Tuning in to a DEEPER WISDOM

Smith, Michael; Hargroves, Charlie; Desha, Cheryl
August 2007
Ecos;Aug/Sep2007, Issue 138, p18
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The article focuses on the characteristics of natural sequence farming (NSF) theory developed by Peter Andrews and the benefits of this method for Australian farmers. NSF is a concept that is based on restoring natural hydrological features in the landscape that existed before European settlement. This method sets up a pattern of natural activities that rehydrate floodplains. According to New South Wales Commissioner for Natural Resources John Williams, Andrews' approach replenishes the swamps and wetlands that feed the plants and all organisms in the landscape.


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