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TREE CARE IN THE HOT AND DRY OF THE SUMMER MONTHS

The rains have long gone, and trees need some additional watering…ESPECIALLY any young trees that were just planted earlier this year. I see so many trees suffering and even dying from lack of watering. 355 more words

Thom's Philosophy & Lessons Learned

Ecosia - the search engine that plants trees

‘Simple’ solutions can be the most powerful. That’s why I’ve been a big fan of Ecosia for a while already. Ecosia is a search engine that plants trees w… 1,555 more words

From The Road

Down the green road in Chennai

Winding a rope around a half-broken stem, Vinod quietly confesses that he became part of green initiatives in Chennai by chance. A graduate in Mathematics, he does not bubble with the passion of an activist but deftly steadies the stem again. 375 more words

Chennai

Making Magical Forests!

For the Mother’s day weekend in May, I headed off to the Platbos Forest near Gaansbaai for a weekend of working with children, planting trees, camping and communing with nature during the annual Greenpop Family Fest. 1,618 more words

Fort Building

Trees for the Future

Time to weed the tree nursery! Nurseries, like this one in Nicaragua, are designed to nurture tree seedlings before they’re transplanted to the final home in a forest garden. 43 more words

Tree Planting Projects

A more sustainable approach in North Korea - 2

Song Jung – reporting for the FT from Seoul, quoting Pyongyang’s official Korean Central News Agency, notes that more than 30% of rice paddies across the country were “parching up” as the worst drought in 100 years is causing great damage. 495 more words

Food Security