Permaculture and Farming

There are quite a few buzz words associated with agriculture. It’s really difficult to understand what each one is really about and trying to pick the best one for your family farm is a real challenge: a bit like religion. One of the farming religions I am becoming fond of is permaculture. Here is a […]

Our Disappearing Heritage

Here is an excerpt from a great article in The Permacultivator – Journal of Cool Climate Permaculture written by Jill Cockram who alerts us to the problems of shrinking biodiversity and how to help. Larger Livestock Minority Breeds Rare and minority breeds of farm livestock and the value in preserving them where possible on small […]