Permaculture & sustainability
Agroforestry Research Trust
Researches and educates about agroforestry and perennial crops. Practical research on trial grounds, run courses, publish guides, and sell plants, seeds and books. Sections on Forest Gardening & Forest Farming.
Steiner-conceived farming understanding the influence of the seasons & climate and using organic principles for healthy plants and animals. Training, events and info.
Biodynamic Land Trust
Established to secure land into trust for healthy and sustainable farming and gardening.
Definitions, uses, how to make, types, chemistry, producers, even a biofuels for kids section.
CAT Centre for Alternative Technology
Education & visitor centre with courses and resources on sustainability & green living: environmental building, woodland management, renewable energy & organic growing, etc.
Inspiring people to make a positive difference to their localities & local environments, valuing local history, language, nature, architecture, folklore and rules for local distinctiveness.
Earth Easy: grow compost
Benefits of composting; what & how to compost – different methods, different containers, tips and guides.
All aspects of folklore and tradition including: folk & fairy tales, traditional song and dance, games, children’s folklore, folk arts & crafts, and plant & weather lore.
'Probably the world’s best sustainable living resource - connecting lifestyle and system change. 220+ topics. Constantly updated information, books, magazines, articles, videos, courses, products & services, links to useful websites and specialists to answer queries.'
Designing intelligent systems which meet human needs whilst enhancing biodiversity, reducing our impact on the planet & creating a fairer world for us all. Advice, support, info & training.
Plants for a Future
Resources & information on edible & otherwise useful plants, plus research on ecologically sustainable horticulture permaculture principles. Thorough section on plant uses.
Lots of info about reuse, recycling and reducing – including how to make compost from kitchen and garden waste.
World-renowned for cutting edge, dynamic learning on sustainability. Inspirational video archive of Earth Talks by many of the world’s greatest thinkers, leaders and activists.