Making connections

So many new connections are being made, as the wave builds behind the move to natural and local when it comes to food production, distribution and consumption. On Wed 13th August, the first Ooooby Waikato boxes went out to 48 customers. That night there was a wonderful Pecha Kucha talk at the beautiful Wintec Atrium where I got to share a perspective on future-focussed food production and … [Read more...]

Food Forest Design course cancelled

On Wednesday I met with Steve Henry from Otago Polytechnic today, the last person I needed to check in with before making a difficult decision about the course. The numbers of committed participants was only two, and though there was another two who are reasonably sure to pay and commit, that would still only be half way to the minimum numbers needed. I didn't want to leave it to the last … [Read more...]

Permaculture Podcasts

A number of permaculture podcasts, you might appreciate: Sustainable World Radio The Plant Report The Permaculture Research Institute Podcast The Survival Podcast Chicken Thistle Farm Coopcast The Permaculture Podcast Explorations in Permaculture Permaculture Podcast Homesteading and Permaculture by Paul Wheaton Permaculture Voices Podcast KDNK Programs: Living Permaculture … [Read more...]