Darwin Garden Education Network factsheets

These fact sheets are offered by the Darwin Garden Education Network under a Creative Commons licence for community gardeners, non-government organisations, local government and sustainability educators to download, print and distribute unchanged.

They were produced by ACFCGN member Lauchlin McKenzie.

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1. What is permaculture


Download (pdf 1.3MB)

3. Pest and weed management


Download (pdf 1.2 MB)

4. Pollination and seed saving


Download (pdf 1 MB)

5. Planting


Download (pdf 1.1 MB)

7. Recycling


Download (pdf 1.5 MB)

8. Chickens


Download (pdf 1.6 MB)

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