Welcome to the Permaculture Association Blog
You can find a wealth of news and knowledge that follows the work of members and partners.
The evolution is upon us! The world around us has changed a lot in the last forty years, since Bill Mollinson and David Holmgren first described their permaculture principles. From those early beginnings our pioneers set out to show the world that change was possible; to demonstrate that we could create permanent agricultural systems that were both productive and sustainable.
Wiston Lodge sits in an enchanted landscape at the top of the Clyde Valley just over the hill from the Borders.
This year our growing trial looks at where it is possible to grow soy beans in the UK.
“You can’t work on an empty stomach”