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Central Texas Fall Garden – Planting the Vegetables

Central Texas Fall Garden – Planting the Vegetables

According to the Farmers Almanac, there are a few different vegetables that you can plant in Central Texas in September. That means that if..

September 10, 2017 with 0 Comments
Central Texas Fall Garden – Prepping the Soil

Central Texas Fall Garden – Prepping the Soil

For the past couple of years I was so busy with a project that I didn’t have the time to grow our own food. It was something that I..

September 9, 2017 with 1 Comment
Monkeys and Gardens

Monkeys and Gardens

Spring is in the air, somewhere other than in the southern tip of the Nicoya Penninsula that is. We are heading into the driest part of the..

March 26, 2015 with 1 Comment
New Aquaponics Office Water Feature

New Aquaponics Office Water Feature

For the past two months the rains have been coming. We are undoubtedly in the midst of the heavy rain season down here on the Southern tip..

October 23, 2014 with 1 Comment
Hacienda Okhra Summer Harvest – First Crops 2014

Hacienda Okhra Summer Harvest – First Crops 2014

In the tropics, at least in our region here on the Southern tip of the Nicoya Peninsula, summer time starts when the rains end at the end..

March 1, 2014 with 0 Comments
Farm to Table Dinners

Farm to Table Dinners

This season we started doing Farm to Table events up at Hacienda Okhra. It has been a great way to raise awareness about what we are..

February 2, 2014 with 0 Comments
Fresh Green

Fresh Green

January 15, 2014 with 0 Comments
Nautilus Aquaponics Installation

Nautilus Aquaponics Installation

I recently finished installing an aquaponics system at a friends rest/hotel in Santa Teresa, Costa Rica. In the next couple of weeks we..

October 9, 2013 with 0 Comments
Garden Class with 3 Year Olds

Garden Class with 3 Year Olds

Eli started school down the street at Little Feet Non Profit and has really been enjoying it. The school is an old house with two classes...

February 22, 2013 with 0 Comments
Hacienda Ohkra Project

Hacienda Ohkra Project

I have been spending more time at the Hacienda Okhra Project trying to get ready for the busy season. We are estimating a production of..

September 30, 2012 with 0 Comments
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