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    Can we encourage as many as possible to sign and/or organise petitions - and if possible to attend the "Day of Action" at the Carmarthen Guildhall on Saturday 30th August at 10am.

    If the TTIP goes ahead, as is being discreetly negotiated at present, it will make billions for the US global corporations and ruin our society, economy and environment in the process.



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  • The new Three Towns Food Network, linking Knighton, Presteigne and Kington to increase local food resilience, will be showing at Knighton Agricultural Show on 30 August (next to the tea tent, with Tene Valley Environmental Group and Knighton Tree Allotments Trust. Read more ...  

  • The 2014 Spring Greens Fair


    Bigger, better, bursting with good things green, but still intimate and charming...the 2014 Spring Greens Fair is back this weekend, 3/4 May at the wonderful Court of Noke, Staunton on Arrow. Mid Wales Permaculture Network will be there, of course (perennial forest garden plants for sale and adopt-a-plant with free plants for children. This year there will be even more wonderful food, activities, forum discussions, demonstrations, crafts, performace... see it all here:

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    Memorial Hall, Presteigne, 9am -1pm


    LOCAL PRODUCE inc fresh organic veg, local cheeses, meats, eggs, smokerie, scrummy bites, homemade Indian foods, apple juice ...

    A SPECIAL stall for April from Whitton WI

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Sowing the Seeds of Change

An introduction to Permaculture

Would you like to learn how to live more sustainably? Then look no further than Permaculture design for how to create an ecologically sound way of living.

By observing natural systems and adopting ecological principles you will be able to care for people as well as the earth. A visit to a local permaculture site to see sustainable practices in action is included in the course fee.

If you have a group which would like a bespoke course organised, please contact us. A course for 8 or more people can usually be arranged at any venue and date subject to tutor availability. Accommodation is available at Denmark Farm Conservation Centre (; Over the Rainbow ( and full board accommodation for 3 nights at Trigonos.



AE101E: 26/10/2012 – 28/10/2012, 10.00 – 5.00PM

AE300E: 26/04/2012 – 28/04/2012, 10.00 – 5.00PM

LAMPETER – DENMARK FARM (Tiwtoriaid / tutors: Angie Polkey & Jan Martin)

AB105E: 03/11/2012 – 05/11/2012, 10.00 – 5.00PM

TANYGROES – OVER THE RAINBOW (Tiwtoriaid / tutors: Angie Polkey & Jan Martin)

AB200E: 01/02/2013 – 03/02/2012, 10.00 – 5.00PM

MACHYNLLETH – CENTRE FOR ALTERNATIVE TECHNOLOGY (Tiwtoriaid / tutors: Angie Polkey & Kate Hamilton)

AF103E: 17/08/2012 – 19/08/2012, 9.30 – 4.30PM

AF201E: 22/03/2013 – 24/03/2013, 9.30 – 4.30PM

AF101V: 16/08/2013 – 18/08/2013, 10.00 – 5.00PM

PICKLESCOTT – KARUNA (Tiwtor / tutor: Jan Martin)

AS300E: 26/07/2013 – 28/07/2013, 10.00 – 5.00PM

Ffi / Fee £90* (£70* Gostyngol / Concession)

Cynllun Hepgor Ffioedd ar gael ar y cwrs yma / Fee Waiver Scheme available on this course

**Early Bird discount of £10 applies if fees paid in full before 17-09-12

Cysylltwch a ni am wybodaeth bellach a ffurflen gofrestru / Contact us for further details and an enrolment form:

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