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Innovations in Resilience: Discussion on Post-Carbon Economics

Monday, October 14, 2013 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

How should we act and think economically in the world as the era of cheap oil comes to an end? The Approaching Great Transformation begins to answer this massive question, focusing on the people and communities already at work on the transition: energy descent pioneers in the UK and the US educating their communities about the road ahead, small enterprises defying traditional “profit” in favor of permanence and sustainability, and cities preparing for a post carbon future.

Joel Magnuson speaks on his latest work, highlighting case studies in community transitions and the work of thinkers like John Ruskin and E. F. Schumacher.  

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Introduction to Permaculture workshop with Growing Gardens

Thursday, September 12, 2013 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Introduction to Permaculture workshop
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Food Forest Workshop

Saturday, September 28, 2002 - 1:30pm to Thursday, October 3, 2013 - 1:30pm

Food Forest on Keylines

Hands-on Permaculture Design and Forest Garden Construction 

September 27-29 with Rick Valley efl@anandalaurelwood.org

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Unready for the Big One

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This is not a call to survivalism. But it is a call to self-reliance of the kind that societies have historically depended upon and which could dramatically cut mortality in a natural disaster such as a Cascadia subduction-zone earthquake.

Previews of disasters read like so many movies. Are they really real?

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Home Orchard Society Gardener's Calendar

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Handy list of gardening tasks that should be done for each of the months of the year.

By Ted Swensen 

A collection of gardening tips for your home garden & orchard. Click on a month to view the calendar. If you would like to contribute, post your tip at the HOS forums!

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