Land Stewardship

How can we be supportive for the environment and for its ecosystem services?

WHAT IS PERMACULTURE?

Permaculture is a creative design process based on whole-systems thinking that uses ethics and design principles. It guides us to mimic the patterns and relationships we can find in nature and can be applied to all aspects of human habitation, from agriculture to ecological building, from appropriate technology to education… Read More»

Interested in Holistic Management, Keyline design and Permaculture?

One of REALS Associated partners is the farm Rigedale Permaculture in Värmland, Sweden. It is one of the worlds foremost places for learning an integrated approach of holistic management, permaculture, keyline design and more. Below you find a review from people making a 8-week internship onsite.  Courses in different formats… Read More»

FoodDiversity PreStudy launches at Sambruket

New Baltic Sea Region partnership explores benefits of integrating biodiversity into small-scale food production to enhance food security  

8 forms of capital

“What would it look like if we re-designed the global financial system using permaculture principles?” and “What if our financial system looked more like an ecosystem?”

Conference on Sustainable Forestry and Consumption

March 30-31st in Podporozhye, Leningrad region, Russia What is sustainable forestry practice, what is needed for that practice to take place and how can we find common ways of reaching the goal of regenerating and sustaining forests? These where key questions underlying 2 days of conversations at the conference ”Sustainable… Read More»

Organic farms in Belarus

REALS partner Ecohome are visiting pioneers within organic farming in Belarus. Here is a presentation of the first farm, which also has been selected as an demonstration farm for permaculture techniques within the project