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Building Better Plant Guilds with Dan Halsey: GLPPodcast

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Dan Halsey, director of PRI-USA, Head Designer at Southwoods Permaculture, and co-author of Integrated Forest Gardening, sat down with us to talk about designing guilds and the Natural Capital™ Plant Database, a useful resource he manages with design partner Paula Westmoreland. Highlights from the podcast can be found in the abridged article below.

Permaculture at the 2014 MREA Energy Fair

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Midwest Renewable Energy Association’s (MREA) annual energy fair in Custer, WI celebrated it’s 25th year of exposing the public to alternative energy technologies. This three day event includes demonstrations, educational workshops, vendors, and copious networking opportunities. Participants were able to browse through numerous displays, as well as enjoy a farmers market and local beer tent.

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