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Manitoba EcoJournal: Northern Sun Farm Ecovillage

I recently interviewed Gerhard Decker about the Northern Sun Farm Coop ecovillage.  This interview, together with photos of Northern Sun Farm, can be found in the Spring edition of the Manitoba EcoNetwork EcoJournal.  He talks about what it’s like living

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Permaculture Earthworks in Manitoba

About two weeks ago I became aware of a farm not too far from Gimli that has employed permaculture in designing their landscape.  A friend took me to visit it, and I was really excited to see what I saw. Using bulldozers

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A Visit to Northern Sun Farm Coop Ecovillage

Established back in the early 80s, Northern Sun Farm is a farm coop here in Manitoba just outside of Steinbach. People there live light on the land and very simply. It’s a dream for the hard core off-the-grid enthusiast, and

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