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141: January’s garden jobs

January heralds the start of a new year and the lengthening of daylight hours here in the northern hemisphere. It also represents the time to do lots of garden jobs.

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140: Composting kitchen waste part 1 with Nat from the allotment kitchen garden

Today we are focusing on composting kitchen waste. We talk about pest problems, types of compost and other related topics. Part two looking at some other composting options follows next week.

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139: Permaculture principles PT 3 – obtain a yield

The third permaculture principle reminds us not to take our eye off the ball and forget that we intend to harvest something from our endeavours.

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138: Butchering a pig

Today I am sharing my experience of slaughtering and butchering our own pig.

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137: Pallet composting with Nat from the allotment kitchen garden

Today we are privileged to have as a guest a certified master composter! In what I hope to be the first of many conversations on the topic of composting, today we are diving into pallet composting!

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136: Permaculture principles PT 2 ; catch and store energy

The second in our permaculture principles series looks at the idea of catching and storing energy. This is about allot more than buying solar panels. We catch and store energy by planting a tree, raising bees and mulching our ground!

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135: Oddments Christmas 2020

I have enjoyed a fantastically self sufficient Christmas, and am looking toward the new year with lots of exciting ideas.

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134: How far have I come in 2020?

Today we are taking a look back to episode 1

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132: Curative Forests with Rory Macphee

Today we are joined for a second time by Roy Macphee. Rory is steward of a curative forest in Scotland and is also conducting research into the benefits of the type of land in areas including human health and well-being.

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