About ten days ago I left the Barrier for what is a holiday from another holiday. The day spent in Auckland was very relaxing, fast food, CBD high life, hot showers with plenty of water pressure and I managed to use up about 100 kWh in 24 hours (the amount of electrical energy I would normally use in about three months back home…). Continue reading On Leave in Germany
Went to a composting course. An interactive course, free of charge, supported by the Auckland Council and taught by a local lady who has vast experience in organic gardening and is well known for the local organic veggies she offers via Okiwi Passion on Great Barrier Island. She discussed ZingBokashi, worm farming and more traditional hot and cold composting techniques.
Informative, well presented seminar and to top it off, participants could chose a free composting system provided by Auckland Council (I chose a worm farm kit). There is another one of these courses scheduled for the 01. March.