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Stories from the farm – a closer look at the people, the place and the bio-diversity at 5EyesFarm

Thank you, Bunda Mulia School for inviting us to bring the Insectarium from our farm to show the students in the school. What a morning! Such enthusiasm, bravery, excitement and engagement from the youngest to the big kids and from the teachers too (couldn’t have done it without you!)
Insects are so important and this is a way we can bring a piece of nature to the school as part of our Green-Ed mission – learning in nature. We breed the insects on the farm to add protein to the chickens, ducks, geese, quails and fish.

ORGANIC LIFE

Organic Life – stories from the farm

Organic gardening is not about just substituting toxic chemicals with less toxic ones, but about a whole different way of thinking and working. It is a conscious effort to cooperate with Nature in the creation of health and abundance for all.

Heide Hermary

The Essence of Organic Gardening

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ORGANIC LIFE

The bees have moved in to the spare room

We learned the ropes of beekeeping in Australia for some years with a few urban hives. These were Apis mellifera (commonly called European Honey Bees (EHB) though they probably originated in Egypt). But since establishing 5EyesFarm in Java, Indonesia, we are...

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