Living from a forest

In this beautiful article by a Kiwi living with his partner Asako in Japan, Dion suggests that: As perennial forage systems forest gardens are horticultural, they have already left agriculture behind. Their sufficiency is due in part to the diversity of species and a mimicry of naturally occurring ecosystems but this can be taken much further by adapting ourselves to our garden homes: if you … [Read more...]

The Food Commons

Each year, The Buckminster Fuller Institute invites scientists, designers, architects, activists, entrepreneurs, artists and planners from all over the world to submit their innovative solutions to some of humanity’s most pressing problems. A $100,000 prize is awarded to support the development and implementation of one outstanding strategy. www.bfi.org/challenge The Food Commons seeks to … [Read more...]

Plant this movie

It's happening - the local food movement, like a tree, is growing steadily... Learn more about the film www.plantthismovie.com Leave your email address here to keep informed about an exciting series of events in NZ.       … [Read more...]