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Jumpstarting Spring: How to Greensprout Potatoes | High Mowing Organic Seeds' Blog – The Seed Hopper - Since 3/17 (St. Paddy's day) is around the traditional peas & potatoes planting time (here in our region) but, as we may still have frozen grou Melissa M Mar 13, 2015 9:24 PM
Don't Fallacy Me - Gaming To Make Arguments More Logically Sound - Those who have heard my "trivium method (for learning to think critically/bs detection)" will particularly appreciate this one! Melissa M Mar 13, 2015 8:53 PM
Fwd: [Free] Small Farm Summit + Spring Plans - More educational opportunities: Melissa Miles, M.S., AOLCP Melissa M Mar 13, 2015 12:42 PM
How to Make Biodegradable Plant Pots - Homemade Seed Starting Pots - Seed starting-on the cheap: http://youtu.be/lP5Fa6A5lFM Melissa M Mar 13, 2015 11:55 AM
Celebrate! McDonald's is Dying! - McD's is feeling the heat as a result of people waking up & making better food choices: http://you Melissa M Mar 13, 2015 11:12 AM
March Programs with Delaware Permaculture - Check out our upcoming programs this month at http://www.depermaculture/educ­ation Delaware P. Mar 12, 2015 11:12 PM
Fwd: Free Webinar & eBook: Closed-Loop Aquaponics - Fwd, Ed. Opportunity: Melissa Miles, M.S., AOLCP Melissa M Mar 12, 2015 11:03 PM
Fwd: Tara B. added a New Announcement in Chesapeake Network [Chesapeake Network] - Opportunity for young ppl - learn & earn in MD: Melissa Miles, M.S., AOLCP Melissa M Mar 12, 2015 10:48 PM
Fwd: [pufn] Seasonal Job Opening - Fwd a job opportunity, Chester Co.: Melissa Miles, M.S., AOLCP Melissa M Mar 12, 2015 7:51 PM
The Beautiful Tree: A Personal Journey Into How the World's Poorest People Are Educating Themselves - I recently learned of this book, it looks like an interesting read: Melissa M Mar 12, 2015 6:45 PM
Fwd: Cabrini Event on April 11th - Melissa Miles, M.S., AOLCP Melissa M Mar 11, 2015 8:44 PM
Fwd: Farminar Recordings - FYI: Melissa Miles, M.S., AOLCP Melissa M Mar 11, 2015 7:34 PM
The Philly Farm and Food Fest | - Fyi: http://phillyfarmfest.org/ Melissa M Mar 11, 2015 5:40 PM
NYTimes.com: Farmers Put Down the Plow for More Productive Soil - From The New York Times: Farmers Put Down the Plow for More Productive Soil Soil-conservation farming, a movement that promotes not t Melissa M Mar 10, 2015 5:57 PM
Only 2 Spaces Left Open for West Philly PDC! - Benjamin W. Mar 10, 2015 12:44 PM
Permaculture News, Information, Forums, Courses and Worldwide Reports - Biogas, in the news (EPPGs biogas Bob will like this one): http://permaculturenews.org/ Melissa M Mar 9, 2015 8:21 PM
Fwd: Discover the Magic of Activated Charcoal  - Biochar! (I'll bet you could make dyi versions of these products or, just ask EPPGs own, Dale "Biochar Melissa M Mar 9, 2015 7:16 PM
Fwd: [penn-permaculture] Hide and Seek Self Storage | Limerick, PA[masked] - Melissa M Mar 9, 2015 6:19 PM
Farm Manager position in South Jersey - Heads up on a last minute opportunity for anyone with farm management experience.  I am an apprentice at Cecil Creek Farm, in south Jersey - jonboy Mar 9, 2015 6:17 PM
Hide and Seek Self Storage | Limerick, PA[masked] - http://www.hideandseekselfstor­age.com/ Melissa M Mar 9, 2015 5:53 PM
Fwd: Will Food Sovereignty Starve the Poor and Punish the Planet? - Forwarding an item of interest/import from another almost: Melissa Miles, M.S., Melissa M Mar 8, 2015 9:42 PM
Fwd: [FMU News] Chemical Triggers Breast Cancer - See FMU article, linked below. Also, according to USEPA website: Melissa M Mar 8, 2015 6:49 PM
Altered Genes, Twisted Truth: How the Venture to Genetically Engineer Our Food Has Subverted Science, Corrupted Government, and Systematically Deceived the Public - I just pre-ordered this (it will be available on 3/20/15): Melissa M Mar 7, 2015 3:49 PM
Changing Skyline: Redesigning playgrounds to promote 'loose play' - think pop-up play spaces - http://mobile.philly.com/livin­g/?wss=/philly/living&id=2­9422 Melissa M Mar 7, 2015 2:35 PM
Permaculture Teacher Training in NYC with Jude Hobbs June 24-30, 2015 - Hello All! Monica I. Mar 7, 2015 11:57 AM
Re: [penn-permaculture] Why You Should Stop Eating Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner | Alternet - I have been a Macrobiotic Way of Life cou stephen h. Mar 7, 2015 11:33 AM
Fwd: [eOrganic Updates] March 10 Webinar on Promoting Native Bee Pollinators in Organic Farming Sytems - Sending this one out again, for anyone who might've missed it the 1st go: Melis Melissa M Mar 6, 2015 6:34 PM
The Truth Behind America's Meat Industry | TakePart - Good video to share with those still unaware of how the status quo food system operates. A gentle "intro to" CAFO/industrial vs pasture raised: Melissa M Mar 6, 2015 6:08 PM
Re: [penn-permaculture] From Sharing Economy To Gift Ecology - Hi Joy (and others), I do a lot of work in the gift economy. My main income is completely in the gift, I've run a small herbal CSM in the gift, and have been part of Transition Town Media's incorporation of gift economics into a Marie G. Mar 6, 2015 5:15 PM
No One Applauds This Woman Because They're Too Creeped Out At Themselves To Put Their Hands Together - Had to share this one-- Enjoy! Melissa M Mar 6, 2015 4:16 PM
From Sharing Economy To Gift Ecology - Hi permies, I've been exploring the idea of alternative economies recently, and realized that something kept causing friction in me when it came to discussing the idea of a "gift economy". I couldn't put my finger on it, but I knew it had something Joy Mar 6, 2015 2:12 PM
Why You Should Stop Eating Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner | Alternet - Having never been a breakfast eater myself, I found this article on the mythology behind eating "three squares" pretty interesting: Melissa M Mar 6, 2015 1:10 PM
New Film Explores Loss of Seed Diversity - Preview not available Joy Mar 6, 2015 12:53 PM
5 Reasons to Spend More Time Outside -- Even When It's Cold - (&, it IS COLD today!): Melissa M Mar 6, 2015 10:52 AM
Fwd: Space-saving gardens! - FWD: especially for those challenged by spacial constraints. Enjoy-- Meli Melissa M Mar 5, 2015 11:18 PM
Fwd: Invitation to Participate in Nutrient Testing Program - Passing this along to any producers out there-- Melissa Miles, M.S., AOLCP Melissa M Mar 5, 2015 7:04 PM
Re: [penn-permaculture] Fwd: Latest News from Gaia University March 2015 - I'm a graduate of Gaia and am happy to speak with anyone that is interested in their degree programs!  Ben On Mar 4,[masked]:06 PM, "Melissa M" < Benjamin Ray G. Mar 4, 2015 11:09 PM
Fwd: Latest News from Gaia University March 2015 - Melissa Miles, M.S., AOLCP Melissa M Mar 4, 2015 5:06 PM
One-Year Part-Time Training | Pfeiffer Center | Chestnut Ridge, NY - FWD-biodynamic training opportunity: http://www.pfeiffercenter.org/­one Melissa M Mar 3, 2015 10:48 AM
Fwd: SER Mid-Atlantic Conference Reminded - March 8 is the end of Early Bird - I thought some of you might have an interest in this event (the conference program is now available): Melissa M Mar 2, 2015 6:45 PM
Wild Land Immersions In Lancaster & Philly! - Benjamin W. Mar 2, 2015 5:02 PM
RE: [penn-permaculture] Permaculture and Social Issues - Preview not available Fred K. Mar 2, 2015 1:46 PM
Fwd: Upcoming webinar series on draft National Report on Sustainable Forests, starts March 3 - Fyi, educational opportunity (sustainable forestry): Melissa Miles, M.S., AOLCP Melissa M Mar 1, 2015 7:43 PM
Only 5 slot left for West Philly Permaculture Course... - Fyi- Melissa Miles, M.S., AOLCP Melissa M Mar 1, 2015 3:28 PM
Fwd: The Kimberton Star: News from Kimberton Waldorf School -[masked] - Wow! How awesome is this (SO timely!), wish my own kids were younger, I'd send 'em to this Kindergarten! Melissa M Feb 28, 2015 11:10 PM
RE: [penn-permaculture] Permaculture and Social Issues - Preview not available Joy Feb 28, 2015 7:31 PM
Re: [penn-permaculture] Permaculture and Social Issues - Wow - after watching that YouTube link from Melissa's message my cynicism took a skyrocketing leap. Ouch! I wasn't exactly sure where I had landed Lindsey Feb 28, 2015 6:20 PM
Fwd: Bee Packages Available for Early and Late April - Fyi-Bees! Melissa Miles, M.S., AOLCP Melissa M Feb 28, 2015 6:09 PM
Fwd: Today is National CSA Sign Up Day! - Begin forwarded message: From: Farm to City < Melissa M Feb 28, 2015 6:08 PM
Re: [penn-permaculture] Permaculture and Social Issues - While I am ALL about food justice, equal rights/fai Melissa M Feb 28, 2015 5:56 PM
Re: [penn-permaculture] Permaculture and Social Issues - Bravo permaculture . This is where I get the news so I would like to applaud Adam for raising my focus. John Dorety Sent from my iPhone john d. Feb 28, 2015 4:21 PM
Re: [penn-permaculture] Reminder - Also, the sender's email address is at the bottom of t Rich H. Feb 28, 2015 4:07 PM
Fwd: Your Link to Watch BOUGHT Movie - Reminder--link expires soon (this film Is powerful! I urge all to watch, if you have the time). More proof that big agripharma & Melissa M Feb 27, 2015 7:26 PM
Re: [penn-permaculture] Permaculture and Social Issues - We'll achieve equal rights when ourselves and the authors of the Ferguson, Black Lives Matter and Not about Food Forests articles stop falling for the divide and conquer game of the social engineers that they inculcate us with thro Adam Feb 27, 2015 3:11 PM
Re: [penn-permaculture] Permaculture and Social Issues - Hi, Joy, I appreciate your thoughts which reflect my philosophy about a fair and sustainable food system, thank you. Barbara Feb 27, 2015 10:50 AM
Reminder - Hi, everyone! This is just a reminder that when you Reply to a post from this mailing list, you are replying to the ENTIRE list, and not to the individual directly. Please make note of this, as we have had to intercept a lot of personal messages from Joy Feb 27, 2015 9:28 AM
From scarcity to abundance - Passing along an inspirational Tedx talk on business models and actions centered around abundance. https://www.youtube.com/embed/­kpyc84kamhw?vndapp=youtube_mob­ile&vndclient=mv-google&vndel=­watch&vnddnc=1 ~Joy Joy Feb 26, 2015 8:31 PM
Hayman - Crazy Farmer in a Bale Of Hay HD - On a much lighter note (on this cold Feb. Eve....). While I certainly don't advocate anyone "trying this one at home", it' Melissa M Feb 26, 2015 6:20 PM
Stop the Atlantic Sunrise Pipeline!!! - Friends, the Atlantic Sunrise pipeline, a massive 42" wide, 178-mile long pipeline th Benjamin W. Feb 26, 2015 5:45 PM
Re: [penn-permaculture] Permaculture and Social Issues - Thanks - Joy - for succinctly expressing my thoughts exactly on the earlier exchange here of ideas and thoughts on gender issues. Certainly w Lindsey Feb 26, 2015 4:40 PM
Permaculture and Social Issues - Preview not available Joy Feb 26, 2015 11:50 AM
David Holmgren talks about "The System", and how we can affect it. - Passing along this excellent video of permaculture co-founder David Holmgren, talking about having an impact on the larger geopolitical/economic system, and how the choices we make as individuals may just be the only real option for systemic influence. h Joy Feb 25, 2015 9:10 PM
Fwd: [radmycology] A Big Update from Radical Mycology - The Radical Mycology tour was in our area in 2014, here's a synopsis of the NA Tour they took last year (& some free mushroom re: info): Melissa M Feb 25, 2015 7:08 PM
Ecological Management of Key Arthropod Pests in Northeast Apple Orchards - For those trying to grow apples organically in the region: Melissa M Feb 25, 2015 6:49 PM
Chapter 14: The Strategies of an Alternative Global Nation | A Permaculture Design Course Handbook - Ch. 14 of the Permie Designer's manual might be the best content: Melissa M Feb 25, 2015 6:47 PM
Fwd: The Peace Revolution Podcast posted a new episode on PodOmatic... - So...should my car or truck suddenly, inexplicably accelerate (at great velocity) into a tree or over a cliff, sharing this might be the reason why Melissa M Feb 25, 2015 6:32 PM
Free Viewing of Bought Movie - Free to watch online for only 8 more days: http://boughtmovie.net/free-vi­ewing/ Melissa M Feb 25, 2015 1:58 PM
Fwd: [eOrganic Updates] February-March 2015 - Some of these Ed. Opportunities might be worth checking out, particularly the, "promoting native bee pollinators" session: Melissa M Feb 24, 2015 7:45 PM
Fwd: [pufn] Observe Tomato Grafting at Greensgrow Farms! - Fwd, event of interest: Melissa Miles, M.S., AOLCP Melissa M Feb 24, 2015 7:39 PM
Biogas possibilities - Hi Folks!  Biogas Bob here – with an opportunity for a few folks to actively participate in the on-going process of biogas system development -- humanity’s external domestication of anaerobic microbes.  Bob H. Feb 24, 2015 11:06 AM
Events - DCNR (including winter tree ID) - DCNR event calendar: http://events.dcnr.pa.gov/cale­ndar Melissa M Feb 24, 2015 10:26 AM
Urban Pc design, step by step - A short video w/ Geoff Lawton, redesigning an urban Melissa M Feb 24, 2015 10:23 AM
Re: Boy forced to remove Little Free Library from his yard in Kansas - LA Times - Thankfully, not everyone is losing the Little Free Library battle: http://www.liberalamerica.org/­2015/02/10/the-first-battle-re­sults-are-in-little-free-libra­ry-1-caddo-parrish-mpc-0/ :) ~Joy ----- Original Message ----- From: "Melissa M" Joy Feb 24, 2015 8:32 AM
Boy forced to remove Little Free Library from his yard in Kansas - LA Times - I have no words to describe this nonsense: Melissa M Feb 23, 2015 10:47 PM
Wild Land Permaculture Course!!! - Benjamin W. Feb 23, 2015 12:50 PM
Welcome - Little Free Library - What a clever way to build/strengthen community! http://littlefreelibrary.org/ Melissa M Feb 23, 2015 12:01 PM
Scholarship Sponsors for Black Permaculture Network - Greetings friends. Susquehanna Permacultur Benjamin W. Feb 20, 2015 10:30 AM
Permaculture Resources of Pennsylvania invites you to a Permaculture Gathering! - Permaculture Resources of Pennsylvania invites you to a Permaculture Gathering! Email [address removed] to RSVP. Come network, share, & learn with the regional permaculture community. Location: The Rotunda 4014 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 Joy Feb 16, 2015 7:28 PM
Harrisburg Permaculture Design Course!! - Benjamin W. Feb 16, 2015 10:08 AM
Seed Libraries Fight for the Right to Share - Shareable - Another reminder re: our RIGHT to SHARE seeds (& Melissa M Feb 13, 2015 10:54 PM
Fwd: Seed Starting, Giveaway, Potatoes, Grafting Video, New Varieties, Custom Packets & More - Passing this along- high mowing seeds is one of my favorite sources for seeds! Now is the time to get orders in, hard to believe with the Melissa M Feb 13, 2015 9:36 PM
Fwd: Next 8 signups get free Permaculture Voices tickets! - For those that can afford this (fees, travel expenses Melissa M Feb 11, 2015 7:05 PM
West Philly Intro to Permaculture - Benjamin W. Feb 11, 2015 5:19 PM
Fwd: Today's (2/10/15) PA Forests Webinar: White-tailed Deer - Pennsylvania's Keystone Species.. - Sorry for the short notice (the webinar is today) but it might be of interest to some: Melissa M Feb 10, 2015 10:11 AM
People care! An Important ethic!!! Mirror Me | Gulnara Gross | TEDxBeaconStreet - We are ALL "beautiful" in our individual ways. Let us never forget that & never allow ourselves to be "defined" (pigeonholed) by a product mark Melissa M Feb 9, 2015 9:14 PM
New York Attorney General Targets Supplements at Major Retailers - NYTimes.com - Article of interest (as if we needed one more reason to grow your own or source locally): Melissa M Feb 9, 2015 6:00 PM
Chickens and YOU Primary Series, 10 Classes, Course Starts Feb 10, 2015 - Fyi-online, Permie-friendly, chicken husbandry course: Melissa M Feb 9, 2015 5:58 PM
An Essay on the Dangers of Genetic Engineering - Preview not available Joy Feb 9, 2015 11:11 AM
Fwd: Sustainable Homesteading - Film & Seed Exchange, Consv Cmtes - Forwarding from another list- Melissa Miles, M.S., AOLCP Melissa M Feb 8, 2015 6:44 PM
Fwd: Seeking Consumers of Herbal Supplements - FYI Melissa M Feb 6, 2015 4:24 PM
Fwd: [pufn] USDA Programs for Small Scale Producers @ Saul HS - Forwarding: From: John Byrnes < [address removed] > Melissa M Feb 6, 2015 10:48 AM
There is a new discussion on the meetup site: The PATRIX: matrix of oppression/internalized oppression - Hi Permies, Melissa M Feb 5, 2015 2:43 PM
FW: free webinar: Green Infrastructure Planning at Multiple Scales - Preview not available Joy Feb 5, 2015 2:18 PM
Living on a Few Acres - Series Options | Online Registration by Cvent - Event of interest: http://www.cv Melissa M Feb 5, 2015 10:23 AM
Re: [penn-permaculture] 'Like a girl' video shows how young women are affected by gender stereotyping | Daily Mail Online - Come on- this is 2015 and look at the people yielding the most power prestige and positions (wealth)- how many women are there in the congress or senate- heading a major corporation or agency? Sure things are evolving, but at a slow pa user 1. Feb 5, 2015 7:57 AM
Re: [penn-permaculture] Finally, A Video Game About Tampons You Can Play On Your Phone - Kimberly, I agree. Kate R. Feb 4, 2015 2:15 PM
Re: [penn-permaculture] Save PA Seed Libraries Petition -- sign on? - I signed 2 weeks ago. And yes it is ridiculous to us but a devilish strategic move on their part. I trust that all connected to us will sign the petition. El On Feb 4,[masked]:17 PM, "Meli Shaman Feb 4, 2015 12:20 PM
Save PA Seed Libraries Petition -- sign on? - Many of you are aware of the Melissa M Feb 4, 2015 12:16 PM
Re: [penn-permaculture] Finally, A Video Game About Tampons You Can Play On Your Phone - What does this have to do with Permaculture??? Stick to the topic or I will leave the meetup! Kimberly On Feb 4,[masked]:29 AM, "Melissa M" < Kimberly H Feb 4, 2015 11:53 AM
Finally, A Video Game About Tampons You Can Play On Your Phone - Thought this was timely re: the recent thread about gender issues ;) Finally, A Video Game About Tampons You Can Play On Your Phone Melissa M Feb 4, 2015 11:28 AM

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