Permaculture meeting in Koroinen

Piirit Koroisilla

The Finnish Permaculture Associations events are always nice. This autumn we met in Koroinen, Turku. Read all about it!


A small apple tree in a self made air-pot at Beyond Buckthorns permaculture Pälkäne

Communication design for the Finnish Permaculture Association

A large portion of the Finnish population (5,52 mil) lives in the Greater Helsinki region (1,4 mil). That is ~ 25,45% of the entire Finnish population. The rest of the population is scattered across the country, with some larger cities (>100.000) in southern and middle Finland, like for example Tampere, Lahti, Turku, etc. On the other hand Finland’s area is about 338.424 km² while the Greater Helsinki region is only 3.697 km², which is only about 1,09% of the countries area.

At the Garden

4 years BeyondBuckthorns

4 years BeyondBuckthorns

It’s our four year anniversary here at BeyondBuckthorns!


When we got the offer from Lumias mother to take over her two-hectare premises in the countryside of Finland we jumped for joy. For us living in the countryside in a house with a big garden was a big dream - after years and years of city dwelling we had grown to realize we want to live in nature, with nature, and this was our chance...