Equine Permaculture

Australia is a country in the grip of extreme weather bingo. Over the last year we have seen record temperatures, prolongued dry conditions in some areas whilst in others, the drought broke with devastating floods and damage. Australia is, of course, no stranger to extreme weather, but as a horseRead More →

Managing water. Ecosystem processes, holistic management for horse properties

Following on from previous articles in this exclusive Equine Permaculture Design Series, Mariette van den Berg explains how the permaculture design principles can be applied in practice on horse properties.  The permaculture design approach aims to build systems that are easier to manage, more efficient and sustainable, whilst considering theRead More →

Permaculture Design, equine permaculture

Following on from previous articles, in Part 7 of this exclusive Equine Permaculture Design Series, Mariette van den Berg explains how the permaculture design principles are put into action. First with observation, then planning and implementation – paying particular attention to the elements that are relevant in horse properties.  TheRead More →