Opportunities within the UK

Willow art/ coppice crafts

I am looking for someone to help me with my work a couple of days a week.I know I can't legally positively discriminate, but I am happy to help some young person with a practical bent who may be an ASD sufferer (or have some disability), simply because I suffer from ASD and I know that work opportunities can be more limited. But I am open to able bodied neurotypical enquirers also (!). The person would need to live locally to me in the North East.

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Video Editor needed

Video editor needed

The team behind the new course ‘Permaculture for Development Workers’ seeks a volunteer with basic video editing skills to offer a quick bit of support.

We have a few short video clips from last year’s course that require editing so that they can be used for course promotion.

We would also like our existing video and photo content edited into a simple 1-5 minute video about the course.

Could you help? If so, please contact Georgina-Kate Adams at [email protected]

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Looking for permaculture entrepreneurs

I am looking for 2 other people who would like to help me start an eco farm holiday company based on permaculture principles in Cornwall. I already have a business plan and will soon be approaching Angel investors.
I really need people who are prepared to put in full time effort in return for a share of the company.
The skills base required is
1) marketing - websites, social media, YouTube.
2) market gardening and aquaculture

Experience of rammed earth building would also be useful.

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Successful Market Garden for sale in Moray, Scotland

An opportunity has arisen to buy a small scale market garden at College of Roseisle, Elgin, Moray.

With a shop onsite, various wholesale outlets, being part of the Elgin Food Hub and a supportive local customer base, this is an exciting opportunity for people interested in running their own growing business and contributing to the local food economy.

Roseisle Gardens is an established business that has consistently used organic principles and practices in its growing techniques. It has also increased in popularity with the local community, and has lots of potential.

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Information needed: Permaculture grown produce supply chain (UK)

Hoping to hear from UK growers and producers in regard to where you sell your produce. Do you sell solely at the farm gate, direct to cafes or retailers, online, or connected with distributors? Trying to understand local and regenerative supply chains in the UK. Please email: [email protected].

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Information needed: Permaculture grown produce supply chain (UK)

Hoping to hear from UK growers and producers in regard to where you sell your produce. Do you sell solely at the farm gate, direct to cafes or retailers, online, or connected with distributors? Trying to understand local and regenerative supply chains in the UK. Please email: [email protected].

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Abundant Earth Intern Position

Here at Abundant Earth we are now looking for our next volunteer Intern. This is an exciting opportunity and only comes up once in a blue moon.

As Ali, our outgoing Intern recently said “the experience has been enriching, full of practical learning and lots of fun. It has been inspiring and empowering with plenty of meaningful interactions”. Ali is now moving on (but staying with us) to join our new Green Incubator programme to start her own green business. (More about that other exciting development in future posts)

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XR Stewarding, London, April 15th

Climate Change organisation, Extinction Rebellion are reaching out for stewarding volunteers for an April Rebellion in Central London starting April 15th. (https://rebellion.earth/). The event will involve a variety of activities, including education, direct action and performances throughout the day and into the evening, ranging from little known to some big-name music and DJ acts in selected locations. Stewards will help welcome the public, educate on XR and encourage newcomers to take part.

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Live/work exchange at eco-smallholding in Wales

We are an extended family (a couple - Naomi and Pip, 2 small children - Elma and Vita and - Michelle- a grandmother!) living on an eco-smallholding by the sea in the wild west of Wales (SA44 6QG). We have just over 9 acres of land, including organic certified pasture where sheep graze, woodland, a small orchard and a large polytunnel and outside food growing area, where we also keep chickens. We grow as much food as we can for ourselves, always according to organic growing principles, and sell any excess fruit, vegetables and eggs to friends and local cafes.

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