Water Harvesting

Watering harvesting means capturing water, where it falls, either through direct rainwater collection from roofs or through the careful placement of dams and swales. It also includes the recycling and re-purposing of gray-water. This collected water can be stored for later use or used to replenish groundwater. One of the ways we catch rainwater where…

Aerated Microbe Compost Tea

Actively aerated microbial compost tea is a water based, oxygen rich and cultured, containing large populations of beneficial aerobic bacteria, nematodes, fungi, and protozoa, which can bioremediate toxins in soils. This brew can be used as a fertilizer on flowering beds, vegetable beds, indoor plants, and crops of all sorts to increase growth, resilience and…

Permaculture Design Certificate (PDC) Course 19 -31 July

This hands-on intensive Permaculture Design Certificate (PDC) course will deepen your environmental awareness and will equip you with the tools to design stable systems on any farm, small holding or homestead, economically and sustainably.   When: 19 July to 31 July (excluding weekends) Times: 8am to 5pm daily Where: Inspire Permacultures, Bergvliet   Course Days:…

Cocoa PNG

This project is my main focus for 2018 and 2019. It follows a life changing family trip to Papau New Guinea in December 2016. During our trip we met with some of the isolated villagers on the Sepik River who depend on cocoa to have the means to access medicine and education for themselves and…