Fracking lobby needed now
The Magic Gardener (Magical Extreme Permaculture in the Cambrians) has just posted a new recipe: Rosa Rugosa Delight. It's red, it's shiny, it's got big prockly bits, and it's in a hedgerow or garden near you! Get it in a jar before it's too late. Find out how at:
Tell us about your project
LAND survey for Wales
Welsh LAND / Tir Dysgu
The LAND project is coming to Wales. The first stage is to survey potential projects, so if you have a site in Wales, please complete the online survey form (in English or Welsh)
Calling all land-based projects in Wales! Are you interested in learning more about sustainability or Permaculture and networking with like-minded people? Is your site a great demonstration of Permaculture in practice? Would you like to learn more about how you can use Permaculture to develop your site and project? If the answer to any of these questions is "Yes", the Permaculture Wales Working Group would love to hear from you.
Russian abundance model could feed the world
Russia's Private Garden Plot Act, which was signed into law back in 2003, entitles every Russian citizen to a private plot of land, free of charge, ranging in size from 2.2 acres to 6.8 acres. Each plot can be used for growing food, or for simply vacationing or relaxing, and the government has agreed not to tax this land. The result of this effort has been phenomenal, as Russian families collectively grow practically all the food they need.
Read the whole story here:
Peter Rabbit knows something you should know
The Magic Gardener has been at it again: have food blog, will cook -
The basil is kaput. The rocket has long entered outer space. The parsley is all washed up and seedy. What to make fresh pesto with?
Fear not – those juicy late season carrots hold the solution!
Carrot top pesto