Between manure collection and feeding the biodigester, the cow gets milked and checked for ticks. This video shows some of the process.
Tom Kendall from the Permaculture Research Institute Sunshine Coast shows the first part of the morning routine to feed the biodigester which makes biogas for cooking.
Tom Kendall talks about training people as a happy accident in becoming a PRI Master Plan site on the Sunshine Coast.
Tom Kendall talks about what the next step is for the Biogas Bio Digester at his Permaculture Demonstration Site “Maungaraeeda”, which is the location of the Permaculture Research Institute Sunshine Coast. The Bio Digester already creates enough gas to cook some meals on, but it is ready for the next step to increase gas production.
Outline of the 2 year Diploma of Permaculture Demonstration, Teaching and Consulting, a career course taught at the Permaculture Research Institute Sunshine Coast, available by scholarship only.
Outline and application form for the career course Certificate of Permaculture Farm Leading Hand, a 12 month Permaculture Career Course.
In 2013 we are undertaking a Biogas project and will be building a Methane Gas Bio Digester as part of our building courses, which can be attended as individual courses or as a series...
Interns will learn all aspects of living and working on a permaculture farm and will learn methods and design applicable to everyday farm situations. They will be fully involved in all farm activities. There...
Some of our PDC students were very happy to be asked to help get a donkey off the main road by our neighbour. It became a little adventure that was subject of many talks...