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New Job Vacancy at Lowimpact.org

Part-time position: IT and social media - including proof-reading and writing [experience of publishing a bonus]

Can work remotely –  Skype meetings plus occasional meetings in London.

Firstly, you’ll be liaising with potential authors, proof reading, editing and preparing books via print-on-demand (POD), with Lightning Source, and working to produce all our publications as ebooks. The aim is to produce two new books per year. Secondly – blogging, writing content for the website, and most importantly, brainstorming.

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FarmHack Event - Dorset, UK.

                                                                                           

On Saturday 18th & Sunday 19th April 2015 The Landworkers Alliance will be hosting the first ever FarmHack event outside of north America at Ruskin Mill Farm, Gloucestershire.

The event will bring together farmers, growers, fabricators, engineers and IT programmers to demonstrate and share tools, skills and

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Renovation building project - Austria

Northern Austria: a fortnight set of worskhops/ natural build festival/gathering 9th-23rd August stimulated by the need to finish renovation of a traditional stone farmhouse. The structure will be structurally sound by then, and will want to be lime /clay plastered, with rocket mass stove, dry stonewalling and straw bale and cob wall construction, clay-encased wall heating set in cob, reed mat insulation....theres loads to play with, its a great place!

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Wanted: Land Partners to Grow on our mixed organic holding in the Forest of Dean

Crooked End Farm is a lovely organic holding in the Forest of Dean, looking across the Wye Valley across to the Black Mountains. Starting in April 2015, we are seeking a Land Partner to take on the growing enterprise at Crooked End Farm, and later in the year we will be looking for another Land Partner to take on the running of our beautiful farm shop, cafe and other retail activities. 

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