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Monthly archives for June, 2015

Why We Left Scotland: Land Ownership Needs Refo...

Mum and I lived in Scotland from 2008-2014. In November 2014 we left and moved to Sweden. Why? The picture here explains a good part of it, because much of it comes down to land ownership. The following points say a bit more: There is a lot of land, but hardly any of it is […]

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Questions About Hot Composting and Humanure

For a good few months now I have been waiting impatiently for the opportunity to try out the hot composting method such as taught by Geoff Lawton​. See for example the following video from J&J Acres which explains the big differences between hot composting and the kind of composting where you put down materials and […]

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Heirloom & Perennial First Sponsor of Två ...

Many, many, many thanks to Andy Hill from Heirloom & Perennial Ltd (foodforests.eu) for being the first sponsor of the Två Ekar Gård project. Andy donated a wonderful seed collection of vegetables, flowers, herbs, bushes and trees. Names of plants such as szechuan pepper and miracle tree make it quite a task to wait until we can see what they will […]

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Is Renewable Energy™ A Saviour, Or Another Dead...

Is Renewable Energy™ A Saviour, Or Another Dead End?

At the basis of the quest for energy, be it more coal or oil or nuclear, or what is called Renewable Energy™, is that there is one single main goal: maintaining this culture of civilisation and making sure it remains possible to use ever more energy. And the ‘ever more’ is very important, because that’s […]

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The Root Cause of the Financial Crisis

By Arthur Sevestre It’s all the rage to blame the financial crisis on all kinds of things. Politicians are to blame, especially those who have recently been replaced during elections and who left a terrible legacy. Or on corporations which made very bad choices and investments. Or on banks which sqandered money and rigged the […]

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Två Ekar Gård: New Permaculture Farm in Sweden ...

Welcome to the website of Två Ekar Permakultur Gård (Two Oaks Permaculture Farm), a very new and fresh permaculture farm in Sweden (Värmland). We have bought this wonderful place this June 2015 and will move onto the property in August. Then the conversion process of mostly meadow into a productive permaculture food forest with many […]

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