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PacificEdge | February 26, 2017

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Choose your circle of action to create change

November 5, 2011 |

I DON’T KNOW what triggered my interest in solutions to sustainability but I trace it back to the 1970s.

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A local currency that was

May 25, 2010 | 2

Photos show the currency issued by the combined northern NSW LETSystems in the 1990s.

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Ethical Investment Comes of Age ….finally

September 4, 2009 | 1

This article by Robert Rosen, written about 20 years ago, describes early initiatives in the ethical investment industry.

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Earthbank and permaculture – a productive nexus

September 4, 2009 | 2

Robert Rosen describes the positive relationship between the Earthbank Society and the permaculture movement to 1988 in establishing the ethical investment in Australia.

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Permaculture – a movement in need of a history

December 27, 2007 | 1

I’M HOUSE MINDING FOR A FRIEND. In architectural style the house is Federation, one half of a long, dark red brick duplex in Sydney’s Inner West and probably built early in the Twentieth Century. It’s not an overly-ornate house in the way that some of its more exuberant contemporaries are but, like many of them, it was built in defiance of the climate and as a result is quite cold to live in during the winter.

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A short and incomplete history of permaculture

July 26, 2007 | 9

In 2007, ABC Organic Gardener magazine editor, Steve Payne, and Russ Grayson were approached by New Internationalist magazine to write a brief history of the permaculture design system, with particular focus on its formative years.

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The long road in the far north – on the local food speakers trail in northern NSW

July 24, 2007 |

Story & photos: Russ Grayson.

MARCH DAYS ARE MILD DAYS in the sleepy northern NSW town of Lismore. And this year they were no different. What was different was that the subtropical city of 28,000 played host to a rather unusual conference, a conference about food… local food.

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