Monthly Archives: February 2014

Belarus seminars; Organic agriculture basics – the permaculture concept

Text: Nadin Kuleshova, Ecohome REALS partner Ecohome hosted 2 seminars within the project during February 2014, both on the theme “Organic agriculture basics: the permaculture concept.” The 1st seminar was held within Lyakhovichi state agricultural college (department of Baranovichy state university) in Brest region February 11-12th. The 2nd seminar was hosted within Viliya state… Read More»

ECOLISE – a new european umbrella for sustainable localities

  The new European umbrella for local community-led initiatives for climate change and sustainability, ECOLISE, continues to develop. The idea is to bring together permaculture, Transition, ecovillages and eco-municipality movements as well as any other grassroots community actions.

Ivan Chai

photo: wikipedia

– A fermented herbal tea made from wild willowherb (Epilobium angustifolium) Photo: Nadin Kuleshova Fermented willowherb (Epilobium angustifolium) tea was a traditional Russian hot beverage for hundreds of years before it was nearly universally replaced by Indian and Chinese black and green teas.