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Glyphosate, the carcinogen every South African ingests daily.

Glyphosate, the carcinogen every South African ingests daily.

I wrote the article below for one of my recent columns in Longevity Magazine. The only Glyphosate free bread in this country are the organic loaves baked by Fritz Schoon in Stellenbosch. (Every loaf tested in the supermarkets contains Glyphosate). Not only is he using James Moffett’s organic heirloom wheat he is stone grinding it […]

The taste of terroir this weekend. An ox braai at Spier on the 31st.

The taste of terroir this weekend. An ox braai at Spier on the 31st.

Terroir is a term that has become as meaningless as free range and sustainable and natural and organic. It is supposed to encapsulate the unique aspects of what happens in a place over a period of time, at least a year. It is mostly weather related but there are many other factors that go into […]

The mislabelling of “free range” eggs is not going to change anytime soon.

The mislabelling of “free range” eggs is not going to change anytime soon.

Hello A consistent theme on this blog is the mislabelling of eggs. First, labelling eggs as free range when they are barn raised and don’t satisfy anyone’s idea of free range. Second, not labelling the rest as cage raised which of course 96% of the hens in South Africa are. I recently met with the […]

Our bone broth. Upgraded and now available.

Our bone broth. Upgraded and now available.

Hello Bone broth is an ancient elixir. It has been linked to curing infectious diseases, autoimmune disorders, digestive problems and many other chronic ailments. Ours is made as per the recipe in the book photographed below. It is made with RAINWATER  (which is UV filtered and alkalised), our GRASS FED BEEF BONES (grass fed beef is nutritionally and […]

Bacteria:Friend or Foe?

Bacteria:Friend or Foe?

Hello In March 2015 we presented our first As We Eat seminar. I am lucky enough to be part of the group presenting these seminars. The other three have wonderful life stories and are in the business of helping humans become healthier through mostly non conventional methods which means there is lasting change. The second […]

Articles from my column in Longevity magazine.

Articles from my column in Longevity magazine.

For the past four months I have written a monthly column in Longevity magazine. Thanks to Gisele Wertheim-Aymes for giving me the opportunity. Herewith links to each column. Unleash your inner eco warrior – April 2015 You, only better – May, June 2015 Revitalise yourself, July 2015 Angus 8 July 2015

This video explains exactly how our cattle heal the earth.

This video explains exactly how our cattle heal the earth.

Hello Another unedited GoPro. This time also hand held. Filmed by me last Sunday on the winter solstice. My reference to healing the earth is simple. This method of beef production takes Carbon out of the atmosphere and stores it in the soil. This is in direct contrast to conventional, grain fed, confinement beef which […]