Category Archives: Natural farming

FairWild – A Fair Deal for People and Wild Collected Plants

We aim to provide a worldwide framework for implementing a sustainable, fair and value-added management and trading system for wild-collected natural ingredients and products thereof. We encourage sustainable and fair business practices and focus on influencing consumer choice. We inform, … Continue reading

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“…far more happier than we Europeans”: Aborigines and farmers

“…in reality they are far more happier than we Europeans… They live in a Tranquillity which is not disturbed by the Inequality of Condition: The Earth and sea of their own accord furnishes them with all things necessary for life… … Continue reading

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The One-Straw Revolution: An Introduction to Natural Farming

Call it “Zen and the Art of Farming” or a “Little Green Book,” Masanobu Fukuoka‘s manifesto about farming, eating, and the limits of human knowledge presents a radical challenge to the global systems we rely on for our food. At … Continue reading

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Masanobu Fukuoka – a Japanese farmer and philosopher

Masanobu Fukuoka (1913 – 2008) was a Japanese farmer and philosopher celebrated for his natural farming and re-vegetation of desertified lands. He was a proponent of no-till, no-herbicide grain cultivation farming methods traditional to many indigenous cultures, from which he … Continue reading

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