Tag Archives: Permaculture

Permaculture in Action

The next workday at Dyfed Permaculture Farm Trust (nr Newcastle Emlyn) will be on Sunday 10th May, 10.30 until 4-ish. May is a busy month, but if you find yourself free perhaps you would like to join us for some … Continue reading

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January Volunteer Workday

If you feel like getting out into the fresh air and doing some work in good company after all the festive feasting, then maybe our first volunteer workday of 2015 is what you need! This month’s workday will be on … Continue reading

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Volunteer Workdays 2014

Information about and dates for Volunteer Workdays at Dyfed Permaculture Farm Trust can now be found on their own page, here. This is a great opportunity to visit the Trust, learn more about what we do, get involved with a … Continue reading

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December Volunteer Workday

Felling the last Laburnum trunk with an axe During a lovely sunny day, we finished coppicing the Laburnum. Above is a picture of Nick felling the last trunk with an axe. Below, the stool after the last trunk had fallen. … Continue reading

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Volunteer Workday – Coppicing Laburnum, Sunday 13th October

Mature Laburnum in full flower in a hedge at the Trust The next volunteer workday at Dyfed Permaculture Farm Trust will be on Sunday 13th October, 10am until about 4pm. This month the plan is to coppice some aged laburnum … Continue reading

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Volunteer Workday – Forest Garden and Barn Day

Our next volunteer workday at the Dyfed Permaculture Farm Trust will be Sunday 8th September from 10am. We will be working in (and no doubt chatting about…) the Forest Garden areas that we are establishing along the Trust’s tracks and … Continue reading

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Visit by Dyfed Smallholders Association

The Dyfed Smallholders in the annual vegatable garden. We had a very enjoyable visit from the Dyfed Smallholders Association yesterday, with a productive exchange of knowledge. Identifying the flowers in the uncut part of the hay meadow. Drying hay can … Continue reading

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February Volunteer Workday – Hedgelaying

February Volunteer Workday Despite the damp, we had a successful day continuing the laying of a hedge that we started late last year. There was plenty of interesting chat and discussion alongside the work and some delicious soup during the … Continue reading

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Volunteer Workdays at Dyfed Permaculture Farm Trust

Hedgerow restoration on a Volunteer Workday Would you like to join us for our regular volunteer workdays at the Dyfed Permaculture Farm Trust? The Trust has a 22 acre farm straddling the villages of Cwmpengraig and Penboyr. The farm comprises … Continue reading

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Dyfed Permaculture Farm Trust

Dyfed Permaculture Farm Trust resides on a 22 acre farm straddling the villages of Cwmpengraig and Penboyr . The land once was part of the farm of Bach y Gwyddel. Formerly home to spinners, dyers and knitters early last century, … Continue reading

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