28 August 2014

Gardening Large space not required! Gardening small. Click here The ultimate in self sufficiency? Click here A therapy garden! Click here “Grow-your-own” movement still evolving. Click here Farming Horticulture as a response to unemployment in India. Click here Concentrating organic matter on the surface for best results. Click here Defanging chemical ag. Click here Reintroducing

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Living Small. Gardening. Permaculture.

Permaculture Not surprisingly, Permaculture tends to end up looking a lot like a Fukuoka system. Both arose from an observation of Nature so we shouldn’t be too surprised. Bill Mollison, the original designer of the system started by observing Nature in the rain forests of Tasmania. The underlying principle is to re-create the complex webs

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Living Small. Gardening. Fukuoka methods.

To-day we begin looking at the ideas, techniques and methods used to create small gardens. These techniques are scaleable to small area farming and even to broadacre situations. We will be focussing upon their gardening applications. Fukuoka Natural Gardening methods. The principles behind the Fukuoka method is to let Nature be. It is sometimes called

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24 August 2014

I will be off line for the next 10 tens doing some “on the ground” research for a major project to be released later this year. I have put together a number of “Living Small” pieces for release during my absence. Jon

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