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Permayouth is a global network of teenagers using permaculture to make positive change within our communities.

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Chapatti Recipe

Chapatti Recipe

Ingredients Roundabout 3 cups of plain flour 1 cup of warm water Olive oil Salt, to taste   Method 1 – Add the water to the flour and mix to a...

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Mint In Your Garden

Mint In Your Garden

Mint is a perennial herb that is easy to grow and is notoriously known for escaping garden boundaries in search of more space to put its roots down...

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Homemade Ginger Beer

Homemade Ginger Beer

The beautiful taste of homemade ginger beer has been the highlight of my childhood and the smell is imprinted on my brain along with memories of...

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Fairy Houses

Fairy Houses

Hello! If any of you have met me, you will know that I am a magic-believin', dragon-ridin', tree-talkin', fairy-findin',...

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Native Violet Jelly

Native Violet Jelly

In our family, my Mum makes lots of jams, jellies, relishes and chutneys. I want to share with you one of my favourite jellies that she makes at...

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Our Ducks

Our Ducks

Hi all, In this article, I'd like to talk a bit about ducks - we have four fluffy white pekin ducks (three girls and a boy). Ducks are an important...

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Surprise Sunflower!

Surprise Sunflower!

Hi, I'm Chloe! I currently live on a 50-acre farm in northwest TAS - 45 acres of which is rainforest. We’d been admiring a self-seeded sunflower for...

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Our Guinea Pigs

Our Guinea Pigs

We have just added two new additions to our farm... Floppy and Moppy, two long haired Texel Guinea Pigs! Texels are a gorgeous floppy-haired breed...

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Butter Fingers

Butter Fingers

What's better than butter? BETTER BUTTER. You may be asking yourself - ‘how do you possibly improve the creamy deliciousness of butter?’ Make it at...

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Sustainable Easter Tips

Sustainable Easter Tips

Easter is the time of the year that is synonymous with sharing time and meals with your family and eating delicious chocolate eggs. Unfortunately,...

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Our Goat Keeping System

Our Goat Keeping System

Hello 🙂 When I started researching goats, the first thing I did was to check out Bill Mollison's Permaculture Manual. I read the section on goats...

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Aboriginal Bush Tucker

Aboriginal Bush Tucker

Aboriginal people have occupied the Australian continent for over 60,000 (some say 120,000) years - over this long period of time they have found...

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Reacting to Rain

Reacting to Rain

If you're in South East Queensland or Northern New South Wales, you would've been getting hefty amounts of rain. In my area we didn't flood, but...

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