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Km14 Food Forest
Km14 Food Forest
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Km 14, Brgy. Calumangan, Bago City, Negros Occidental, PH
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Wet/Dry Tropical

Ana Garcia
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Km14 Food Forest

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Rural, Residential

Project Summary

Convert an abandoned-degraded property to a productive site with food forests, aquaculture, livestock and poultry.

Project Description

The ground at site is very compacted, eroded to about 2 inches of top soil with heavy clay underneath and gravelly at the top. It is water-logged. We are going to plant a lot of herbaceous plants (bananas and heliconias) and use the biomass for composting and a place to capture beneficial indigenous microorganisms for culture and putting back to the soil. The waterlogging will be addressed by planting eucalyptus and constructing swales and ponds. The food forests, orchard area, gardens and apiary will come a bit later when the natural habitat has been restored to some degree.


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