Standing Waves

Posted on January 29, 2021

Because resilience begins at home. As does love.


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Slow Farm is in transition!

Posted on January 29, 2021

Phil's biochar business is on the upswing, hurrah, and so we're discussing the separations necessary to keep Slow Farm Ltd. our little family business. It's all still slow and small steps for me still; Phil, on the other hand, is on fire. Watch this space.


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Kōanga

Posted on September 22, 2020

A little kōrero on changing direction at Equinox.


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Site assessment tools

Posted on February 7, 2020

Links to some of the online tools referred in the landscape and site analysis module of our PDC.


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Meet the instructors: Permaculture Design Course, 2020

Posted on December 18, 2019

Our 2020 permaculture design course has an awesome instructional team. Meet builder Matt Cassells, farm forester Rachel Rose, and urban gardener Trish Nugent.


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Biochar Field Day: 8 November

Posted on October 30, 2019

Join Slow Farm, NZ Landcare Trust, and others for a farm-based field day all about biochar


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Biochar in the media

Posted on October 30, 2019

Our recent adventures with journalism ...


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Plastics Reduction: The Long Journey

Posted on August 16, 2019

Life after plastic-free July


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Pūriri

Posted on April 1, 2019

Celebrating natural darkness


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Buy local

Posted on February 13, 2019

By my early twenties, I had identified the passions that have since been the constant drivers in my life: social justice, community building, and care for the environment. Money wasn't on the list, but when I chanced upon a book about local economies, the penny dropped.


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