The South West RLF Programme has already committed to supporting quite a few events. Here are some that are coming up soon that may be of interest:
The South West RLF Programme has also purchased a copy of the DVD ‘Polyfaces – a world of many choices’, a 90 minute documentary on the inspiring Salatin family www.polyfaces.com. This DVD is available for short-term loan. Please contact Monica or Peter to book.
Congratulations to all five of the WA Winners in the National Landcare Awards www.nationallandcareconference.org.au/2016-national-landcare-award-winners
The National Landcare Awards took place in Melbourne on Thursday 22 September 2016. Katanning Landcare’s Ella Maesepp was joint winner in the Young Landcare Leader Award. Regional Landcare Facilitator Peter Clifton has written a feature article about Ella’s leadership achievements (click on the link below).
Ella has now also started a blog about her experiences, click here for more information.
Farmers talking about the way they farm
As part of the South West Regional Landcare Facilitator Program, Peter Clifton is producing the ‘New Leaf’ series of case studies in the words of our region’s farmers. Here they share what they have tried, what lessons they have learned and the results of their sustainable agriculture experiences:
Jan 2016: New Leaf – The Caliente story
Fact Sheets & Tip Sheets
Feb 2016: Soil Testing Tips with Deb Archdeacon
RLF Update e-newsletters
The SW RLF Programme supports the Sustainable Agriculture and Landcare community through ongoing communication and information sharing. The RLD Update e-newsletter provides information on current news, projects and events supported across the South West region.
Edition #4 2016: Edition #4 2016 SW RLF e-news
Edition #3 2016: edition-3-2016-sw-rlf-e-news
Edition #2 2016: Edition#2 2016 SW RLF e-news
Edition #1 2016: Edition #1 2016 SW RLF e-news
December 2015: December 2015 SW RLF e-newsletter
September 2015: September 2015 SW RLF e-newsletter
June 2015: SW RLF e-news June 2015
March 2015: SW RLF e-news March 2015
December 2014: SW RLF e-news December 2014
September 2104: SW RLF e-news Sept2014
June 2014: SWRLF Update_June 2014
March 2014 : RLF Update #1