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Ezibusisweni Straw Wine

Ezibusisweni Straw Wine

How it started. Back in 2005 whilst we were housebuilding (out of clay, the subject of an imminent blog) and starting to develop our garden along permaculture and biodynamic principles under the guidance of Avice Hindmarch, we also decided to learn Italian. In Stellenbosch there is only one Italian teacher worth having and that is […]

The Grieving of E17

The Grieving of E17

I witnessed the most amazing thing at Rustenberg yesterday evening. I had got a phone call in the early morning to say there was a dead calf. By the time I got there to move them to their new camp, more luscious grass that the Barlow family kindly let us graze, I could immediately see […]

What was used to blow up the Norwegian Prime Minister’s Office?

What was used to blow up the Norwegian Prime Minister’s Office?

In a handful of healthy soil there are more micro organisms than there are humans on earth. In case you did not read that here it is again; In a handful of healthy soil there are more micro organisms than there are humans on earth. I would highly recommend reading this book that gives an […]