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Ecological Farmer Joel Salatin in the Netherlands

video screenshot2Well, there is finally a nice video to share with you all about the recent visit to the Netherlands by the innovative ecological farmer, Joel Salatin from Polyface Farm in the USA.  He produces meat, but describes himself as a grass farmer since looking after the soil is where it all begins and ends. At the TTPermatuin we are not able to keep animals due to legal restrictions, so why blog about Joel? Continue reading

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A good season 2013-2014 at test plot No. 7

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  This year many different practices were experimented with in test plot No. 7. These involved using cardboard as mulch and trying different plant combinations. Also crop varieties from traditional Romanian lines and commercially bred Dutch store-bought varieties were compared.

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Permaculture Design Course 2014

cactusThe designer and project manager of  TTPermatuin has received several requests to run a full Permaculture Design Course – see this website for course details and to sign up if you are interested. For students, Fiona will be teaching a new MSc. course in September at Wageningen UR with Kees van Veluw, which means you can now get permaculture training as part of your university programme, thanks to the Farming Systems Ecology group!

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Wat een mooie bloementuin! / What a beautiful flower garden!

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Spring is in the air, birds are singing and flowers are slowly coming up, with snow-drops and crocuses stealing the show and we have another growing season at the permagarden to look forward to! Right now, however, most plants are … Continue reading

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Molenmarkt 2012!

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Deze zaterdag TTPermatuin neemt deel aan de 34e molenmarkt; Transition Town Vallei zijn een van ongeveer 100 kramen.  Alle activiteiten worden georganiseerd rondom molen De Vlijt aan de Harnjesweg in Wageningen. Het thema dat dit jaar is gekozen: “Duurzame Kijk … Continue reading

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TTPermatuin @ the ASEED Landbouwactiekamp

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I was invited to represent TTPermatuin at the Landbouwactiekamp in Den Bosch last weekend to share the story of the project and the design behind the site. The event was held on open land behind an Albert Hein and several … Continue reading

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TTPermatuin goes to the ASEED Agriculture Action Camp!/ TTPermatuin gaat naar het ASEED Landbouwactiekamp!

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The organisers of the ‘Landbouwactiekamp’ have invited Fiona to go along to their event in Den Bosch this coming weekend and talk about the TTPermatuin. The planning has been a bit last minute so we couldn’t confirm it until now, … Continue reading