Afristar Permaculture Posters - Milkwood: permaculture courses, skills + stories
"Afristar Foundation utilises Permaculture design systems as the primary methodology of our community development strategy. Permaculture is an optimistic,
Unique Furniture Made From Tree Stumps And Logs
What makes these pieces of furniture astonishing is that it takes great woodworking skills and talent to make one! Agree? If you really want to have an impressive outdoor area, this is the kind of furniture you should be aiming for. Just by looking at each of these tree stump and log furniture, one can already imagine the great deal of work it took to finish! And how can you go wrong with a rustic, and 'natural' set of outdoor furniture? It will surely look good in any backyard! But…
The Ingenious Floating Gardens Of The Aztecs...
(FourStingFarm) When Cortez discovered the Aztec Empire in the year 1519, he found 200,000 people living on an island in the middle of a lake. Tenochtitlan, now Mexico City, was the biggest and best-fed city in the world, and this fortress city was completely surrounded by water. To feed their enormous population, the Aztecs ingeniously built chinampas, or floating gardens, to convert the marshy wetlands of Lake Texcoco into arable farmland. These floating gardens were a masterpiece of…
Antics of Yore
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How to build Floating Islands naturally – bringing back the fantastic lost art of Chinampas!
Recently we ran a Permaculture Design Certificate – Water Module workshop in partnership with Growing Roots Permaculture at the amazing Starseed Gardens where participants learnt how to build a natural floating island. The floating islands were planted with a variety of species that play different roles. Floating gardens are super productive and support nutrient dense plants such as water cress which is a superfood, water spinach and kang kong an asian green. We also planted vetiver grass…
50 DIY Fire Pit Design Ideas, Bright the Dark and Fire the Bored | Advantages & How To Build It
DIY Fire Pit Ideas - Want to build your own fire pit? We have compiled a list of 50 DIY fire pit ideas that you can build for your own home.
How to Create a Tea Garden - Sugar and Charm
Create a charming tea garden that looks beautiful but also taste even better! Get all of the healthy benefits and delicious tea from your own garden.
Anastasia's Ringing Cedars - The Unbelievable Truth
The book series of Vladimir Megre, about his meeting with the mysterious woman, Anastasia in the Siberian Taiga, changed the views of many people on life. Follow my view on his journey.
How to Build a Firewood Fence
How to Build a Firewood Fence: I've always loved the images of stacked firewood and wanted to build and entire fence out of about 2 chords of wood. Termite problems in my area prevented this option: it would be a huge nest within a year. If the wood was stacked such that it wou...
Our Demonstration Site – Silk Farm
About Our Demonstration Site In 1993 we began with an acre of lawn in an arty village community close to the University city of Wollongong. We wanted to build a rich permaculture lifestyle. Our c…
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ไฮโดรโปนิกส์ ( Hydroponics) คือ เป็นการปลูกพืชโดยไม่ใช้ดิน นับเป็นวิธีการใหม่ในการปลูกพืช โดยเฉพาะการปลูกผักและพืชที่ใช้เป็นอาหาร เนื่องจากประหยัดพื้