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by antigoon
Thu Aug 13, 2009 1:24 pm
Forum: Your experiences with other theories and practices
Topic: Complex Problems, Simple Solutions
Replies: 1
Views: 2398

In Malawi it is estimated only 4% of the population is connected to the grid. The issue of lighting and school work is a popular discussion topic. The primary source of energy for cooking, heating and light in most village huts is open wood fires. These have adverse consequences for local children f...
by antigoon
Wed Jan 09, 2008 8:03 pm
Forum: All General Questions about NSF
Topic: NSF and keyline
Replies: 1
Views: 1661

NSF and keyline

What are people's thoughts on Yeoman's keyline principles compared with NSF? Are they competing or complementary approaches?
by antigoon
Sun Nov 25, 2007 10:05 pm
Forum: All General Questions about NSF
Topic: Peter on TV
Replies: 2
Views: 2026

For those who missed it, you can see it at http://sunday.ninemsn.com.au/sunday/cov ... e_2349.asp
by antigoon
Thu Nov 01, 2007 9:57 pm
Forum: Questions about the book, 'Back from the Brink'
Topic: The Book Club
Replies: 8
Views: 7160

A great read that is for the most part well argued and detailed. It makes you wonder where the so-called experts are coming from in the face of compelling evidence that the landscape can be saved if there is sufficient will. It would be helpful to include links or references to resources for further...
by antigoon
Thu Nov 01, 2007 9:09 pm
Forum: Questions about the book, 'Back from the Brink'
Topic: Hilltop hedgerows
Replies: 1
Views: 3954

Hilltop hedgerows

In the book Peter advocates establishing hedgerows on hilltops and ridges. He urges planting deciduous trees but does not make any recommendations. What variety of trees and scrub would be best suited to creating a fertility zone on small acreage??