SEED working in partnership with WESSA (Wildlife and Environment Society of Southern Africa) established a food garden at Saxonsea Primary in Atlantis.
” If someone told me that at the age of 31 I would be jobless, homeless and diagnosed with cancer, I would never have believed them. After being diagnosed I thought my life was over. I was ready to accept my fate; the will to live just vanished. It felt like a time to rectify […]
SEED’s Accredited Permaculture Training Programme was runner up in the Youth Leadership and Job Creation category of the Mail & Guardians Greening the Future Awards last week. The programme works to connect unemployed youth with opportunities in the green economy by providing accredited permaculture training and a 20 week internship followed job placements and clear […]
The Gourmet Mushroom Projects oyster mushrooms were a hit at the Oranjezicht City Farm market on Saturday. We sold out and will be back there with more mushrooms when the next flush is ready.
These Oyster Mushrooms are grown with passion at Rocklands Urban Abundance Center , then picked daily. The mushrooming enterprise is the […]
SEED have recently retrofitted a new mushroom growing facility in Mitchell’s Plain, bringing together a devoted community enterprise team. These Oyster Mushrooms are grown with passion at Rocklands Urban Abundance Center , then picked daily. The mushrooming enterprise is the first of it’s kind in SA and is providing a training platform , job opportunities […]
Learning adventures for under resourced schools in at the Cape Flats are ticking along nicely at Rocklands Urban Abundance Center. Soyisile Primary School Grade 5 learners from Khayelitsha had a wonderful day of learning and exploring with us, and we have also established a close knit relationship with Khanya Primary School not very far from […]
The past few months have been somewhat of a roller coaster ride for the Gourmet Mushroom Enterprise, full of high flying progress moving them closer towards full-scale production and low laying roadblocks in which they have had to manifest creative solutions to get around.
But the ever devoted mushroom team has proven to be even more resilient than previously thought as they relentlessly and collaboratively […]
The Food Freedom Project is currently undergoing some changes as it constantly adapts to the needs of the local community and the environment. Training for our local Food Freedom Farmers is becoming ever more practical, with the project aiming to have a greater physical presence in the local area. Themed training workshops will be held […]
Zoar E.K. Primary School recently received a cheque for R15 000 from the National School Feeding Programme for their veggie garden which won the best vegetable garden prize in the Karoo gardens category.
Situated between Ladismith and Calitzdorp in the Klein Karo, Zoar E.K. Primary is a rural school of approximately 350 students that has been […]