Iowa’s Climate-Change Wisdom

Here is an interesting article that talks about how agroforestry could help decrease the amount of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere. According to France’s estimates, a “.4 percent annual growth rate of the soil carbon stock would make it possible to stop the present increase in atmospheric CO2.”

November Meeting

Join us November 25th  to share your permaculture thoughts and ideas at our monthly networking meeting.  Everyone welcome, so invite your friends!! Where:  221 Montreal St. When: Wednesday Nov. 25th Time: 7 pm

Cold cellar tour!

This month Long Road Eco Farm will host a tour of their walk-in basement cold cellar.  As we go through the tour, there will be talk of the planning, building materials and some of the challenges that arose during their construction.  There will be lots of time to mingle and ask questions. Please come and… Continue reading Cold cellar tour!

Edible Forest Farm and Nursery, Open House: Sunday July 26th!

OPEN HOUSE  at  Edible Forest Farm and Nursery in Inverary! Come see our Permaculture Project at the farm and nursery.  We will be doing two open house tours (see details below): Egg and Meat Chickens Pigs in the Woods Mushroom Logs Sugar Shack HugelKultur Beds Key-line plowing designs Poly-culture planting and More…..   Date:    Sunday July… Continue reading Edible Forest Farm and Nursery, Open House: Sunday July 26th!