Garry River Cottage is an organic Permaculture farm, providing food from grown and foraged vegetables, game meat and farmed meat. Red Lion Workshop is a custom woodworking business specialising in heavy timber framing, furniture and trusses.
Waiaraki is a seven acre microfarm on the southern bank of te awa o waiaraki, the Eyre River. It’s home to Luke, Kate, and little Ted. Waiaraki is managed by the simple permaculture tenets of earth care, people care, and fair share (the return of surplus to the earth and people). Waiaraki started…
Community food forest that provides a great location for family outings, events, picnics,learn how to grow food sustainably or to forage for food.
The Christchurch earthquakes opened up the opportunity for enterprising start-ups, many of them environmental in focus, and on Boxing Day, 2012 we launched The Urban Monk as a Facebook page.
Behind an unassuming wooden fence in the heart of New Brighton,; so close to the beach, you can hear the waves slapping the shore; lies a garden of such surprising abundance it will take you breath away. Fruit trees drip with fruit, butterflies flit from flower to flower…
The Soil & Health Association is the largest membership organisation supporting organic food and farming in New Zealand and one of the oldest organic organisations in the world, established in 1941.We are committed to advocating our maxim “Healthy Soil – Healthy Food – Healthy People” and to creating an organic New Zealand.
Storytelling is a big part of my life…I believe the practice of telling stories is about building relationships and sharing knowledge & love for each other.