Would-be veg growers are often deterred by the seeming complexity of home-growing, but as permaculture columnist Nicole Vosper says, it’s a learning exercise – even master gardeners were newbies once
Permaculture columnist Nicole Vopser explains controversial energy extraction methods and considers the energy rewards that permaculture can offer
Nicole Vosper considers the magic and beauty of trees – and how to care for them – during the winter months
Permaculture columnist Nicole Vopser explains how she has been using the principles of nature to act more effectively in caring for the Earth
Permaculture apprentice Nicole Vosper sees her dreams coming to fruition as her medicine garden takes shape
There is something about the winter that pulls you inside. Not just indoors, but inside yourself as the short cold days and the dark nights take over...
A Permaculture Journey: Throughout the autumn, life has been all about harvesting
Connecting with people and connecting with plants; Nicole Vosper finds the balance
In my previous piece for this column, I mentioned the dilapidated raised beds I was restoring at my family's smallholding in Somerset, and the comfort I took in the principle 'small and slow'
Almost ten years ago I wrote my first article for Positive News, as a teenager on work experience.