Category Archives: Events

Ecological Land Cooperative Success

We are very please to report that the Greenhan Reach smallholdings now have planning permission to go ahead. Reading about it shows the enormous struggle they had to go through to get three legai smallholdings on undeveloped land. Read, Learn … Continue reading

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Straw Clay

STRAW CLAY WORKSHOP Sat and Sun 2 & 3 October Straw clay is an innovative building method which combines the best of cob with the best of straw bale. It is done by building a timber frame and then infilling … Continue reading

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Permaculture Convergence

Wednesday 18 August The permaculture convergence – last call! What are you doing 3rd – 5th September? Would you like to come to a weekend event about permaculture practice? 300 people are coming to the permaculture convergence and we’d love … Continue reading

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Home Building & Renovating Show 18 – 21 March

Home Building & Renovating Show 18 – 21 March 2010 NEC Birmingham   This is not a pure ‘eco’ event but contains a lot of relevant material e.g. Seminars:  Get Started with Energy Gen;  Beginners guide to Building Green Home; Living … Continue reading

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The Road to Zero Carbon

LAST CHANCE TO BOOK ON THIS MAJOR ONE DAY CONFERENCE ON LOW AND ZERO CARBON BUILDING Organised by the ECOS TRUST Tuesday 9th February 2010. 9.30am – 4.30pm. The Watershed, Bristol Details of Conference

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Cultivations Focus Meeting

CULTIVATIONS ‘Growing into the Community’ Re-engaging disadvantaged, disaffected and isolated people within the wider community This is the first in the series of Cultivations’ focus meetings across England and Wales in 2009 and 2010 and is being held at Victory … Continue reading

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Buying Land; One Way forward! Workshop

Are you interested in attending a workshop on buying land for community food production? Are you currently looking for land?  Have you found land and want to know the next steps? Are you a small producer and want to secure … Continue reading

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Tinker’s Bubble Forestry Fortnight

Felling and processing coppice and standard trees using only handtools and a horse. Including: Coppicing Weekend 20-21 February Coppicing hazel and other trees. This event is suitable for people with no former experience Felling Fortnight 20 Feb to 7 March … Continue reading

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