Month: January 2021

An agroecological year

A monthly exploration of agroecological farming, folklore and nature by farm coordinator, Fern Towers January … An Introduction to Agroecology In many parts of Britain and Ireland, Plough Monday traditionally marked the beginning of the agricultural year. Falling on the first Monday after the Twelfth Day of Christmas, it was a time to tighten one’s…
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How to be a good Nimbyist

Jubilee’s Aaron Hanson continues his monthly blog on environmental and agricultural topics The acronym ‘NIMBY’ stands for ‘Not In My Back Yard’.  NIMBY-ism is defined as ‘the behaviour of someone who does not want something to be built or done near where they live, although it does need to be built or done somewhere’. It…
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