Geoff Lawton: Greening the Desert

Hi, this is Geoff.

We’re here at the Greening the Desert site (near the Dead Sea in Jawasari, Jordan), working hard to prepare for what looks to be a very busy October: We’ll start with a packed-house PDC, followed by a 2-day “Going Off-Grid Solar Power” workshop, capped off […]

Geoff Lawton, bulletin de permaculture Friday Five (en anglais)


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It’s Presidents Day today for our friends across the ocean in the US, so we’ll start off our Friday Five by talking about…

Trompes, not Trump: You read that right: “trompe” is not a typo :) Trompes are compressed air systems created by […]

Friday Five de Geoff Lawton with Enlightened Perspective, Timeless Trees and “Accidental Rewilding”

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Let’s jump right into this week’s Friday Five, weekend edition…

Enlightened Perspective: First this: “For the first time in New Zealand’s history, the country’s lawmakers have granted a river the legal rights of a human. The parliamentary vote Wednesday, which caps more than 140 […]

Bulletin de permaculture en anglais par Geoff Lawron

Hi, this is Geoff,

First, many thanks to all of you for your well-wishings, prayers, and kind words regarding the aftermath of Cyclone Debbie. Compared to some other parts of the country, what we went through was minor. Our thoughts and prayers are with those who lost loved ones.