Aquaponics full tour! 


Whenever we post about our aquaponics system, we are asked for more details, for a full tour. We’ll, here it is, the oft requested full tour of our aquaponics set-up. I’ve even learned how to put titles in the thing. Enjoy

Planting moringa oleifera seeds today at k5 village project in Kenya.


P lanting moringa oleifera seeds today with the help from k5 young farmers,We plant in the old containers adding mix soil with sand to allow root penetration and faster germination potential increase.The seeds will benefits communities surrounding us in the following benefitsMoringa is a rich source of vitamins, minerals, and amino acidsfights free radicals, fights…

Vlog 5: a new pump


When we extended our aquaponics system recently, we exceeded the capacity of the existing pump to pump enough water through the additional pipes at a rate from which the plants could extract enough of the good stuff.  As it was, we were close to its maximum flow and not doing a very good job in…

Staring straight at the Sun


When the temoerature’s over 40°C for days on a row, a well built system of shade is necessary. It’s good to make that shade out of edible plants and porous surfaces. The view in the pic above is from our front door, looking straight to the West where the afternoon sun is now down at…