Monthly Archives: December 2015

26 December 2015 10:06am – Agroforestry

Interesting article on agroforestry. Agroforestry: The Art of Farming With Trees Hopefully I will see the same results from having planted three pigeon pea plants around my new banana plants a few weeks ago. In true multi-use fashion, they will provide nitrogen … Continue reading

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25 December 2015 5:39am – RIP 2nd Polish fluffball

Merry Christmas everyone! I hope you all have a wonderful day with friends and family (with stress and fighting kept to a minimum). I, however, have some sad news. We found one of the little polish chicks half drowned in … Continue reading

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23 December 2015 10:57am – Social Permaculture

Care for People and Care for the Planet, two ethics of permaculture, go hand in hand. Care for People and Care for Planet – Exploring Social Permaculture

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23 December 2015 10:13am – Costa Rica: 99% Renewable Energy

Woohoo! Well done Costa Rica! Costa Rica achieved 99% renewable energy this year

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23 December 2015 9:11am – Regenerative Ag: Flerding

Mimicing Nature in regenerative agriculture Regenerative Agriculture: The Joys of Flerding

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22 December 2015 6:57am – Darwin: Largest Solar System

Woohoo! Go Darwin! Darwin shopping centre takes “largest solar system” mantle

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22 December 2015 6:39am – Happy Summer Solstice!

Happy Summer Solstice everyone!

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21 December 2015 4:57pm – Fluffballs!

Introducing the new generation of ‘fluffballs’! :D I came home from house-sitting to find these gorgeous little things had hatched in my absence. The tally is 5x Polish (as judged by the big pompoms on top of their heads) and … Continue reading

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11 December 2015 3:44pm – We’re (mostly) off-grid!

DRUM ROLL!! At long last, we are now (mostly) OFF-GRID! YAAAAAAYYYY!!!! :D (where ‘almost’ means the high-powered items, such as the air con, oven and washing machine, are still grid-connected, but everything else is now on batteries, and even those … Continue reading

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10 December 2015 7:25pm – Farming in the City

An interesting read, from the other side of the planet WOMEN FARMING IN THE CITY

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