Ideas for workshops in permaculture

Posted on ma 19 april 2021 in designs • Tagged with permaculture, workshop, survey

I have grouped this information by theme. The subsections detail possible subjects within this theme.

Depending on the subject, these can be taught in workshops and courses ranging from 2 hours to 2x 8 hours.

An appropriate selection of all these workshops can make up a full Permaculture Design Course …


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Journal of work in Proeftuin Meerhoven in 2020

Posted on wo 24 maart 2021 in blog • Tagged with survey, practical, season: spring, season: summer, season: fall, season: winter

Since Sunday 2017-07-30 I have been involved with gardening at the Proeftuin Meerhoven in Eindhoven, The Netherlands. This is a community garden maintained by volunteers in the neighborhood adjoining ours. We use the space with approval from the local council. In addition to helping with gardening, I learned a lot …


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Tracking flows

Posted on zo 31 januari 2021 in tools • Tagged with flow, practical, survey

Let me shed a little light on how I record, track, and plot various streams across my domain.

I have a git repository that holds my records. I clone this repo across the various machines I use. It contains records pertaining to the flows of: money, energy, water, CO₂ and …


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PASTE survey allotment garden (2020)

Posted on ma 22 juni 2020 in surveys • Tagged with permaculture, survey, PASTE, garden design, Eindhoven, season: summer

Starting from 2018-09-01, Ina and I have rented an allotment at an association nearby. This survey lists the different species discovered in June 2020. For comparison, at two years ago I did the same thing.

This list is part of the ongoing design for the allotment garden.

Plants

  • Aegopodium podagraria …

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PASTE survey for the backyard (2019)

Posted on ma 22 april 2019 in surveys • Tagged with permaculture, survey, backyard, PASTE, DAFOR(N)

This survey is part of designing the backyard.

The extra information for each plant is derived from the following sources:

Plants

DAFOR(N)

Dominant

  • Prunus domestica subsp. syriaca (mirabelle plum / mirabel)
    • only one, takes up most …

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Survey on Location Advise

Posted on zo 10 februari 2019 in surveys • Tagged with permaculture, survey, location design

What are other people advising on location choice?

John Michael Greer - Ecosophia

From a comment on the Archdruid Report (discontinued):

  • Keep calm, take your meds, and carry on;
  • If possible move to a small town less than 50k people;
  • 100 mi. (160 km) from coast;
  • 400 mi. (650 km) from …

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PASTE survey allotment garden (2018)

Posted on ma 31 december 2018 in surveys • Tagged with permaculture, survey, PASTE, garden design, Eindhoven, season: fall

Starting from 2018-09-01, Ina and I have rented an allotment at an association nearby. This survey lists the different species discovered.

Plants

  • Alium ? (onion family / uienfamilie)
  • Amaranthus blitum (purple amaranth / Kleine Majer)
    • leafs edible like spinach
  • Brassica juncea ssp. Juncea (Chinese mustard/ amsoi)
    • cultivar King Mustard
    • cultivar Red Giant
    • cultivar …

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PASTE survey for the backyard (2018)

Posted on ma 21 mei 2018 in surveys • Tagged with permaculture, survey, backyard, PASTE, DAFOR(N)

This survey is part of designing the backyard

The extra information for each plant is derived from the following sources:

Plants

DAFOR(N)

Dominant

  • Prunus domestica subsp. syriaca (mirabelle plum / mirabel)
    • only one, takes up most …

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History of Arno's neighborhood (in Dutch)

Posted on za 19 mei 2018 in surveys • Tagged with survey, backyard, history

This historic overview is part of site information of Arno's backyard

Source: https://web.archive.org/web/20080501092921/http://wijkoverleg-lievendaal.dse.nl/historie.htm

Chronologie Lievendaal

Jaar Gebeurtenis
1551 Oudste vermelding van de naam Lievendaal
1929 NV Philips koopt o.a. Lievendaal
1930 Oudste uitbreidingsplan voor de Lievendaal (de Casseres …

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Site information of Arno's backyard

Posted on za 19 mei 2018 in surveys • Tagged with permaculture, survey, backyard, site information

This site information is used in at least the following designs:

Location and context

My backyard located in an urban neighborhood in Eindhoven, a medium sized city (228000 inhabitants) in the Netherlands.

  • Geolocation: 51.44N / 5.43E …

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