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Strangest thing you ever did see

Unless you’re an artichoke farmer. Then this is pretty much normal –

Bee likes it, I think?

Good work urban artichoke farmer. I’ll be harvesting that bad-boy out of your front yard and having it with a steak and some drawn butter in the near future…. 8 more words

Photo A Day

Meet The Urban Farmer: Imteyaz Ali, Grow Green, Chennai

We catch up with garden enthusiast, Imteyaz Ali, Grow Green in Chennai, today on our Meet The Maker Series. He shares his experiences, gardening challenges and more… 418 more words

By Hand From The Heart

Chickens, Chickens, Chickens

Chickens, Chickens, Chickens

Now, if you told me 5 years ago I would be raising chickens or even writing this blog I would have called you CRAZY. 351 more words

The Land of Wine & Honey (and Monsters)

As my loyal followers might remember, last year I delved into the wonderful world of winemaking, and that a few months ago I bravely bottled… 681 more words


Mary Mlambo

“I have such happy memories of living at Rietvlei where my garden was full of mielies, pumpkins, sweet potatoes, goats, chickens, dogs and a cow”. Mary now lives on a small property in kwaChief where free roaming livestock belonging to other people cause her a real headache. 196 more words


Nhlakanipho Nzimande

Nhlakanipho believes that true wealth comes from a strong community, meaningful work and the ability to grow and eat good food.

He recalls with pride the family stories that are still told, about the time when his ancestors lived sustainably at amaKhuze, before they were forcibly removed during Apartheid resettlements… 208 more words


From Lawn to Food Forest. Update # 2

I wrote an  earlier post about how  we are transitioning our lawns into food forests. I am posting about our project so that others can learn from our mistakes, or take inspiration from our approach. 907 more words

Food Not Lawns