Natural Beekeeping article in Organic Gardener Magazine

Have you seen the latest edition of Organic Gardener Magazine? It contains an article we wrote, about the principles of natural beekeeping. We really wanted to write this article from a principles based approach for a couple of reasons – primarily because there’s an awful lot of mis-information out there about what constitutes natural beekeeping. We’ve learned…

Starting out the Biointensive Beds at Buena Vista Farm

Recently we held a Biointensive Growing course with Jodi Roebuck at Buena Vista Farm in Gerringong. It was a big learning experience for everyone involved! The Biointensive Method is one that focusses on growing vegetables with maximum productivity from minimal space, in as immediate a timeframe as possible. This means there’s lots of energy that needs…

Good Book: Dark Emu – rethinking Indigenous Australian Agriculture

Dark Emu is not a large book, but it packs a punch well above its weight. Prepare to have your understanding of Australia’s agricultural heritage re-wired completely. We’re definitely adding this to the required reading list for all our Permaculture + regenerative farming + growing courses. Bruce Pascoe, the author of Dark Emu, has with this…