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Brain Candy Community Cafe – Friday 2nd March 7.30pm til 10.30pm

          Brain Candy Community Cafe Friday 2nd March 7.30pm til 10.30pm  The Kitchen on Great Moor st Great Moor St Bolton BL1 1NH cost: £10 waged £7 unwaged – children free booking essential as numbers are limited : 07749 847869/ shineonsister@live.co.uk This Friday sees the beginning of our monthly sustainable health [...]

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Using rising seawater to create arable land, food in areas once thought too dry to sustain life.

Rather than using seawater for desalination — which requires great energy consumption — Dr. Hodges proposes that seawater can be drawn inland to irrigate seawater-tolerant crops and plants, creating arable land, food and employment in areas once thought too dry to sustain life.Dr. Hodges’ math shows that if seawater-irrigated agriculture developed at the same rate [...]

Vegan Organic Network AGM/Garden Party 9th July 2011

Vegan Organic Network (VON) http://www.veganorganic.net/about-us We are holding our AGM, with a garden party in Blackrod this year. Once the AGM business is out of the way, we will be sharing food (please bring vegan food to share, and try samples sent to us by companies such as alpro). There will also be plenty of [...]

Film & Discussion about Genetically Modified Food Thursday 24th February

Bolton Gathering of Organic Growers present Film & Discussion about Genetically Modified Food Short Film (30 mins) TRANXGENIA about impossibility of coexistence between GM crops & organic farming Speaker Alan Schofield, local organic farmer Thursday 24th February at 7pm At The Kitchen, vegetarian café on Great Moor St (near army recruiting centre) Details : contact [...]

ORGANIC VEGETABLE GROWING IN BOLTON (UK)

Bolton Urban Growers Presents: Organic Food Growing In A Norther Temporate Climate (BOLTON, UK)

London’s Bike Superhighways Bring 70% Increase in Cycling

http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/01/london-bike-superhighways-70-increase-cycling.php

Flatpack schools will be the future in the UK

http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/02/flatpack-schools-in-uk.php?

How has a beetle destroyed millions of acres of forests?

“Death Of A Forest”_Pine Beetles Killed Millions of Trees in North America from Michael Pellegatti -Wild Visions on Vimeo. With global warming evident in many places around the world, the forest of North America are undergoing huge changes. The pine beetle and pine trees have co-evolved together and until the past 2-3 decades, the numbers [...]

How to start a community owned bakery