Here’s our pick of articles about all things to do with working with Animals to enhance your permaculture system in all kinds of ways.

From nutrient cycling to pollination and companionship, as well as tasty yields from eggs and honey through to home-raised protein.

Stingless Beekeeping

A one-day intensive course on native beekeeping with Tim Heard: world-renowned expert in Australia’s native, stingless bee species. Covering hive design, splitting, honey extraction and bonus sessions on the details of native bees and how to encourage them in your garden.

The Sun Hive: experimental Natural Beekeeping

Sun Hives are a hive design coming out of Germany and now gathering interest in Britain. They’re part of the world-wide movement towards ‘apicentric’ beekeeping – beekeeping that prioritizes honeybees firstly as pollinators, with honey production being a secondary goal. The Sun Hive is modeled in part on the traditional European skep hive, and is…