Surfdale Public Food Forest – Winter update (2015)

Kim and I have been visiting Surfdale every few weeks, and pulling Kikuyu from within the boundary of this small food forest project. There was a large area that was our next goal, towards the bottom edge, closest to the community hall. When we arrived today, it had been pulled, leaving a large pile of freshly ripped out Kikuyu.Here's a two minute video that shows you around the project as it was … [Read more...]

Human Nature Food Systems Design

Jason Ross reflects on Stefan Sobkowiak’s #BONZTour workshops in April this year.It was a great pleasure to host Stefan at Habitate Farm for a workshop on fruit tree training and soils. Thanks to all involved for organising the tour and hosting Stefan, Doreen and James here in Dunedin.When you are busy on the land it’s a welcome inspiration to have a teacher such as Stefan come and reinforce the … [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...]