18 10, 2016

Meeting the Herb Whisperer: Permaculture Principles and Chinese Traditional Medicine

By | October 18th, 2016|CERES Global, CERES Global China|1 Comment

“Nowadays, the modern medical model is changing. It is gradually shifting from its original medical model of biomedicine into a physiological–psychological–sociological–medical model, which emphasizes that the people, the natural environment, ecological conditions and society are all aspects of a united whole.” (Liu and Liu, 2009, p. vii). Cultivating a holistic environmental politics and regenerative sustainability [...]

7 03, 2016

CERES and the Sustainable Living Festival 2016

By | March 7th, 2016|CERES Education|0 Comments

  We were excited to contribute to the Sustainable Living Festival Big Weekend this year in February at Federation Square. We packed up our solar powered electric vehicle with educational energy gizmos, flyers, posters, banners, chook t-shirts, passion and a big crate of organic apples from CERES Fair Food. Without any bias I thought CERES was [...]

3 12, 2015

The Story of the Sacred Kingfisher

By | December 3rd, 2015|Around Site, Events|0 Comments

Cultivation – cherishing the ground – involves sacred address as much as it does the regime of hoe and plow. --  Freya Matthews Last week I had the honour of helping carry our gorgeous Sacred Kingfisher puppet through the centre of Melbourne for the People's Climate March attended by 60,000 people. In the crowd I [...]