Permaculture Hamilton

Theresa McCuaig's Urban Permaculture News Aggregation & Commentary

Free Homeschool Resources

We’ve heard from permies who like the idea of homeschooling, but think it may be too expensive to pay both private tuition and mandatory property taxes for a public school … Continue reading

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Free/Cheap Permie Resources

Are you interested in learning permaculture, but cannot afford $1,200 in tuition and $300 for books and tools? Are you prevented from attending a Permaculture Design Certificate course in a … Continue reading

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City to Install Parking-Protected Bike Lanes on Charlton, Herkimer

Raise the Hammer reports great news about the installation of protected downtown bike lanes, similar to the one in Prospect Park West, Brooklyn, pictured above (courtesy of Jim Henderson, 2011). … Continue reading

August 19, 2015 · Leave a comment

Hamilton Maker Faire 21 June 2015

Maker Faire, a free event, will be held from 11:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. on Sunday, 21 June 2015 at the Hamilton Museum of Steam and Technology, 900 Woodward Avenue. … Continue reading

June 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

Hamilton Food Strategy Survey

Help the City of Hamilton to make its food strategy sensible and realistic for the next 10 years. Please consider completing this anonymous, 10-minute survey by clicking the link, below. … Continue reading

May 30, 2015 · Leave a comment

ReGreening The Urban Streetscape (Video)

Permaculturalists in Tucson, AZ commit “vandalism” to prevent flooding and encourage sustainable business. Their “vandalism” is later made into law by city planners. [Hamilton suffers from yearly flooding. We could … Continue reading

May 29, 2015 · Leave a comment

$350,000 east-end urban farm for residents

Pending the Ontario Municipal Board’s final decision, the City of Hamilton will build the long-awaited $350,000 McQuesten Urban Farm in our east-end food desert. While it is not a permaculture, … Continue reading

May 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

Mad Cow Disease in Grass

This report from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston and the Prion Research Center at the College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Colorado State University, will … Continue reading

May 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

Ontario Weather Review April 2015

Apothecary Rose © 2014 John McCuaig Environment Canada The month of April saw both normal temperatures and normal precipitation amounts prevailing across the province. Mean temperature were warmer than … Continue reading

May 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

How to Grow Morel Mushrooms! At HOME!

Learn how to grow morel mushrooms with a blender and some wood mulch, courtesy of The Urban Farming Guys. Morels retail for $337 per pound. Fast forward to 5:10 of … Continue reading

May 4, 2015 · 1 Comment

Sunday, 3 May ONLY: Free Movie “Permaculture Soils” by Geoff Lawton

Click the link to view (1 hour 38 minutes): Permaculture Soils – Geoff Lawton.

May 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

Free Download: Food Safety for School + Community Gardens

Teachers, food banks, and community organizers will be interested in a free booklet, called Food Safety for School + Community Gardens, from the University of North Carolina. It explains how … Continue reading

May 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

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