Bits and bobs from the farm

Dec 19, 2017, 9:47 AM
In August 2017, Phil & I taught a food gardens module of our PDC. As a practical exercise, participants planted up two beds at the Ashhurst Community Library Garden. This blog provides a bit of follow-up on those gardens, largely for the benefit of participating students who may not have all returned to Ashhurst to see how well their gardens fared.
Sep 14, 2017, 5:27 PM
Wisdom from Thich Nhat Hanh
Feb 10, 2017, 10:53 AM
It took eleven years, but we've finally decided to redesign the garden immediately north of our house.
Jan 24, 2017, 11:50 AM
Tortillas are a staple food in the food culture of our birthplaces and, since immigrating to New Zealand, they've become our signature 'slow food.' Read on for guidelines on how to make a tortilla press.
Aug 12, 2016, 12:00 PM
Slow Farm takes its name from a way of life, a food movement, a permaculture principle, and a chicken.