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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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Flat Land, Flash Floods and Permaculture

Free rain garden plan to reduce flooding: http://tinyurl.com/nn9ymt Residents of east Hamilton are all too familiar with flood scenes like the rescue pictured above. Our city’s drainage has been wrecked … Continue reading

January 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

Trees Please!

The Hamilton Naturalists’ Club is launching a free tree-planting program for residents of Crown Point. The program, called Trees, Please! aims to plant 100 native trees and shrubs this spring, to increase … Continue reading

January 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

Possible Permaculture Course in Hamilton

If you are interested in attending a 12-week Permaculture Design Certificate Course (PDC) in the Main & Kenilworth neighbourhood of Hamilton on Saturdays from 12 September to 5 December 2015, … Continue reading

January 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

Grimsby Home Building Co-Operative 60th Anniversary Celebration

Sunday, January 18, 2015 from 2:00 P.M. to 3:30 P.M. in the Lounge of the Grimsby Public Library, 18 Carnegie Lane, Grimsby ON L3M 1Y1 In 1953, 200 families from Hamilton … Continue reading

January 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

Ontario Weather Review December 2014

Environment Canada http://www.ec.gc.ca What a difference a year makes. In December 2013, our monthly review opened with “Bitter cold, an ice storm and snow are on Ontarian’s minds.” We reported … Continue reading

January 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

How to Create a Permaculture Design

Integrated Forest Gardening: The Complete Guide to Polycultures and Plant Guilds in Permaculture Systems is an indispensable book for North American cold climate permies whose land receives a reasonable amount … Continue reading

January 16, 2015 · 1 Comment

Tiny House Visionary Community In Quebec

Once again, Quebec’s permaculture community shines brightly. Habitat Multi Générations (HMG) outside Lantier, Quebec, is launching a 100-house eco-village. HMG has consulted experts in  permaculture, horticulture, agronomy, non-timber forest products, … Continue reading

January 11, 2015 · 2 Comments

You Can’t Toboggan in the Hammer Any More

Hamiltonians had better leave tobogganing to the penguins, because humans who toboggan within the city limits can be fined up to $5,000. NO Tobogganing By-law 01-219 is intended to prevent … Continue reading

January 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

Vote Suppression in Canada

The Council of Canadians is hosting an important talk by Dr. Michael Keefer, regarding vote suppression and electoral fraud. The talk, organized by Democracy Probe International, will be held at McMaster … Continue reading

January 9, 2015 · Leave a comment

Heating Your Glasshouse for Free

Geoff Lawton has released a fabulous video on geothermal heating at the Groundswell Network Society, across from David Thompson Secondary School in Invermere, British Columbia. Their community glasshouse is heated … Continue reading

January 9, 2015 · 1 Comment

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