Bill Mollison. · Rating details · 65 ratings · 3 reviews. This is a guide to storing, preserving, and cooking foods using one of the oldest techniques known to. This is a lesser known book of his, and it’s a pretty great read. It’s a compendium of traditional ways to preserve food (most often w. Shop our inventory for The Permaculture Book of Ferment and Human Nutrition by Bill Mollison with fast free shipping on every used book we have in stock!.

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Bill had devoted his energies towards designing sustainable systems, writing books and articles on Permaculture, and most importantly teaching.

Ex-boyfriend left it in my possession, probably because he knew Fermnt get more use out of it than him. Bill left much useful information and numerous words of guidance and encouragement for those who will miss him most: He became fixated on proving and promulgating what he saw as a world renewing concept.

Growing up in Stanley, Tasmania he left school at 15 to help run the family bakery and before 26 went through the occupations of shark fisherman and seaman bringing vessels from post-war disposals to southern portsforester, mill-worker, trapper, snarer, tractor-driver and naturalist.

Frement made yogurt quite successfully in a wool box My version of a strawbox alongside a Susun Weed style herbal infusion for extra warmth. A leader of ‘peaceful warriors’ for a better world Bill came to the UK in the early 80s, visiting city farms and early permaculture projects, teaching courses and visiting the newly formed Permaculture Association.

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I’ve contacted Tagari Publications about this book, here is the reply: Even the lies are imprecise reports of old lies overheard. Meghan Britz rated it really liked it Jun 07, Bill returned to his Tasmanian homeland to spend his final years at Sisters Creek on the Bass Strait coast.


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Despite, or perhaps because, he was an iconoclast, he engendered a global respect which will endure and grow as others develop his foundation thinking. Published first published January 1st The Peoples of the Pacific, South East Asia, South Africa and seven Amazonian language groups have been inspired by and acted on his teachings, embracing Permaculture as a dynamic tool.

Carlos Santos rated it it was amazing Jan 21, Miin Chan rated it it was amazing Jul 24, The time is ripe for the second coming! Murugavel Kg rated it it was amazing Feb 01, I like Sandor Katz’s book very much, but the Mollison book seems to cover more info. But this book is waaay more diverse and comprehensive. He ordered it off some sketchy website for cheap so I was told and a photocopied book arrived a few weeks later. Want to Read saving…. But it’s a wonderful cornicopia of cultural dishes and methods of food storage from the world over.

Would also be nice to have a section on methods like how some people convert refrigerators to fermenter with an auxilliary light bulb and simple thermostat. Thanks for telling us about the problem.

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. This is incredible that this book is not reprinted! Travis Toner rated it liked it Apr 22, Megan rated it it was amazing Jun 20, Donate to us here. Semiramis Alx rated it liked it Feb 11, His time in the Tasmanian rainforests gave him the founding structure for what became his life’s passion, Permaculture. I agree that it’s definitely not information that Bill has any ffrment to “own,” but he did take the time to put it all into one pretty readable format, and it does cost some money to print out a bunch of books and get them to various markets.

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I agree, I’d love to know why they haven’t. There are some things, fermented seal blubber, for instance, that gill of us will be attempting to make or eat in the near future. He wasn’t universally liked.


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Sep 27, Jay rated it it was amazing. Ginia rated it liked it Feb 13, In recent years, he has established a “Trust in Aid” fund to enable permaculture teachers to reach groups in need, particularly in the poorer parts of the world, with the aim of leaving a core of teachers locally to continue appropriate educational work. Only in the last one did we have fridges or freezers or plastic containers.

TP rated it it was amazing May 02, Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. This is a guide to storing, preserving, and cooking foods using one of the oldest techniques known to man-that of fermentation. I really think the book needs to be reprinted. Yeah, the bootlegging thing is not something I support, I don’t think my ex did it on purpose, he just didn’t realize, thought he was getting a good deal.

They are manifestations of the laws of nature, free to all men and reserved exclusively to none. It reads like a recipe book, none of the friendly chattiness of WF. As yet, we have not established a price but I am keeping a list of those interested and will send out a bulletin with all the details when the book is ready.

The Permaculture Book Of Ferment And Human Nutrition

Do wish it had some other recipes. This is a lesser known book of his, and it’s a pretty great read. Carmen B rated it it was amazing Apr 07,