Sunday, November 05, 2006

A View from Above

Ah Swillington, the place of my endevours. This is a pic from the wall looking South East. Posted by Picasa

Friday, March 03, 2006

Dryland Polyculture Bahia

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02-4fev 3,
originally uploaded by nocompost.
Finally after 6 months or more of searching...........the first real images of a polyculture.!.!.! A dryland polyculture.
Location: Bahia huge arid region of Brazil.
Systems are making a real difference to farmers. Reducing soil erosion and increasing total yields from once barren fields.
Keywords: Polyculture, permaculture, intercropping, dryland.
Links:
www.permacultura-bahia.org.br www.marsha.com.br

Monday, February 13, 2006

orchard -patterns in High-Input Ag

orchard
orchard,
originally uploaded by topherous.
Here's an image of a large orchard in the US.
Shows pattern in two "layers", good.
Very regular design, bad.
Monocrop, designed for mechanised management, bad.

Wednesday, February 01, 2006

Silver Birch KAP

Silver Birch.
Silver Birch.,
originally uploaded by The K Team.
Interesting KAP image.

Shows some detail. OK to get an idea of planting density etc.



"Silver Birch trees on Stanton moor in the Derbyshire Peak District. This is a Neolithic landscape famous for the Nine Ladies Stone circle.
Dan Leigh R5 Delta and AutoKap."

Sunday, January 29, 2006

Cool Annotation Feature

fire escape
fire escape,
originally uploaded by Gayla.
This looks a real killer.

Roll over parts of the image and get a text pop-up.

Check it.

Friday, January 27, 2006

Forest Garden Dartington

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DSCN3925,
originally uploaded by nocompost.
Here are the images taken on a visit to the A.R.T. forest garden on Dec 28th.
70 images in the set.

Very cold. Lots of ice and a bit of snow.

Urban Gdn. Vancouver

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23May05Lane2,
originally uploaded by urbanwild.
Sheet mulching and bokashi photo set.
He's also got some seed ball experiment images.

IMG_2669

IMG_2669
IMG_2669,
originally uploaded by Dr. Hayesboh.
Agrofostry Image.
Shows structure.
No annotations.

Wednesday, December 21, 2005

Sutton St. Image Set

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P6024755,
originally uploaded by nocompost.
Here's the first in a set of imgs from Sutton. Lots of shots of the garden, pre-ming. Wot u reckon?