#DoncasterIsGreat for Growing… come along and find out why…

Come and join us next Thursday (May 23rd) anytime from 6pm onwards as we begin to plant an Apothecary (food, herbs and medicinal plant garden) at Church View (just behind the Minster opposite Tesco car park) and find out how growing your own can make you healthier while saving you a shed load of money. […]

#DoncasterIsGreat for Growing in a Small Space… amendment

Please note the change of date on the following event…                               PermaFuture co-founder John Briggs will now be giving a presentation for Growing a Greater Bentley (GGB) on ‘Growing in a Small Space‘ at Bentley Baptist Church at 6:30pm on Tuesday, […]

The next Doncaster Urban Grower’s (DUG) meeting is on the 21st Feb… #DoncasterIsGreat

Come and join us at The Salutation from 7pm on Thursday 21st February, 2013. We meet downstairs in the bar and then head upstairs for a presentation at 8pm… look out for the signs! 🙂 Click here to download and print a copy of our poster.

The Fiscal Cliff & the Permaculture Parachute

The world may not have ended on December 21st, 2012, but it looks highly likely that the economic dominance of the US will be very much in its death throws during 2013… This puts the UK, with its intimate links to both the US and the Euro-zone, in a very precarious position. On hearing about […]

How to Work Out Your Ecological Footprint…

Radical Roots is a network of cooperatives working for social change. They do a great range of pamphlets and publications, including one of our favourites: “How to work out your Ecological Footprint.” Click here to download a PDF of the booklet. Click here to download a PDF of the cover. And if you enjoy it […]

Rio Minus Twenty: Dr Vandana Shiva on Rio +20, GMO and Open Source Seeds

We’re currently in the process of creating a company to make it easier to put our ideas into practice. Unfortunately this means we’ve neglected our blog for a number of weeks. Today however we came across a video of Dr Vandana Shiva speaking at the Rio Earth Summit and just had to pass it on…

Views from International #Permaculture Day 2012

International Permaculture Day occurs each year on the First Sunday in May. Here are some great little videos from Patrick Whitefield, Andy Goldring and Polly Higgins, as posted on the wonderful IntPermacultureDay YouTube channel, enjoy…

Growing in a Small Space

As a follow up to our presentation for The Fringe last week, John Briggs will be giving a practical lesson* in Growing in a Small Space on Saturday 12th May, 2012. If you’d like to join us we’re meeting 9am at The Cenotaph on Roman Rd, Bennetthorpe, Doncaster. Click here to download a copy of […]