Daily Archives: January 19, 2013

Keyline Design at the Beach (5) Darren Doherty


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Uploaded on Dec 7, 2008

Part Five – rainwater vs. groundwater – drought and fire proofing

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Keyline Design at the Beach (4) Darren Doherty


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Uploaded on Sep 28, 2008

Part Four – reforestation and restoring the landscape

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Keyline Design at the Beach (3) Darren Doherty


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Uploaded on Sep 28, 2008

Part Three – saddle ponds and slope irrigation

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Keyline Design at the Beach (2) Darren Doherty


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Uploaded on Sep 28, 2008

Part Two – effects of deforestation and hydroelectric dam siting – succession of ridges – keypoint ponds and irrigation of foothills

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Keyline Design at the Beach (1) Darren Doherty


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Uploaded on Sep 27, 2008

Darren Doherty, principal of Australia Felix Permaculture, builds a scale model watershed to explain how water cycles through the landscape in a sequence of natural patterns. Part One introduces the Order of Drainage and identifies the keypoint of a valley.

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Regenerative Agriculture Workshop Series_KeylinePromo


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Uploaded on Jan 18, 2012

Great little promo that Ben Falloon of Taranaki Farm (www.taranakifarm.com) put together to promote the Keyline Farming Courses of that year.

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P.A. Yeomans – Keyline Plan


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Published on Jan 19, 2013

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An extremely rare archive film of P.A. Yeomans demonstrating his unique Keyline Plan from the Rural bank of New South Wales and Perier Films.

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BBC News – Nations agree on legally binding mercury rules

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-21078176
19 January 2013 Last updated at 03:53 ET
By Mark Kinver Environment reporter,
BBC News

Rising gold prices has seen an increase in small-scale gold mines, most of which use mercury

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More than 140 countries have agreed on a set of legally binding measures to curb mercury pollution, at UN talks.

Delegates in Geneva approved measures to control the use of the highly toxic metal in order to reduce the amount of mercury released into the environment.

Mercury can produce a range of adverse human health effects, including permanent damage to the nervous system.

The UN recently published data that showed mercury emissions were rising in a number of developing nations.            ….(more).

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Sustainable Food & Farming | Laurelville Mennonite Church Center

http://www.laurelville.org/programs/sustainability/sustainable-food-and-farming/

March 1-3, 2013

Sustainable Food & Farming conference is a shared celebration between growers and eaters alike.

This event brings together like-spirited individuals for engaging workshops and dialogue around sustainable food production and consumption.

The theme for 2013 is “Farming that Heals” and will feature keynotes from: Becky Kretschmann, Kristi Bahrenburg Janzen, Marice Small, and John Creasy.

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Will China’s ‘Airpocalypse’ Lead to Real Change? (LinkAsia: 1/18/13)

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