Buildings – www.technocracy.news/index.php/2017/02/07 Forest Gardening, Busoga, Uganda – http://www.sector39.co.uk/blog/?p=6851 Energy, Oil, Economics – https://ourfiniteworld.com/ Atmospheric CO2 – https://www.co2.earth/ Climate Change – https://skepticalscience.com/ Calculator for angle of sun & other info. – http://www.suncalc.org Videos: “Worms […]

PDC Reading 3/6 – P 5 Natural resources





Links: Thrive – Reading-based charity, gardening therapy, education – http://www.thrive.org.uk/ Erleigh Road Community Garden, Reading – https://www.facebook.com/erleighroadcommunitygarden/ Videos: Ron Finley, Guerilla Gardener – http://www.ted.com/talks/ron_finley_a_guerilla_gardener_in_south_central_la Graham Bell, Orchard Management – http://grahambell.org/consultancy/orchard-management/ Water: The Strangest Chemical In The Universe, Guardian Explainers – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0q0ApYZrMTk Potato Control, Michael Pollan – http://www.pbs.org/thebotanyofdesire/potato-control.php Food Inc., Michael […]

PDC Reading; weekend 2/6 P3 Yields



Holmgren's permaculture principle 4
water and soil Weekend two of the Reading PDC focussed on the principles 3 and 4, Obtain a yield and Apply limitations and accept feedback. Feedback is the force the drives evolution and principle 4 leads us into systems thinking, reminding us that ecological systems gain their stability from a complex […]

Reading 2/6 P3+4 Yields and Systems