Living Among Nature
Living Among Nature
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Bastei 221, Mailberg, Österreich, AT
+43 680 31 78 232
Climate zone:
Warm Temperate

Ammon Felix
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Living Among Nature

Project Type

Rural, Demonstration, Educational

Project Summary

We are Joey, Lisa, our son Eli and our daughter Luana. We have two dogs and bees. Gardening, Child Care and Traveling is a big part of our lives. We live in a village called Mailberg with about 550 permanent inhabitants in the north of Austria. The village lays within a valley with grape yards all around. And on the highest point is a forest.

Project Description

We have 400 m² garden in the village and is being turned into an edible forest garden with a greenhouse to grow seedlings and cuttings. In the forest we have 1900 m² ground which we are turning into an edible forest garden as well. And we maintain another 1100 m² of orchard polyculture. All land is maintained with hand tools. On occasion we use a chainsaw. We try to use as much as possible resources directly from the land to create our small projects, such as hügelculture, terraces and ponds. We tend to avoid using plastics.


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