Bulldozer Digging Swales

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Bulldozer Digging Swales from Midwest Permaculture. The Design We had been invited by a family in Southern Missouri to assist with the design of a 320-acre farm. They want to transition the land into a Permaculture landscape capable of producing a wide range of perennial foods (nuts, vegetables, herbs, fruit, etc.) as well as livestock… Read more »

Geoff Lawton Visits Cal-Earth Permaculture Course

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Pictures and Text by Bill Wilson of Midwest Permaculture For a second year we co-delivered with the Cal-Earth teaching staff a combined Superadobe Earth Building and Permaculture Design Certificate Course.  At the close of our course we were pleased to host Geoff and Nadia Lawton of PRI Australia who shared their work in desert environments with us in… Read more »

Geoff and Nadia Lawton – Full Day Workshop at Cal-Earth, California (October 20, 2012)

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What: Full Day Workshop on Desert Agriculture Where: Cal-Earth, 10177 Baldy Lane, Hesperia, California 92345, U.S.A. When: Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012, 9am to 5pm Cost: $100 Photo © Craig Mackintosh Cal-Earth Institute and Midwest Permaculture are proud to announce a special event at the very end of our joint training program. Geoff Lawton of the… Read more »