Blog https://www.beyondbuckthorns.com/ en Ritvas Permaculture Garden https://www.beyondbuckthorns.com/content/dapd/ritvas-permaculture-garden <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Ritvas Permaculture Garden</span> <div class="field field--name-field-news-bild field--type-image field--label-hidden field__item"> <a href="/content/dapd/ritvas-permaculture-garden" hreflang="en"><img src="/sites/default/files/styles/node_crop/public/news/DSC02265.jpg?itok=IxCUD8uT" width="1900" height="1267" alt="Permaculture tomato house" title="Permaculture tomato house" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-node-crop" /> </a> </div> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/users/nickisan" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">nickisan</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Thu, 09.07.2020 - 13:00</span> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>Designing a permaculture garden for a friend of mine in Finland was fun. I appreciated been given that opportunity. Read about the entire Permaculture design process using Looby's design web.</p> </div> <section id="comments"> <h2 id="comment_form">Add new comment</h2> <drupal-render-placeholder callback="comment.lazy_builders:renderForm" arguments="0=node&amp;1=342&amp;2=comment_node_news&amp;3=comment_node_news" token="u4XKeKwglJhNWCKLG7rO2QphTOnKGICXjG13plRWWDk"></drupal-render-placeholder> </section> <div class="node__links"> <ul class="links inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/content/dapd/ritvas-permaculture-garden" rel="tag" title="Ritvas Permaculture Garden" hreflang="en">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about Ritvas Permaculture Garden</span></a></li><li class="comment-add"><a href="/content/dapd/ritvas-permaculture-garden#comment-form" title="Share your thoughts and opinions." hreflang="en">Add new comment</a></li></ul> </div> Thu, 09 Jul 2020 10:00:01 +0000 nickisan 342 at https://www.beyondbuckthorns.com Making dandelion honey https://www.beyondbuckthorns.com/content/food/making-dandelion-honey <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Making dandelion honey</span> <div class="field field--name-field-news-bild field--type-image field--label-hidden field__item"> <a href="/content/food/making-dandelion-honey" hreflang="en"><img src="/sites/default/files/styles/node_crop/public/news/IMG_20200530_121026.jpg?itok=Erre87P3" width="4160" height="3120" alt="Making dandelion honey at Beyond Buckthorns" title="Making dandelion honey at Beyond Buckthorns" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-node-crop" /> </a> </div> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/users/lumi" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">lumi</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Wed, 01.07.2020 - 15:33</span> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>How to make dandelion syrup - recipe and Lumia explaining the process on a video! Have you ever heard of vegan honey? It's not the latest superfood, but just a nice name for dandelion syrup which you can make in your own kitchen, no bees needed, and which really tastes like mild honey! I made this treat earlier this summer when dandelions were in season. And when they are in season, we really do have enough!</p> </div> <section id="comments"> <h2 id="comment_form">Add new comment</h2> <drupal-render-placeholder callback="comment.lazy_builders:renderForm" arguments="0=node&amp;1=339&amp;2=comment_node_news&amp;3=comment_node_news" token="xKUeKcl0FZTq5B_-yRqxxRgSjwgJoMQoH_UJVYRqhY0"></drupal-render-placeholder> </section> <div class="node__links"> <ul class="links inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/content/food/making-dandelion-honey" rel="tag" title="Making dandelion honey" hreflang="en">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about Making dandelion honey</span></a></li><li class="comment-add"><a href="/content/food/making-dandelion-honey#comment-form" title="Share your thoughts and opinions." hreflang="en">Add new comment</a></li></ul> </div> Wed, 01 Jul 2020 12:33:20 +0000 lumi 339 at https://www.beyondbuckthorns.com Introducing the Jean-Luc https://www.beyondbuckthorns.com/content/dapd/introducing-jean-luc <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Introducing the Jean-Luc</span> <div class="field field--name-field-news-bild field--type-image field--label-hidden field__item"> <a href="/content/dapd/introducing-jean-luc" hreflang="en"><img src="/sites/default/files/styles/node_crop/public/news/IMG_20200509_134524.jpg?itok=BjHG48_O" width="1900" height="1425" alt="Introducing the Jean-Luc - the biogas digester at Beyond Buckthorns" title="Introducing the Jean-Luc - the biogas digester at Beyond Buckthorns" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-node-crop" /> </a> </div> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/users/nick" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">nickisan</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Tue, 09.06.2020 - 12:49</span> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>Since I got dropped into biogas, working with Prof. TH Culhane on different biogas projects, I always wanted to have a biogas system on my own. When I came to Finland I finally got the space to build a biogas digester and then actually experiment with it.</p> </div> <section id="comments"> <h2 id="comment_form">Add new comment</h2> <drupal-render-placeholder callback="comment.lazy_builders:renderForm" arguments="0=node&amp;1=340&amp;2=comment_node_news&amp;3=comment_node_news" token="BNVmKOnImCTqeMFW0pbZd77EhGeSSdb-RAJ5Dyxpc-c"></drupal-render-placeholder> </section> <div class="node__links"> <ul class="links inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/content/dapd/introducing-jean-luc" rel="tag" title="Introducing the Jean-Luc" hreflang="en">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about Introducing the Jean-Luc</span></a></li><li class="comment-add"><a href="/content/dapd/introducing-jean-luc#comment-form" title="Share your thoughts and opinions." hreflang="en">Add new comment</a></li></ul> </div> Tue, 09 Jun 2020 09:49:04 +0000 nickisan 340 at https://www.beyondbuckthorns.com 4 years BeyondBuckthorns https://www.beyondbuckthorns.com/content/observation/4-years-beyondbuckthorns <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">4 years BeyondBuckthorns</span> <div class="field field--name-field-news-bild field--type-image field--label-hidden field__item"> <a href="/content/observation/4-years-beyondbuckthorns" hreflang="en"><img src="/sites/default/files/styles/node_crop/public/news/IMG_20200523_105744.jpg?itok=fx3lF4Jc" width="1900" height="1425" alt="4 years BeyondBuckthorns" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-node-crop" /> </a> </div> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/users/lumi" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">lumi</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Wed, 27.05.2020 - 12:32</span> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p><span>It’s our four year anniversary here at BeyondBuckthorns! On the 23rd of May 2016 we arrived from Germany to start our new life in rural Finland; to create a Nordic Permaculture paradise and a life that makes a difference. I made a review post like this <a href="/content/gardening/one-year-beyond-buckthorns">after year one</a> but none since. High time, I thought.</span></p></div> <section id="comments"> <h2 id="comment_form">Add new comment</h2> <drupal-render-placeholder callback="comment.lazy_builders:renderForm" arguments="0=node&amp;1=338&amp;2=comment_node_news&amp;3=comment_node_news" token="cLXdgPHagX5PbrsknIw9amO0MIxC2DCzg-q1X6KvMbc"></drupal-render-placeholder> </section> <div class="node__links"> <ul class="links inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/content/observation/4-years-beyondbuckthorns" rel="tag" title="4 years BeyondBuckthorns" hreflang="en">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about 4 years BeyondBuckthorns</span></a></li><li class="comment-add"><a href="/content/observation/4-years-beyondbuckthorns#comment-form" title="Share your thoughts and opinions." hreflang="en">Add new comment</a></li></ul> </div> Wed, 27 May 2020 09:32:36 +0000 lumi 338 at https://www.beyondbuckthorns.com Updates from the growing shelf https://www.beyondbuckthorns.com/content/glog/updates-growing-shelf <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Updates from the growing shelf</span> <div class="field field--name-field-news-bild field--type-image field--label-hidden field__item"> <a href="/content/glog/updates-growing-shelf" hreflang="en"><img src="/sites/default/files/styles/node_crop/public/news/DSC09399.jpg?itok=lOO28hth" width="1900" height="1267" alt="Updates from the growing shelf" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-node-crop" /> </a> </div> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/users/nickisan" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">nickisan</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Sun, 12.04.2020 - 15:50</span> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>planting, pruning, grafting and building. Check our Easter update.</p> </div> <section id="comments"> <h2 id="comment_form">Add new comment</h2> <drupal-render-placeholder callback="comment.lazy_builders:renderForm" arguments="0=node&amp;1=337&amp;2=comment_node_news&amp;3=comment_node_news" token="cC2RFaBfs3VYUeF3pYE7y_2fQgmLK9ejPEVUGiBX7Fo"></drupal-render-placeholder> </section> <div class="node__links"> <ul class="links inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/content/glog/updates-growing-shelf" rel="tag" title="Updates from the growing shelf" hreflang="en">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about Updates from the growing shelf</span></a></li><li class="comment-add"><a href="/content/glog/updates-growing-shelf#comment-form" title="Share your thoughts and opinions." hreflang="en">Add new comment</a></li></ul> </div> Sun, 12 Apr 2020 12:50:19 +0000 nickisan 337 at https://www.beyondbuckthorns.com A permaculture view on alternatives for Wordpress, Google, Apple and Facebook and co. https://www.beyondbuckthorns.com/content/dapd/permaculture-view-alternatives-wordpress-google-apple-and-facebook-and-co <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">A permaculture view on alternatives for Wordpress, Google, Apple and Facebook and co.</span> <div class="field field--name-field-news-bild field--type-image field--label-hidden field__item"> <a href="/content/dapd/permaculture-view-alternatives-wordpress-google-apple-and-facebook-and-co" hreflang="en"><img src="/sites/default/files/styles/node_crop/public/news/DSC08596.jpg?itok=KTLE7Vbi" width="1900" height="1267" alt="The problem of mono-culture software choices in Permaculture" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-node-crop" /> </a> </div> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/users/nickisan" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">nickisan</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Sun, 12.04.2020 - 10:16</span> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>Envision a world where all communication and data is in the hand of the people instead of some cooperation, where we have open APIs and standards to exchange information and knowledge. This is a design for it.</p> </div> <section id="comments"> <h2 id="comment_form">Add new comment</h2> <drupal-render-placeholder callback="comment.lazy_builders:renderForm" arguments="0=node&amp;1=336&amp;2=comment_node_news&amp;3=comment_node_news" token="on95KtSeIfnmRzqZukR0wATmcdl2mfNjpxQdO1iR01M"></drupal-render-placeholder> </section> <div class="node__links"> <ul class="links inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/content/dapd/permaculture-view-alternatives-wordpress-google-apple-and-facebook-and-co" rel="tag" title="A permaculture view on alternatives for Wordpress, Google, Apple and Facebook and co." hreflang="en">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about A permaculture view on alternatives for Wordpress, Google, Apple and Facebook and co.</span></a></li><li class="comment-add"><a href="/content/dapd/permaculture-view-alternatives-wordpress-google-apple-and-facebook-and-co#comment-form" title="Share your thoughts and opinions." hreflang="en">Add new comment</a></li></ul> </div> Sun, 12 Apr 2020 07:16:33 +0000 nickisan 336 at https://www.beyondbuckthorns.com A weekend with the Nordic Institute of Permaculture in Denmark https://www.beyondbuckthorns.com/content/nip/weekend-nordic-institute-permaculture-denmark <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">A weekend with the Nordic Institute of Permaculture in Denmark</span> <div class="field field--name-field-news-bild field--type-image field--label-hidden field__item"> <a href="/content/nip/weekend-nordic-institute-permaculture-denmark" hreflang="en"><img src="/sites/default/files/styles/node_crop/public/news/dsc_0646.jpg?itok=n5RQA-Xc" width="5568" height="3712" alt="Nordic Institute of Permaculture group photo by Philip Varionov" title="Nordic Institute of Permaculture group photo by Philip Varionov" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-node-crop" /> </a> </div> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/users/nickisan" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">nickisan</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Thu, 13.02.2020 - 20:29</span> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>Every year, usually on the first weekend of February, the Nordic Institute of Permaculture meets at one of the members countries. Read about the 2020 meeting.</p> </div> <section id="comments"> <h2 id="comment_form">Add new comment</h2> <drupal-render-placeholder callback="comment.lazy_builders:renderForm" arguments="0=node&amp;1=330&amp;2=comment_node_news&amp;3=comment_node_news" token="2NN5elwk6bgw4x115L4P_7yW8zLS8iHLH1QkoYGOGCg"></drupal-render-placeholder> </section> <div class="node__links"> <ul class="links inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/content/nip/weekend-nordic-institute-permaculture-denmark" rel="tag" title="A weekend with the Nordic Institute of Permaculture in Denmark" hreflang="en">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about A weekend with the Nordic Institute of Permaculture in Denmark</span></a></li><li class="comment-add"><a href="/content/nip/weekend-nordic-institute-permaculture-denmark#comment-form" title="Share your thoughts and opinions." hreflang="en">Add new comment</a></li></ul> </div> Thu, 13 Feb 2020 18:29:20 +0000 nickisan 330 at https://www.beyondbuckthorns.com Insulating a rintamamiestalo with hemp https://www.beyondbuckthorns.com/content/insulation/insulating-rintamamiestalo-hemp <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Insulating a rintamamiestalo with hemp</span> <div class="field field--name-field-news-bild field--type-image field--label-hidden field__item"> <a href="/content/insulation/insulating-rintamamiestalo-hemp" hreflang="en"><img src="/sites/default/files/styles/node_crop/public/news/dsc08453.jpg?itok=3hNroGlU" width="1900" height="1267" alt="Insulating a rintamamiestalo with hemp" title="Insulating a rintamamiestalo with hemp" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-node-crop" /> </a> </div> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/users/nickisan" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">nickisan</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Mon, 13.01.2020 - 13:44</span> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>When I first spoke with friends about insulating the house with hemp in 2018 I got all those jokes about hemp that you can get when you are telling about it. But hemp is, alongside with cellulose and straw bale a real good insulating material. But first things first.</p></div> <section id="comments"> <h2 id="comment_form">Add new comment</h2> <drupal-render-placeholder callback="comment.lazy_builders:renderForm" arguments="0=node&amp;1=328&amp;2=comment_node_news&amp;3=comment_node_news" token="WRKU1L-neFU8bEhG4IQazFVWVb8bGc82yj177ZFF2iY"></drupal-render-placeholder> </section> <div class="node__links"> <ul class="links inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/content/insulation/insulating-rintamamiestalo-hemp" rel="tag" title="Insulating a rintamamiestalo with hemp" hreflang="en">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about Insulating a rintamamiestalo with hemp</span></a></li><li class="comment-add"><a href="/content/insulation/insulating-rintamamiestalo-hemp#comment-form" title="Share your thoughts and opinions." hreflang="en">Add new comment</a></li></ul> </div> Mon, 13 Jan 2020 11:44:06 +0000 nickisan 328 at https://www.beyondbuckthorns.com Inspiration and Learning at the Permaculture Association Fall Event https://www.beyondbuckthorns.com/content/permaculture/inspiration-and-learning-permaculture-association-fall-event <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Inspiration and Learning at the Permaculture Association Fall Event</span> <div class="field field--name-field-news-bild field--type-image field--label-hidden field__item"> <a href="/content/permaculture/inspiration-and-learning-permaculture-association-fall-event" hreflang="en"><img src="/sites/default/files/styles/node_crop/public/news/fpa-event-2019-4.jpg?itok=eL9mth8v" width="1900" height="1423" alt="Presentation at the FPA event" title="Presentation at the FPA event" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-node-crop" /> </a> </div> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/users/lumi" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">lumi</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Mon, 09.12.2019 - 10:56</span> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>As you may know, both of us are <a href="http://www.permakulttuuri.fi/">Finnish Permaculture Association</a> actives since its creation in 2016. This fall we and the other actives have been working on ideas on how to make the association more sustainable in terms of people - the problem has been the same as in most of commonly-run associations: a handful of tired actives and hardly any opportunities for members to contribute (other than money and participation in events).</p></div> <section id="comments"> <h2 id="comment_form">Add new comment</h2> <drupal-render-placeholder callback="comment.lazy_builders:renderForm" arguments="0=node&amp;1=327&amp;2=comment_node_news&amp;3=comment_node_news" token="KC8q_P3NZ7MMwULJgleyBlzm7JXo0rpHEdi97fLH_NM"></drupal-render-placeholder> </section> <div class="node__links"> <ul class="links inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/content/permaculture/inspiration-and-learning-permaculture-association-fall-event" rel="tag" title="Inspiration and Learning at the Permaculture Association Fall Event" hreflang="en">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about Inspiration and Learning at the Permaculture Association Fall Event</span></a></li><li class="comment-add"><a href="/content/permaculture/inspiration-and-learning-permaculture-association-fall-event#comment-form" title="Share your thoughts and opinions." hreflang="en">Add new comment</a></li></ul> </div> Mon, 09 Dec 2019 08:56:32 +0000 lumi 327 at https://www.beyondbuckthorns.com Bulgaria and back - Training Permaculture Teachers course https://www.beyondbuckthorns.com/content/community/bulgaria-and-back-training-permaculture-teachers-course <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Bulgaria and back - Training Permaculture Teachers course</span> <div class="field field--name-field-news-bild field--type-image field--label-hidden field__item"> <a href="/content/community/bulgaria-and-back-training-permaculture-teachers-course" hreflang="en"><img src="/sites/default/files/styles/node_crop/public/news/dsc09039.jpg?itok=hq1hQL84" width="6000" height="4000" alt="Training Permaculture Teachers course in Gorno Draglishte Bulgaria" title="Training Permaculture Teachers course in Gorno Draglishte Bulgaria" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-node-crop" /> </a> </div> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/users/nickisan" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">nickisan</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Mon, 02.12.2019 - 10:19</span> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>Some weeks before the 24th Lumia told me about a Teachers Training in Bulgaria. I had noticed that there was an e-mail about it but I didn’t really look into it because I had to write some documents for a client. After Lumia told me about it again I read the PDF and thought that this might be something I could do, something I actually would need in the future. So I filled in the application form online and in no time got feedback from Mihaela from Bulgaria. She wrote me that we need to be 3 people from one country to participate.</p></div> <section id="comments"> <h2 id="comment_form">Add new comment</h2> <drupal-render-placeholder callback="comment.lazy_builders:renderForm" arguments="0=node&amp;1=326&amp;2=comment_node_news&amp;3=comment_node_news" token="jGcBrRpqtKc46O1POPc8z-CdFfLvAvuY2BNCn2fbjrk"></drupal-render-placeholder> </section> <div class="node__links"> <ul class="links inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/content/community/bulgaria-and-back-training-permaculture-teachers-course" rel="tag" title="Bulgaria and back - Training Permaculture Teachers course" hreflang="en">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about Bulgaria and back - Training Permaculture Teachers course</span></a></li><li class="comment-add"><a href="/content/community/bulgaria-and-back-training-permaculture-teachers-course#comment-form" title="Share your thoughts and opinions." hreflang="en">Add new comment</a></li></ul> </div> Mon, 02 Dec 2019 08:19:03 +0000 nickisan 326 at https://www.beyondbuckthorns.com