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Solutions from the Jungle: The Tengkawang Factory

The Tengkawang Factory: A promising solution from the Jungle.
A factory that provides an alternative against the destructive palm-oil industry on Borneo Indonesia.
Project by Willie Smits and the Masarang Foundation.


Video Via onBeeldtaalFilmmakers Youtube

The Permaculture Research Insitute

PRI Zaytuna Farm functions as a model farm (in development) and permaculture training facility. Geoff and Nadia Lawton, world-renowned permaculture educators and consultants, lead the project. Much of Geoff and Nadia’s time over the last few years has been spent away from the Institute, consulting and helping set up projects in diverse locales around the world. Seeing the worldwide demand for knowledgeable permaculture consultants and teachers increase exponentially, as fuel and fertiliser prices skyrocket and the effects of climate change, soil depletion and water shortages begin to hit hard, priority and focus is now shifting back to the Institute, where growing the training program will increase the output of quality teachers to help fill the growing need for them.

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