The Significance of having your own Food Garden

Food security is becoming a global crisis because of mainly the following threats: Population Growth. Global statistics by the US Census Bureau put the world’s current population at 7 billion people.  It is projected that this number will rise to 8 billion by 2025.  We humans are already using more of the earth’s resources than… Continue reading The Significance of having your own Food Garden


Eleven Year Old Kid sets an Example!

Some months ago an 11 year old girl attended one of my workshops on organic veggie gardening.  She showed a lot of interest and was very excited about it.  With the assistance of her dad she bought a planter, prepared the soil and planted some organic veggies.  This was all done in a very small… Continue reading Eleven Year Old Kid sets an Example!

Water Footprint

The activities of humans are the cause of the consumption and pollution of a lot of water.  Worldwide the most water consumption takes place through commercial agricultural activities.  However, it is now also understood that total water consumption and pollution is the result of a multitude of water demand and polluting activities.  This also strongly… Continue reading Water Footprint