The concept of companion planting different crops in groups to bring out the best in each other is not a new. Long before European settlers arrived in the Americas, indigenous…
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It’s mid-March and our thoughts turn to the renovation of our Thai farm house now that we have the infrastructure, irrigation, fencing, driveway and gates constructed. It looks like the…
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We’ve only gone and bought a fruit farm. Although we have been looking at investing in more land in Trat province for over a year it was purely by chance…
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I must admit, I do like a cup of tea. Now days, 8 out of 10 times I’ll take a cup of oolong, OP or golden Tips over a beer.…
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Growing microgreens in an old shipping container is the perfect solution to farming here in Thailand during the rainy season (blogging is another 555).
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I’ve been experimenting with growing a wide variety of fruits for the past few years. I first started in containers while living on Koh Chang island and progressed to planting…
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Raised Garden Beds [6 Months Update] In this vlog we catch up on the progress of the 3 raised garden beds we built back in May 2017. They have produced…
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Last Sunday we were joined by our neighbours, friends, family and five monks (always an odd number) from the local temple, Wat Lamphurai for Tambun Baan. Tambun Baan is a…
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Landscaping a wildlife pond at the front of our property near the public road is the last part of our development… probably! We have observed the land over the course…
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Living in Thailand and being self-sufficient go hand in hand. In many ways it’s part of the culture here. While the rest of the world has been introducing draconian laws…
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