Creating a Permaculture Garden of Eden…It’s Easy!

Seven years ago this space was a wet, rushy field that hosted a rather angry looking cow…that was on the first day I spied Bealtaine, as it was to become known. Here was the upper field where the orchards are now! There is a pic somewhere on all these posts of that very angry cow, […]

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Celtic Triad. Permaculture Musings from Bealtaine Cottage, West of Ireland.

Produce in the tunnel is growing well. There is always some food to be harvested in here all year round. This is important as I am a vegan and need to ensure a good supply of fresh, wholesome, organic food. A view of the fruit and vegetable gardens taken from the field behind Bealtaine. Kilronan Mountain […]

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From Monoculture to Permaculture…Beyond Organic in Ireland!

From monoculture grass and cows to Pear blossom on an April evening…Permaculture. Where once was a field covered in grass and rushes, there is now an orchard and…permaculture. Blackthorn blossom through the arch… The barbed wire that once bordered this area by the cottage is gone, replaced with a new border…of plants and trees…permaculture! And […]

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