The exclusion of pests in a Permaculture design can be carried out in many different ways.
Dave will talk about are fencing and netting and with how they can work together. He will explain different types of fencing materials, and apply Permaculture principles when looking at material selection. There is a variety of options for the home gardener when considering the installing a fence or netting.
Dave will discuss the types of netting for exclusion of the different types of insects and animals, what to look for when purchasing netting and correct installation of netting for the safety of wildlife. There will also be a short discussion on Queensland Fruit Fly, which has been discovered in Melbourne and how the home gardener can best manage this.