Kids Move to the Country – Part II

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Pit-falls, projects and laughs from our Permaculture journey “Andrew, I need to talk to you about something,” I’ve sought out the new president of the Community Garden at Peregian Beach, Andrew Maitland, to ask an important yet delicate question. “Yes?” “It’s about slugs,” “Slugs?” “Yes, I have a lovely, bumper crop of slugs.”

Us and Them – a Better Approach

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George Monbiot should stop complaining about our unwillingness to do anything about biodiversity loss and get with the program instead. Just another attempt to toy with our emotions… The world is getting smaller. Our human population is exploding, and our appetites are growing even faster than our birthrates. Although you may not realise it, this… Read more »