May Newsletter 2017

PERMACULTURE ASSOCIATION CYPRUS MAY NEWSLETTER March PermaBlitz Report By Phil Ogden   March PermaBlitz at Filo Terra, Xylophagou.  Photo Credit: Christina Christodoulou   A couple of ambitious projects were tackled at this PermaBlitz.  The creation of a natural pond, i.e. no plastic liner was being attempted from what was an old drainage pit about three […]

March Newsletter 2017

PERMACULTURE ASSOCIATION CYPRUS MARCH NEWSLETTER February PermaBlitz Report By Gabriel Pandelis, Permaculture Teacher & Designer & Founder of “IEROKIPIO Permaculture Land & Training Center”     The sun was already high and gave the signal for what was to be a beautiful and creative day for all attendees of the February 2017 Permamblitz event, taking […]

November Newsletter 2016

PERMACULTURE ASSOCIATION CYPRUS NOVEMBER NEWSLETTER October Permablitz Report It was great to be back at Koukoulaki where we held our very first permablitz two years ago. We had a record turnout of more than 50 participants with a good number of attendees from the North. Truly a bicommunal event. A number of very enthusiastic children […]

September Newsletter 2016

PERMACULTURE ASSOCIATION CYPRUS SEPTEMBER NEWSLETTER July Permablitz Report By Paul Raymond It was brutally hot in the paddock at Filo Terra, but the relentless sun was a perfect demonstration of the challenges facing the Ogdens down on the coastal plain. The July Permablitz at the site near Xylophagou was a great opportunity to learn techniques […]

July Newsletter 2016

PERMACULTURE ASSOCIATION CYPRUS JULY NEWSLETTER July Permablitz Report – Treis Elies By Patrick Makedonas and Kitti Kovesdi  It was a lovely sunny day in Treis Elies. Excellent for working outside.  The main project that the team undertook was to dig a pond.  This went well and many big fat juicy earthworms were found and stored […]

April Newsletter 2016

PERMACULTURE ASSOCIATION CYPRUS APRIL NEWSLETTER March Permablitz Report   The turnout at the Pareklisia Permablitz was great with a number of families attending with their children who joined in so it was also a great social day out. This blitz was all about taming the wilderness and establishing a food forest. The terrain is rocky […]

March Newsletter 2016

PERMACULTURE ASSOCIATION CYPRUS MARCH NEWSLETTER February Permablitz Report By Annelie Roux From time to time we like to tackle community projects and for our February Permablitz, we were invited to design and implement a sensory garden and therapeutic playground for the therapy centre of the Kivotos Foundation for Children with Special Needs. This project is […]