Bananas grow all year around, though much slower during the cooler periods, and they were one of our steady local food supplies. We set out to plant more banana circles especially near the house.
The idea is to take two samples of soil that one knows to be good as the control and two samples of each of the soils / composts you would like to be testing.
we built something called an African Keyhole which was to become the new addition to our kitchen garden
For the next few weeks, with a lot of practice, I spent developing an effective and safe way to climb the palm trees to get juçara / acai
The wonderful thing for us about avocados is that they are high in calories and thanks to their short trunks and many branches the effort for us to climb the trees is minimal
This blog I and maybe others will use as a kind of journal to share our experiences, daily happenings, things …