I accidentally prepare a midnight feast for a mouse, bottle feed my first lamb, learn about the benefits of egg mobiles and doff my cap to our seedlings' first true leaves.
Reap the rewards of your hard work whilst giving back to the earth with permaculture and regenerative agriculture.
The team walked the land at Henbant, weeded the market garden, rescued a few chickens and re-created Wes Anderson's Life Aquatic.
I've been looking after the chickens, seed sowing for the market/kitchen gardens and learning how to use a drill.
My first two weeks at Henbant have been filled with delicious food, laughter around the dinner table, roaring fires, cows, chickens, sheep, brambles and plenty of lessons in regenerative agriculture.
I had a great time collecting the seed heads of these Tagetes patula (French marigolds) and then popping them open to reveal the match-stick like contents when I got home!
My first year of discovering permaculture has been so rewarding and it's changed my life forever. Here's how...
I took my Permaculture Design Course at Daruma Eco Village in Thailand and it was one of the best times of my life.
Permaculture, manure and animal knowledge.
Part three of a three-part mini series about the relationship between humans and nature, the divine and other humans.