maemutgarden
maemutgarden
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Commenced:
01/02/2011
Submitted:
01/07/2012
Last updated:
07/10/2015
Location:
Mae Mut T. Mae Win A. Mae Wang, Chiang Mai, TH
Website:
www.maemutgarden.com
Climate zone:
Wet/Dry Tropical





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maemutgarden

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Rural, Community

Project Summary

A permaculture inspired food forest integrated with the local community.

Project Description

Maemutgarden is a new project started last year on a property of ten acres, formerly used for growing rice and corn on terraced sloping land in a small valley in Northern Thailand.

We have started doing all the usual things, food forest, rice growing, rearing animals, natural building and fermenting our own fertilizers and pest controls.

What makes us different is that we are very well integrated with the village community as I am the only non Thai living there and all the labour used in all our projects comes from the village or the surrounding mountain areas which are predominantly Karen.

Soon we plan to start weekend english classes for the village children, and hopefully a computer class if the right person to teach it can be found.

I have posted some photos at www.maemutgarden.com, a blog I started recently for my friends abroad.

Updates

we could do with some help

opportunities for volunteers.

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