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Re: [penn-permaculture] composting -where to get red wriggler worms locally - We sell red wigglers and are located in Montgomery Co. I am not sure how many you are interested in. You can emai Ruth Ann L. Aug 30, 2012 2:27 PM
Re: [penn-permaculture] composting -where to get red wriggler worms locally - Hi Priscilla, You might find a free source of red wigglers in OLD piles of composted horse manure at local stables Melissa M Aug 30, 2012 2:11 PM
Re: [penn-permaculture] composting -where to get red wriggler worms locally - Priscilla, Try here: http://westchesterwigglers.com­/ They're in West Chester. I believe some of our members have used them and might chime in to give a reference. Good luck! ~Joy ----- Original Message ----- From: "Priscilla" Joy Aug 30, 2012 2:05 PM
Fwd: The Food Fight of Our Lives Continues - Melissa M Aug 30, 2012 1:27 PM
composting -where to get red wriggler worms locally - HI everyone, I'm almost ready to start composting with  a setup I ordered online, but where can I locally find red worms?? ( i Iive in North East suburbs) If anyone also has any ideas of where to find other composting materials, such as untreated sawd Pris Aug 29, 2012 6:54 PM
Homemade drawing charcoal - Hi folks, This year, I had some pretty prolific must Joy Aug 29, 2012 6:38 PM
Re: RE: [penn-permaculture] Fwd: Pennsylvania's New War on Mosquitos - and Us - I greatly applaud Will's effort.  Got to stop poisoning our only environment. Bob Hamburg Bob H. Aug 29, 2012 1:22 AM
Fwd: [Chesapeake Network] Almost Here: Regional Native Plant Sale in St. Michaels, MD - Another FYI- there are many native edible, medicinal & otherwise useful natives for the Permie landscape out there ... Below, a native plant sale in MD: Sent from my Melissa M Aug 28, 2012 3:46 PM
Fwd: Woodman's Pal 284 Factory Second Sale - Fyi As seen by many of you at various classes/workshops... one of my favorite tools Melissa M Aug 28, 2012 3:43 PM
processing guiena fowl (or chicken, ducks or turkeys) - Cindy Aug 28, 2012 3:33 PM
Fwd: Monsanto’s Top 7 Lies About GMO Labeling and Proposition 37 - Melissa M Aug 28, 2012 9:41 AM
Hugelkultur Workshop 9/22: 10AM-2PM - Greetings Permies, I write to announce our upcoming Hugelkultur Workshop scheduled for Saturday, September 22nd from 10AM - 2PM in the Village of Arden (DE). Follow this link for details: http://www.depermaculture.com/­upcoming-workshops/ RSVP is Delaware P. Aug 27, 2012 10:59 PM
Re: [penn-permaculture] Fwd: Pennsylvania's New War on Mosquitos - and Us - Yes, I want to be a part of this. Note: I don't believe it's aerial in PA, but by truck. I'm with a client now. Will Connie E. Aug 27, 2012 4:21 PM
RE: [penn-permaculture] Fwd: Pennsylvania's New War on Mosquitos - and Us - Thanks Dr. Wil. Please share the document with us when it's susie Aug 27, 2012 4:16 PM
RE: [penn-permaculture] Fwd: Pennsylvania's New War on Mosquitos - and Us - I am in the process of writing a document to share with you that takes this to the next level of stopping this insanity. I will be getting help user 1. Aug 27, 2012 8:59 AM
Fwd: Pennsylvania's New War on Mosquitos - and Us - FYI Sent from my iPhone Begin forwarded message: Pennsylvania's New War on Mosquitos - and Us Melissa M Aug 27, 2012 8:18 AM
Re: [penn-permaculture] Re: Community-Supported-Acupunctur­e - We go to Phoenixville's Gateway Bodyworks for community acupuncture http://www.gatewaybodyworks.co­m/ Elizabeth C. Aug 26, 2012 8:10 PM
Fwd: PA DEP News Release : Mosquito Spraying Set for Lancaster County on Aug. 28 - Looks like a whole lotta spraying going on ... You can click the link to DEP's site (below) to find out when/if they're planning to spray in your area. Sent from my iPhone Begin forwarde Melissa M Aug 24, 2012 4:39 PM
RE: [penn-permaculture] Fwd: PA DEP News Release : Mosquito Spraying Set for Delaware County on Aug. 27 - Here in the Lehigh valley we are planning on shooting them down!!! This is crazy and illegal even with their own laws. Wil   user 1. Aug 24, 2012 4:06 PM
Fwd: PA DEP News Release : Mosquito Spraying Set for Delaware County on Aug. 27 - FYI Sent from my iPhone Begin forwarded message: From: [address removed] Melissa M Aug 24, 2012 3:56 PM
Poultry processors in/near Montgomery Coukty - Does anyone happen to know where one might get a bunch of guinea fowl processed (to sell) in Montgomery County (or near Montg. County)? Thanks! Sent from my iPhone Melissa M Aug 23, 2012 11:52 AM
Fwd: Bike Fresh Rolls September 23rd - REGISTER TODAY! - Sent from my iPhone Begin forwarded message: From: "PASA - Eastern Region" < PASA_ Melissa M Aug 23, 2012 9:23 AM
Re: Community-Supported-Acupunctur­e - I go to S. Philly Acupuncture. Really good experience and helpful for my medical condition. Jeff Jeff Aug 23, 2012 5:48 AM
Re: RE: [penn-permaculture] Lifting our trowels like antennas... - Sari S. Aug 22, 2012 8:43 PM
Re: [penn-permaculture] Community-Supported-Acupunctur­e - Also, there's one in South Philly and one in Fishtown that I think follow the same model.   http://www.southphillyacupunct­ure.com/   Belinda Aug 22, 2012 9:13 AM
Community-Supported-Acupunctur­e - Hi folks, I recently found out about another type of "CSA" model, right here in our area that I wanted to share. (Thanks, Megan!) There are two places that offer acupuncture, based on a "community supported" model: Roxborough Community Acupunctur Joy Aug 22, 2012 8:12 AM
Fwd: [pufn] 3rd Annual Philadelphia Honey Festival - Sent from my iPhone Begin forwarded message: From: Abby Sullivan < [address removed] Melissa M Aug 21, 2012 6:45 PM
Upcoming Permablitz events - Hi Permies, Judging from feedback on a possible event I posted earlier this week, it sounds like a lot of you would like help with your projects/to learn about other's projects, and this is a great opportunity for you to create your own Permablitzes. Joy Aug 21, 2012 3:39 PM
Fwd: study on farm interns/apprentices in sustainable ag. - Sent from my iPhone Begin forwarded message: From: Ann Stone < [address removed] > Date: Au Melissa M Aug 21, 2012 11:43 AM
Fwd: [SANET-MG] nanoparticles an emerging threat to the food supply - FYI: Sent from my iPhone Begin forwarded message: > Sunscreens, lotions, and cosmetics contain tiny metal nanoparticles that wash down the drain at the end of the day, or are discharged after manufacturing. Those nanoparticles eventually end up i Melissa M Aug 20, 2012 5:33 PM
Research: Where are the (US) PC farms? - From: rafter sass ferguson < [address removed] > Date: August 19,[masked]:34:50 PM ED Melissa M Aug 20, 2012 9:01 AM
Homesteading Fair - Mother Earth News Fair at Seven Springs, PA : Sept. 21 - 23, 2012 Workshops include Bokashi, DIY Solar, Homeschooling, Biochar, Aquaponics, Cheesemaking, Fermenting, Native Plants, Bioshelters (with Darrel!), Seed-saving, Chickens and everything else Joy Aug 20, 2012 8:52 AM
"Wealth" - the movie - Preview not available Joy Aug 19, 2012 12:14 PM
Fwd: URGENT: Call & Email - Senate Hemp Farming Bill Introduced S. 3501 - Sent from my iPhone Begin forwarded message: From: Vote Hemp < [address removed] > Melissa M Aug 16, 2012 10:15 AM
Re: [penn-permaculture] Harvard Study Confirms Fluoride Reduces Children's IQ by Joseph Mercola - Sorry to be contrary -- but from a first glance at the actual abstract, the study is looking mostly at studies in China and other places, where in some places groundwater has very high levels of naturally occurring fluoride. This is true in parts of In Lakis Aug 16, 2012 9:10 AM
Harvard Study Confirms Fluoride Reduces Children's IQ by Joseph Mercola - I wish I were shocked by this but, alas, nah! Sadly, Nothing surprises me anymore. Suspected the fluoride thing for sometime but glad to see a "mainstream" study from an "authority" (Harvard...) an Argumentum ad vericundium MIGHT get some attention in thi Melissa M Aug 15, 2012 11:20 PM
Patch Adams Free Clinic at Philadelphia - Paul G. Aug 15, 2012 11:28 AM
2013 Permaculture Calendar available - Joy Aug 14, 2012 10:53 AM
RSA Animate - The Empathic Civilisation - YouTube - Preview not available Melissa M Aug 14, 2012 10:48 AM
Fwd: Permaculture Research Institute of Australia - Sent from my iPhone Begin forwarded message: From: Permaculture Research Institute < edito Melissa M Aug 13, 2012 10:06 PM
FW: Local and Alternative Economics Brainstorming Session - Forwarding... Joy Aug 13, 2012 6:10 PM
Re: [penn-permaculture] workshop this weekend - David Siller is going to be at Wyck on Saturday if that's the poster you're referring to :) On Aug 10, 2012, at 10:21 AM, Karen Stark wrote: > Can anybody make this poster out....it looks great, but I can't tell where it is at, or who is putting Cheryl Aug 10, 2012 10:23 AM
Farming without water - Preview not available Joy Aug 10, 2012 10:20 AM
RE: [penn-permaculture] Lifting our trowels like antennas... - Thanks. Yeah, I tried to make Occupy more like Transi Fred K. Aug 8, 2012 12:49 PM
Re: [penn-permaculture] Lifting our trowels like antennas... - Great discussion! I would be interested to hear why charity is a such a terrible idea. If it is then perpetual "general assistance" must be 10 times worse. At least charity requires the consent of the aid giver who is best situated to determine if i user 1. Aug 8, 2012 11:34 AM
Re: [penn-permaculture] workshop this weekend - Can anybody make this poster out....it looks great, but I can't tell where it is at, or who is putting it on??? Thanks On Aug 7, 2012, at 7:30 PM, Melissa M wrote: > > > Sent from my iPhone > > Begin forwarded message: > >> Just wanted to f Karen S. Aug 7, 2012 8:37 PM
Fwd: workshop this weekend - Sent from my iPhone Begin forwarded message: > Just wanted to forward quickly to y'all a workshop I am participating in this weekend. Should be a good time. I'll be bringing some cool crab apple sauce I made today and lots of other wild food goo Melissa M Aug 7, 2012 7:29 PM
Re: RE: [penn-permaculture] Lifting our trowels like antennas... - Fred Agree with you about Charity; definitely a band-aid. Good visual about giant pendulum hypnotizing us. Last fall, I thought the Occupy movement was that pendulum, to get us all focused on the work that needs doing. Afraid I haven't been too meenal Aug 7, 2012 9:56 AM
Open Bank Project - a step in the direction of transparent banking - Preview not available Joy Aug 7, 2012 8:17 AM
Fwd: Criminal Banking Cartel Dominates U.S./U.K. Governments - Melissa M Aug 6, 2012 8:22 PM
Re: [penn-permaculture] Lifting our trowels like antennas... - So, what is this “deeper” thing that is required? Unfortunately, people are required here to m Jim Aug 6, 2012 12:13 PM
RE: [penn-permaculture] Lifting our trowels like antennas... - Sorry, but something deeper is required. As the found Fred K. Aug 6, 2012 10:01 AM
Fwd: [pufn] Pollinator Conservation Planning Short Course 9/13 - Sent from my iPhone Begin forwarded message: Another learning opportunity... Melissa M Aug 5, 2012 9:04 PM
Fwd: Fruit Growing Simplified with Lee Reich, 8/22 - FYI- Sent from my iPhone Begin forwarded message: Melissa M Aug 5, 2012 9:03 PM
ETHOS - highly recommend!! (It's on Netflix) - http://www.ethosthemovie.com/ Sent from my iPhone Melissa M Aug 5, 2012 6:57 PM
Flame Virus Attacks the Internet - http://articles.mercola.com/si­tes/articles/archive/2012/08/0­5/internet-security-virus.aspx­ Sent from my iPhone Melissa M Aug 5, 2012 6:43 PM
Re: [penn-permaculture] Lifting our trowels like antennas... - There are quite a few time banking groups popping up as of late. There is one in phoenixville and another in central bucks area I do believe. Just look them up on meetup.com Mae Aug 5, 2012 3:34 PM
Re: [penn-permaculture] Lifting our trowels like antennas... - There are ways to actively engage our communities. EqualDollars is one way. Transition Town Media Jim Aug 5, 2012 10:40 AM
RE: [penn-permaculture] Lifting our trowels like antennas... - I think charity is a terrible terrible idea. Briefly, Fred K. Aug 4, 2012 11:43 PM
Fwd: Straw Bale Gardening - I tried this a few yrs ago & it worked pretty well. The only issue I had was (as cold weather approached) mice found the bales attractive for making a home. Still- a good strategy t Melissa M Aug 4, 2012 9:48 AM
"Fixing the Future" film segments... - Hi all, Did anybody else go to the screening for "Fi Joy Aug 3, 2012 7:37 PM
Re: [penn-permaculture] Project Censored - v\:* { BEHAVIOR: url (#default#vml) } FLAVOR00-NONE- user 3. Aug 3, 2012 4:10 PM
Project Censored - http://www.projectcensored.org­/ Sent from my iPhone Melissa M Aug 3, 2012 8:49 AM
Re: herbicides - Donald, Despite your qualms with the process, I've had great success using sheet mulch for new garden borders. Some of these borders have been up to 2000 square feet. It wasn't always the case. My big breakthrough came when I started using Jeff Aug 3, 2012 8:24 AM
Re: [penn-permaculture] Lifting our trowels like antennas... - Yes. It is time in so many ways. So how do we find those people who are in need and what do we have to offer them? I have some extra kale in my garden. I know a little bit about healing. I am pretty good at communicating. How do I offer the things Suzie H. Aug 2, 2012 10:03 PM
Re: [penn-permaculture] Lifting our trowels like antennas... - In regards to the current issue, I would like to bring people's attention to an inspiring organization in Philadelphia... http://www.equaldollars.org/ People part Erika H. Aug 2, 2012 7:37 PM
Lifting our trowels like antennas... - Hi folks, I want to bring something to everyone's attention. We are looking at a very important moment for Pennsylvania, because what happens next will have an impact on EVERYONE. It is a concerning predicament, but also an immense opportunity for Joy Aug 2, 2012 2:54 PM
herbicides - Dear Group: I am putting out a request for information about creating landscape gardens without using herbicides. I've looked into sheet mulching and have been unimpressed with this for large areas. We have tried just mowing gardens very low, mulc Donald P. Aug 2, 2012 11:43 AM
Edible Forest Gardening Workshop w/ Eric Toensmeier Sept 7-9 - In Case You Missed It! - Preview not available Aaron G. Aug 1, 2012 11:09 PM
Fwd: herb class - > Wednesday August 15th 6:30-8:30 ~ Preserving the Herbal Harvest with Herbalist Susan Hess: Join lively discussion and hands-on demonstrations of the many techniques for preserving the herbal harvest. Topics will include: proper harvesting techniques, Melissa M Jul 27, 2012 1:26 PM
Fwd: [Permaculture International] NY Times: climate change raising food prices - FYI Sent from my iPhone Begin forwarded message: Subject: Re: [Permaculture International] NY Times: climate change raising Melissa M Jul 25, 2012 10:39 PM
Fwd: Josh Fox and Mark Ruffalo Invite You To STOP THE FRACK ATTACK! - Sent from my iPhone Begin forwarded message: Melissa M Jul 23, 2012 8:16 PM
Can urban farming go corporate? - http://mobile.reuters.com/arti­cle/idUSBRE86I0U120120719?irpc­=932 Sent from my iPhone Melissa M Jul 23, 2012 8:39 AM
HGI starts philly rainwater, compost, food preservation yahoo groups - The strongest sentiment expressed by participants at The Home Gr Sarah G. Jul 20, 2012 12:47 PM
Fwd: Monsanto Nation: The Worst Farm Bill in History - Sent from my iPhone Begin forwarded message: From: Bob Hamburg Melissa M Jul 20, 2012 8:36 AM
Fwd: PECO power problems - Powering down for a bit... FYI Sent from my iPhone Begin forwarded message: From: Mary Himmer Subject: Melissa M Jul 18, 2012 5:37 PM
Permaculture Design Course starts Sept. 15-16, 2012 - 0 0 Karen S. Jul 18, 2012 3:58 PM
First lady in Philly to discuss healthy eating - I wonder what effect, if any, this will have on the city. Specifically, I'm wondering about distribution of the idea in physical form to the community, since things like school lunch programs will also inevitably be effected by the fact that so many sc Joy Jul 18, 2012 12:20 PM
How to approach using vacant land - Here's a great website/diagram I found about how to go about using vacant lots from the NYC group "596 Acres"... http://596acres.org/en/resourc­es/advocacy-resources/ ~Joy Joy Jul 17, 2012 11:28 AM
This Saturday: Annual Good Food Good Beer Event! - Hi Philly Foodies, Wanted to let everyone know about the annual Good Food Good Beer event that's taking place this Saturday to support Farm to City & Slow Food Philly. This year's food will be provided by lots of gourmet f Robyn M. Jul 17, 2012 10:48 AM
Honey Fest in Philly! - Forwarding from the Philadelphia Beekeepers' Guild. ~Joy September 7 - 9 HONEY FEST! This third annual event promises 3 big venues, 3 big days of fun. KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Deb Delaney to discuss Feral Bees in Trees at 1 pm on 9/8. Joy Jul 17, 2012 8:49 AM
Fwd: Broadcast Premiere of THE SKY IS PINK and Artists Against Fracking - Sent from my iPhone Begin forwarded message: Melissa M Jul 16, 2012 8:59 PM
Fwd: Permaculture research is LIVE! - Sent from my iPhone Begin forwarded message: From: rafter sass ferguson < liberationecolo Melissa M Jul 16, 2012 8:44 PM
FW: Chikukwa, Then and Now - a Permaculture Success Story in Africa - Preview not available Joy Jul 16, 2012 8:25 PM
Announcing: Intermediate Edible Forest Gardening Workshop w/ Eric Toensmeier Sept 7-9 - Greetings Folks! We're very happy to announce an intermediate-level course on Edible Forest Gardening (EFG) with teacher, author and design Aaron G. Jul 16, 2012 8:00 PM
'Fixing the Future' screening - Transition Philadelphia, Transition Media, Transition AUD (Philadelphia, PA) - Meetup - http://www.meetup.com/Transiti­on-Phil Melissa M Jul 16, 2012 1:33 PM
Fwd: THIS IS IMPORTANT! - Preview not available Melissa M Jul 16, 2012 1:03 PM
Rodale Institute Field Day 2012 - This Friday, July 20th - http://www.rodaleinstitute.org­/annualfieldday2012 Delaware P. Jul 15, 2012 5:50 PM
Fwd: [pufn] Teaching about bees to kids?? - Any takers? Sounds like an amazing opp to get some youngins' to appreciate those beloved bees (& Melissa M Jul 13, 2012 5:37 PM
Fwd: Citing Changing Times and New Opportunities, MAREA Cancels 2012 PA Energyfest - Well, that frees up that weekend for me, at any rate. I am Sorry to see it end but last yr attendance was pitiful. Sent from my iPhone Begin forwarded message: Melissa M Jul 13, 2012 4:22 PM
Fwd: Copy of proposed ordinance & ways to ACT re: bees in Plymouth Two - Below is a copy of the proposed ordinance re: regulating beekeeping in Plymouth Twp (please refer to the message I sent out to the list a few days ago on this issue) - Thanks to E Melissa M Jul 12, 2012 9:03 AM
(Micro-climates) NASA mission, led by Stanford biologist, finds massive algal blooms under Arctic sea ice - Hi folks, Just passing on this article about unexpected life found in the Arctic. It's a great example of how micro-climates can demonstrate concentrated productivity. And also how climate change can yield interesting results. :) ~Joy http://n Joy Jul 11, 2012 2:25 PM
Request for Proposals - Preview not available Karen S. Jul 11, 2012 6:42 AM
School of Living Weekend Gathering July 20-22 - Preview not available Karen S. Jul 11, 2012 6:41 AM
To all beekeepers AND people who EAT! - There's a storm brewing in Plymouth Twp., Montgomery County as we speak. Due to recent events (and a few squeaky wheeled alarmists), that twp is considering implementing some drastic (draconian & BACKWARD) regs which would regulate beekeeping by Plymouth Melissa M Jul 9, 2012 8:53 PM
Fwd: [pufn] Northeastern Permaculture Convergence Invite - Reminder- NE Permie Convergence... This weekend! Melissa M Jul 9, 2012 6:48 PM
RE: [penn-permaculture] Fire in the hole! - Thanks. I'm not using any design Fred K. Jul 6, 2012 5:52 PM
Small-Scale Farmers Creating a New Profit Model - NYTimes.com - http://www.nytimes.com/2012/07­/02/us/small-scale-farmers-cre­ating-a-new-profit-model.html?­_r=2&nl=todaysheadlines&emc=ed­it_th_20120702 Sent from my iPhone Melissa M Jul 6, 2012 3:06 PM
Let them eat kale: In Harlem, a farm share for the people - Preview not available Joy Jul 6, 2012 8:10 AM
Stop Monsanto's Sneak Attack on Organic & Non-GMO Farmers - Preview not available user 1. Jul 5, 2012 1:36 PM

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