First Waiheke Local Board presentation

Yesterday (May 16, 2013) was the first occasion of speaking with our Waiheke Local Board. It's important that this project proceeds with the full support of both the community and the council, so I was pleased to be able to give a short (3 minute) presentation and then be asked a number of relevant and supportive questions from four of the Board members. Three minutes is not much time (though I … [Read more...]

Goumi – Nutrition and a Nitrogen fixer

Another Food Forest video in a series on Nutraceuticals - Substances which combine "nutrition" and "pharmaceutical", is a food or food product that provides health and medical benefits, including the prevention and treatment of disease. The video was taken at the Food Forest at Charles St. Gardens. Goumi like Autumn Olives are a species of Elaeagnus native to China, Korea, and Japan. Elaeagnus … [Read more...]