The Permaculture Research Digest provides summaries of newly published permaculture-related research. All items are hyper-linked to the original publication. If you have any items to feature in the digest please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
The 'January 2013' archive contains 60 items published in 2012. Items marked with a # have restricted public access, although abstracts are freely available.
Not returning nutrients to the soil equates to denatured soil, and not mulching soil equates to somewhere earthworms do not want to live, so not enough soil aeration, and overdoing the carrying capacity of the land leaves nations food bereft, and putting in pesticides is counter productive, killing the bees, giving us heart problems and diminishing our eyesight.Agriculture is the primary industry. Must be time to stop turning soil into a powdered (dry or soggy) mess.