SEED is an established, award-winning non‐profit and public benefits organization (PBO 930024544) operating from Mitchells Plain on the Cape Flats. Our work over the last 12 years has shown us that it is possible to transform whole communities through growing a culture of outdoor learning in schools.
Rocklands Urban Abundance Centre is growing as the first pilot of this model. It incorporates education, demonstration, innovation and research with community enterprise.
In the previous weeks we implemented our designs and planted a Zone 2 Garden, which encompasses a food forest, indigenous windbreak and staple crop production. The next step in this system was to install the water management systems and to construct a berry cage.
The berry cage has been placed in the south eastern side of the garden where the center of the cage was […]
The inspiring Loubie Rusch of Making KOS took members of the 100 Homes Project and SEED staff on a delicious Indigenous food journey at Rocklands Urban Abundance Centre, sharing with us her incredible knowledge about the growing and preparing of highly nutritious and readily available indigenous foods such as veldkool and dune spinach.
We are extremely excited about the Indigenous Foods Pilot Garden being set up at […]