Permaculture

Permaculture Series II: Edge Cultures that Flourish

Following our previous blogpost on Permaculture and Change , we explored how vital the permacultural principle of change is to our growth, not only in the agricultural field – but all the fields we walk through. In this second part we will dive into how permaculture-thinking can inspire us to look differently at diversity and …

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Youth in Permaculture – It’s Our Future

Ananda Kalyani Master Unit is working with an international project called Youth in Permaculture (YiP), whose mission is to support and empower youths and young adults to lead fulfilling and healthy lives inspired by permaculture through events organised by and for the youth, who plan to share information and practical tools through online platforms and …

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OUSEM and the EVS project

As part of our colaborative experience with OUSEM, we have had the support of three EVS volunteers in the Master Unit. ¬†OUSEM, The OUtstanding Solutions for EMpowerment association, is focused on promoting local development projects, has been helping on projects¬†like the Ananda Kalyani and the Covilh√£ transition movement, “Covilh√£ em Transi√ß√£o“. The three volunteers, Enrico, …

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Rooting hormones from willows and poplar trees

During last permaculture workshop I was happy to have discovered that from willows and poplar trees we can easily obtain a nice rooting hormone solution. Usually there is no need to use hormonal rooting solutions or powders, now very common and used like miracle-medicines to avoid proper thinking. But homemade willow or poplar solutions can …

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