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Fwd: G.O.A.L. Mother's Day Planting - Sent from my iPhone Begin forwarded message: From: Edmund Armstrong < Melissa M May 4, 2014 6:35 PM
Fwd: Important message from Montgomery County Public Safety - FYI - residents of Montco (& likely other areas in the region) Sent from my iPhone Begin forwarded message: Melissa M Apr 30, 2014 9:33 PM
Re: [penn-permaculture] Re: Fwd: [pufn] Mycologist Paul Stamets Comes to Philadelphia in May! - Thanks for the rational support, everyone.  I can imagine that someone on this list would be better at summing up the reasons why the Philadelphia Science Festival should refuse sponsorship from the likes of Dow and other corporate agribus Brian V. Apr 29, 2014 10:21 PM
Re: [penn-permaculture] Re: Fwd: [pufn] Mycologist Paul Stamets Comes to Philadelphia in May! - Amen! Find leverage points & -- leverage them. Protests (now) seem to me to be akin to "asking/begging" for change. I Melissa M Apr 29, 2014 10:08 PM
RE: [penn-permaculture] Re: Fwd: [pufn] Mycologist Paul Stamets Comes to Philadelphia in May! - Chara A. Apr 29, 2014 7:03 PM
Re: [penn-permaculture] Re: Fwd: [pufn] Mycologist Paul Stamets Comes to Philadelphia in May! - I wish there were more protests (so much fun to take it to the streets!) but they really aren't as effective as the mycelium of the internet and an email campaign to the Science Fest promoters, as Brian suggests. And it David J. Apr 29, 2014 7:01 PM
RE: [penn-permaculture] Re: Fwd: [pufn] Mycologist Paul Stamets Comes to Philadelphia in May! - Brian, If ever I can help, by housing speakers "free", j Carole and Bill M. Apr 29, 2014 6:58 PM
Re: [penn-permaculture] Re: Fwd: [pufn] Mycologist Paul Stamets Comes to Philadelphia in May! - Edit: I incorrectly represented Paul's knowledge of Dow sponsoring the Science Festival - it is likely that he is NOT aware of Dow's participation in the Science Fair Event.  Dow will receive absolutely no money or pr Brian V. Apr 29, 2014 3:31 PM
Re: [penn-permaculture] Re: Fwd: [pufn] Mycologist Paul Stamets Comes to Philadelphia in May! - Hi All, As someone who has played a small role compared to others in organizing this event and getting Paul out to the Wagner, I'd like to make/reiterate a few points. Dow is just o Brian V. Apr 29, 2014 2:58 PM
Re: [penn-permaculture] Re: Fwd: [pufn] Mycologist Paul Stamets Comes to Philadelphia in May! - it's this friday at the wagner free institute from 5:30-8:30.  reception follows the lecture.  my husband and i are excited to attend, because we know how rare of an opportunity this is to hear paul speak on the east coast.  please d Ruthie H. Apr 29, 2014 10:21 AM
Re: [penn-permaculture] Re: Fwd: [pufn] Mycologist Paul Stamets Comes to Philadelphia in May! - Hey, Similarly, I was thrilled about Paul Stamets coming to down, then appalled by the sponsorship. The only right course of action is to organize a protest on the fly that would precede the event-- picket signs and chants and a banner, perhaps. "Dow David J. Apr 29, 2014 9:59 AM
Re: [penn-permaculture] Re: Fwd: [pufn] Mycologist Paul Stamets Comes to Philadelphia in May! - Hi, All, I strongly disagree with Michael. While it is true that the Science Festival is sponsored in part by Dow, the Wagner Museum is a beneficiary of this event, and a very important institution in Philadelphia. The Science Festival as a whole i user 2. Apr 29, 2014 8:51 AM
RE: Mycologist Paul Stamets Comes to Philadelphia in May! - Preview not available Joy Apr 29, 2014 8:43 AM
Re: [penn-permaculture] Re: Fwd: [pufn] Mycologist Paul Stamets Comes to Philadelphia in May! - Bummer, and we raced for tickets as well. Mary Adelle Himmer On Apr 29, 2014, at 8:25 AM, Michael Competielle wrote: So happy to hear the Paul Stamets the mushroom guru was going to speak to close by. I raced to purchase my tickets and on Mary H. Apr 29, 2014 8:33 AM
Re: [penn-permaculture] Re: Fwd: [pufn] Mycologist Paul Stamets Comes to Philadelphia in May! - Michael, When and where is this event? It might be good to show up with GMO FREE T-shirt on and have a group of people sit together. I totally get why you don't want to go, but there always seems to be a "nay sayer" at event we are at and I'm beginni Karen S. Apr 29, 2014 8:32 AM
Re: Fwd: [pufn] Mycologist Paul Stamets Comes to Philadelphia in May! - So happy to hear the Paul Stamets the mushroom guru was going to speak to close by. I raced to purchase my tickets and only afterwords found out from an organic farmer friend that this event is actually being hosted by none other than Dow Chemicals. The Michael C. Apr 28, 2014 10:00 PM
native plant sale! - There is a native plant sell next weekend at Coverdale farm in Delaware. Click link belo Megan M. Apr 26, 2014 6:39 AM
Help needed with Biogas/Dragon Husbandry Website - Hi Folks,  In efforts to spread interest in smaller-scale, integrated biogas systems, I've decided to forego a book in favor of a more up-data Bob H. Apr 26, 2014 6:00 AM
Fwd- from Eppg member non h - Eppg member biogas bob was recently interviewed for this podcast-- Melissa M Apr 25, 2014 9:57 PM
Fwd: [SURVIVEANDTHRIVEPHILADELPHIA]­ We need a new space ! Please read and help if you can. - Preview not available Melissa M Apr 24, 2014 2:44 PM
Wild Edibles Saturday May 3 from 9 am to 2 pm at Mt. Cuba Center - Forwarding --event of interest: Melissa M Apr 24, 2014 10:42 AM
Fwd: [pufn] Fwd: Berry Workshop, Plant Sale, and new POP events! - FYI Melissa M Apr 24, 2014 9:22 AM
Fwd: [SANET-MG] ATTRA Pubs Now on Amazon - Of course, these publications (& the initial research, which we all Piad for w/ our tax dollars) were all freely available to us (online at the attra website) until the budget cuts made many of the publications "pay per view" (grrr!) -- anyway, FYI: > Melissa M Apr 23, 2014 5:55 PM
Technology, Design & Values; Gratitude as a cycle - Hi Permies, I recently read a blog post that I felt w Joy Apr 23, 2014 9:32 AM
Fwd: Happiness Week - April 22nd Activities - FYI Begin forwarded message: From: Transition Town Media < Melissa M Apr 21, 2014 8:22 PM
Fwd: Silver Lake Waterways Cleanup - FYI From: Edmund Armstrong < edarmstrong@ Melissa M Apr 18, 2014 4:40 PM
Glyphosate (Roundup) testing available for urine, water - Hi Permies, I know a lot of us are concerned about the use of Monsanto's Roundup in crops, and the effects on our health and the health of wildlife, water systems, etc. In the quest to get my soil tested for glyphosate, I ran across this: http://www.mo Joy Apr 17, 2014 9:32 AM
Fwd: [pufn] Black Farmers in America photo exhibit - Forwarding from another list: Black Farmers in America photo exhibit Melissa M Apr 15, 2014 10:21 PM
Re: [penn-permaculture] Got wood chips? Wood chips are needed (must be mostly hardwood) in S. Chester Co. ASAP for a mycoremediation project - You may be able to get some free wood chips from here: At the Fairmount Park Organic Recycling Center dirk558 Apr 15, 2014 11:56 AM
Re: [penn-permaculture] Got wood chips? Wood chips are needed (must be mostly hardwood) in S. Chester Co. ASAP for a mycoremediation project - v\:* { BEHAVIOR: url (#default#vml) } 108AAAA9- user 3. Apr 15, 2014 10:54 AM
Got wood chips? Wood chips are needed (must be mostly hardwood) in S. Chester Co. ASAP for a mycoremediation project - Preview not available Melissa M Apr 15, 2014 10:45 AM
Fwd: Collins Nursery Spring Open House 5/17 - FYI (while I don't generally "endorse" any service/supplier, etc. I will tell you that Collins has--hands down-- supplied some of the most (obvi Melissa M Apr 13, 2014 10:34 PM
Re: [penn-permaculture] Global solar dominance in sight as science trumps fossil fuels - Telegraph - Really, another silly article trumpeting unscientific claims on behalf of those who can't look at reality. Photovoltaic power will never be able to replace fossil fuels, not even for electricity, let alone all the other uses of fossil fuels by direc user 2. Apr 13, 2014 10:22 PM
Global solar dominance in sight as science trumps fossil fuels - Telegraph - FYI http://www.telegraph.co.uk/fin­ance/comment/ambroseevans_prit­chard/10755598/Global-solar-do­minance-in-sight-as-science-tr­umps-fossil-fuels.html Sent from my iPhone Melissa M Apr 13, 2014 8:33 PM
Fwd: [PC-Relief-Haiti] ALERT: CHANGE YOUR PASSWORDS - NSA concealed "Heartbleed" bug - From: John Calvert Subject: [PC-Relief-Haiti] ALERT: CHANGE YOUR PASSWORDS - N Melissa M Apr 11, 2014 6:06 PM
Fwd: Come out & help with tree paste! - It's always lots of fun! FYI: From: Celia Martin < cmartin@kim Melissa M Apr 9, 2014 3:14 PM
Hive loss Survey - Bee Informed - FYI, for beekeepers: Melissa M Apr 8, 2014 7:01 PM
Opportunities for people with disabled and autism - Hi everyone, Are there any workshops o Jim Apr 8, 2014 7:11 AM
Fw: Happy Spring! Grafting Workshop, Scionwood Swap, and Plant Sale! - Keith M. Apr 7, 2014 1:27 PM
Intensive Gardening Workshops at Pendle Hill Begin Saturday.... - Please join us for a 1-day raised be building workshop, or a 7-month intensive organic gardening workshop. Details are below: Benjamin W. Apr 4, 2014 8:48 AM
Fwd: WIT SEED SWAP (and Share) + Knowledge Share and Seed Planting Demo - Begin forwarded message: Delaware P. Apr 3, 2014 8:48 AM
Tree Tender Training (PHS), in Kimberton! - > Become a Tree Tender® > at Kimberton Waldorf School! > Help plant and care for trees in your region, your community, or your yard. Become a PHS Tree Tender! > > The PHS Tree Tenders® program offers hands-on tree care training for residents of t Melissa M Apr 1, 2014 7:53 PM
Fwd: Center for Regenerative Ecology 2014 Edible and Useful Trees Inventory List - Center for Regenerative Ecology 2014 fruit and nut tree availability Well, it's passed time for this annual email to be going out, but the long winter has left most people still just dreami C Justin W. Apr 1, 2014 3:10 PM
Open Source Beehives - Preview not available Jim W. Apr 1, 2014 9:56 AM
Class - How to Develop a Food Forest Garden (Allentown) - Forwarding from our member, Steve Hoog: Beginnin Joy Apr 1, 2014 9:42 AM
Re: [penn-permaculture] permaculture courses in the Philly area? - I am trying to start a community garden where I live (rose valley), and would love some structure or guidence if anyone is interested in helping out. I am chef and owner of AG catering, a locally sourcing catering company with persona Alex G. Mar 25, 2014 1:13 PM
Re: [penn-permaculture] permaculture courses in the Philly area? - http://www.heathcote.org/cms/c­ontent/permaculture-design-cou­rse On Tue, Mar 25, 2014 at 11:03 AM, C Patty C. Mar 25, 2014 11:14 AM
Record Cold Winter Wallops Already Struggling Bees | Common Dreams - Ugh, the poor bees- this winter was certainly not what they needed! So many in this region have been lost. Time for a A call to arms, perhaps? We need new hives-- I hope as many as are able can rise to the challenge: Renew or start new hives this year Melissa M Mar 24, 2014 8:19 PM
Fwd: NYTimes.com: Farm-to-Table Living Takes Root - Not sure if you've seem this one: Melissa M Mar 20, 2014 6:54 PM
permaculture courses in the Philly area? - Chara A. Mar 19, 2014 7:53 PM
Intensive Gardening Workshops In Philly & Harrisburg... - Intensive Raised-Bed Gardening Workshops Benjamin W. Mar 19, 2014 4:45 PM
Permaculture Internships and Workshops at Heathcote Community - 0 0 Karen S. Mar 17, 2014 2:18 PM
Fwd: [pufn] Mycologist Paul Stamets Comes to Philadelphia in May! - Famed mycologist and author Paul Stam Melissa M Mar 13, 2014 3:59 PM
Europe Installs Raw Milk Vending Machines, While US Rules Unpasteurized Dairy Illegal | NationofChange - FYI: http://www.nationofchange.org/­europe-installs-raw-milk-vendi­ng-machines-while-us-rules-unp­asteurized-dairy-illegal-13946­34178 Sent from my iPhone Melissa M Mar 12, 2014 9:40 PM
Lyme Awareness Class in Lancaster - v\:* {behavior:url(#default#VML);} o\:* {behavior:url(#default#VML);} w\:* {behavior:url(#default#VML);} .sha Benjamin W. Mar 11, 2014 10:19 AM
FWD - Tonight: Screening of Green Fire at WCU (March 10th 7pm Adler Theatre) - Aldo Leopold and a Land Ethic for Our Time - Melissa M Mar 10, 2014 9:57 AM
Whole Earth Summit (Vandana Shiva, Joel Salatin, et al!) - Preview not available Melissa M Mar 10, 2014 9:51 AM
Intentional Community Presentation - FYI - forwarding, event of interest: abe@emersonlilyfreeschool Melissa M Mar 9, 2014 4:40 PM
Fwd: Good Friends: Your Invite--Growing Up Black & White in America - EPPGs own, Bill Mettler (an amazing storyteller!): He Melissa M Mar 8, 2014 8:04 PM
Why Don't You Try This?: USDA Forces Whole Foods To Accept Monsanto - http://www.whydontyoutrythis.c­om/2013/06/usda-forces-whole-f­oods-to-accept-monsanto.html?m­=1 Sent from my iPhone Melissa M Mar 5, 2014 9:54 PM
new economics foundation - http://www.neweconomics.org/ Sent from my iPad Melissa M Mar 5, 2014 6:51 PM
Fwd: Latest News from Gaia University | March 2014 - Hey folks, Looks like meetup is back up & running fairly smoothly. (It has been down for the Past several days thanks Melissa M Mar 4, 2014 5:04 PM
Fwd: Roundup and gluten intolerance; cinnamon rolls; homemade peanut butter; more - FYI Article: Correlation between round up & Gluten intolerance? Melissa M Mar 3, 2014 5:15 PM
Fwd: fruity opportunity - Fruit In Your Own Backyard Melissa M Feb 27, 2014 8:46 PM
Fwd: fruity opportunity - Apologies if this comes through 2x, meetup is being Melissa M Feb 27, 2014 8:06 PM
Re: [penn-permaculture] 2014, the year of the WET - Joy,   Schlep in buckets of finished bokashi where your water pools.  Every time I've got a water problem, it typically means there's too much clay locally, so it then gets the bucket. Philip W. Feb 26, 2014 10:04 AM
Reminder: Spring WILL come, eventually! - I bet we will feel like this when it does: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v­=huT5__BqY_U&sns=em Melissa M Feb 26, 2014 9:51 AM
2014, the year of the WET - Hi Permies! How about this lovely winter weather? I don't know about you, but I'm ready for some SUN! Which, unfortunately, ties into the topic of this email: RAIN. I've been following my almanac with an eagle eye this year, and so far, it has been Joy Feb 26, 2014 9:00 AM
Fwd: Kudzu Party - Forwarding - I like eating the weeds ;) So, FYI: Begin forwarded message: Melissa M Feb 16, 2014 7:14 PM
Fwd: [WAPFChesterCountyPA] upcoming GMO presentation - FYI- upcoming event of interest (posted to another list), non-GMO event From: An Melissa M Feb 16, 2014 5:46 PM
Fwd: 2014 Penn State Start Farming Calendar of Events - Melissa M Feb 14, 2014 5:26 PM
Fwd: Choosing the right battery for your grid-tied photovoltaic (PV) system - Preview not available Joy Feb 14, 2014 11:17 AM
MAREA workshop on Solar PV Grid-Tied/Battery Backup, AC Coupling - Forwarding from another Meetup... ~Joy Full Day Workshop: PV Grid-Tied/Battery Backup, AC Coupling Friday, February 28, 2014 7:30 AM Deka Battery Manufacturing Plant Deka Road , Lyon Station, PA (map) EARN 8 NABCEP CE Credits (6 hour Joy Feb 14, 2014 11:16 AM
POP event of interest- orchard training - Melissa M Feb 14, 2014 10:39 AM
Exciting news--a way to help be the change!: Please vote for the Schools for Sustainability video - and vote every day until February 20 - Hi permies, I am really passionate about this project, we are going to change the world!!! Permie schools for th Melissa M Feb 13, 2014 5:34 PM
Know Your Food' episode - Subject: Watch the first 'Know Your Food' episode Reply-To: Lexicon of Sustainabilit Melissa M Feb 10, 2014 5:15 PM
ReWilding School's 2014 PDC joined by Scott Mann of Permaculture Podcast! - Hey friends, here's 2 new pieces of info regarding this course: Announcing 3 guest teachers: Natasha Alvarez, Scott Mann of Benjamin W. Feb 10, 2014 5:07 PM
Re: Who Is In Charge of Permaculture? - Dale H. Feb 10, 2014 9:00 AM
Who Is In Charge of Permaculture? - Preview not available Joy Feb 9, 2014 12:47 PM
Center City Tiny House and Co-housing Community Development (Philadelphia, PA) - Meetup - FYI, forwarding a meetup (from another meetup group), as some of you might have an interest. Visit: http://www.meetup.com/Center-C­ity-Tiny-House-and-Co-housing-­Community-Development/ Melissa M Feb 7, 2014 8:10 PM
Fwd: Ryan Kudasik sent you a message: Will you help spread the word? - Sent from my iPhone Begin forwarded message: From: Meetup < Melissa M Feb 5, 2014 9:34 PM
Care and Pruning of Damaged Trees - NYS Dept. of Environmental Conservation - Safety is paramount now but, when the weather is accommodating, I thought this might be useful: http://www.dec.ny.gov/lands/52­95.html We lost 2 trees last night (ornamentals, planted long before we moved in & not well cared for/never pruned during the ~ Melissa M Feb 5, 2014 6:29 PM
Fwd: [pufn] Guest Speakers for Beekeeping Class - FYI- any bee keepers up for this? Melissa M Feb 2, 2014 5:56 PM
FYI - upcoming PAN vegan pledge event - Melissa M Jan 31, 2014 9:41 AM
GMO-free event 2/15 - forwarding - From: Karen C Stark < [address removed] > Melissa M Jan 31, 2014 9:32 AM
Request for photos of your local permie projects - Preview not available Melissa M Jan 30, 2014 4:03 PM
Fwd: [penn-permaculture] FW: Guide to Shiitake Growing Published for Northeastern Farmers & Landowners - In response to Joy's recent message, Penn State Extension will be hosting a one-day hands on workshop for shiitake logs at the Penn State Berks County campus. The date is March 22nd. The information will be up shortly on the PSU Extensi Katie P. Jan 29, 2014 12:53 PM
project opportunity!? - Hi Permies! I would like some help on a project in Philadelphia. I recently purchased a building with two ad Terrie L. Jan 28, 2014 4:06 PM
Fwd: Japanese granny's embroidered spheres show nature's pattern language - FYI &, Fascinating! Thanks Rich! Begin forwarded message: F Melissa M Jan 26, 2014 9:50 PM
Re: [penn-permaculture] The Startling Intelligence of the Common Chicken: Scientific American - Tom M. Jan 26, 2014 1:16 PM
The Startling Intelligence of the Common Chicken: Scientific American - http://web1.scientificamerican­.com/article.cfm?id=the-startl­ing-intelligence-of-the-common­-chicken Sent from my iPhone Melissa M Jan 26, 2014 12:45 PM
RE: [penn-permaculture] Plant "STD" linked to honeybee collapse - Preview not available Fred K. Jan 24, 2014 11:38 AM
Plant "STD" linked to honeybee collapse - Preview not available Joy Jan 24, 2014 8:53 AM
FW: Guide to Shiitake Growing Published for Northeastern Farmers & Landowners - Preview not available Joy Jan 24, 2014 8:49 AM
FW: For Those Who Live In or Near Radnor Township, the Darby Creek Watershed or the Gulph Creek Watershed (that drains to the Schuylkill) - Preview not available Joy Jan 23, 2014 3:17 PM
Postponed !- Bringing it Home: Healthy Houses & a Greener Future for Amercia - Eastern Pennsylvania Permaculture Guild (Southeastern, PA) - Meetup - Please note- the event has been postponed due to the weather. Details re: new date will be posted soon. http://www.meetup.com/permie/e­vents/154339562/?_af_eid=15433­9562&a=uc1_vm&_af=event Sent from my iPhone Melissa M Jan 21, 2014 10:10 PM
Hemp film screening - Cancelled !! - Hey permies, Sorry but, as the Kimberton Waldorf School will be closed tomorrow (Wed., 1/22) due to the weather ("Janus"), we are canceling the Hemp film screening (scheduled for tomorrow, 1/22 at the school). So sorry for any inconvenience this "c Melissa M Jan 21, 2014 9:49 PM
Fwd: [SANET-MG] Pollinator Management for Organic Seed Producers - A New Guide and Workshop - FYI > > POLLINATOR MANAGEMENT FOR ORGANIC SEED PRODUCERS > > A new guide by the Xerces Society and Organic Seed Alliance > > From alfalfa to zucchini, it all begins with a seed. Whether you save seeds > in your garden or produce seeds on a la Melissa M Jan 21, 2014 6:42 PM
PA-WAgN is sponsoring a Preconference track at this year’s PASA conference - This may be of interest to some of you- From: Ann Stone < ams39@P Melissa M Jan 20, 2014 2:36 PM
Fwd: MAREA January TEK Park Meeting: - Reminder: EPPGs biogas bob on anaerobic digestion (Tues., 1/28) at TEK Park Melissa M Jan 20, 2014 2:24 PM

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