New Kickstarter Campaign
We've launched another campaign to help us grow more rice and plant many more trees in our savanna agriculture system. Check out the video and spread the word at http://kck.st/18Wd9Qe
Threshing and Hulling
Here is a short video of threshing and hulling the rice. My dad has spent the past year tinkering with different versions of the huller and the latest version works... Read more
Almost put to bed for the winter
7 paddies done 0 to go. We finished up the last paddy after a bit of a delay. We had a few days between doing the 6th and 7th paddies... Read more
Day two and three
Some new shots from the dig site. 4 paddies done 3 more to go. Tomorrow should be the last day for the construction then its just a bit of clean... Read more
Its December 1st and we have our first Paddy
For the past couple of weeks we have been surveying and reclaiming parts of the field from encroaching trees and shrubs. With the prep work done we finally were able... Read more
Paddies on the way
Just an update on the paddies. We have begun surveying out the paddies, so far 1/2 acre is done and in a few hours the rest should be ready. The... Read more
We made it and then some!!!
We cracked 6000 dollars and have guaranteed the success of the project. This is just amazing. We can't thank all of the folks who donated enough. We still have a... Read more
We've almost made it
Thanks to everyone's support we are only $100 dollars from reaching our goal! Every dollar we get past our goal will help us build storage space, a new drying area,... Read more
We've been ask by a few folks about Mosquitoes and wet spots. I added some answers in the FAQ section on our kickstarter page.
More than half way there!
Thank you all SO very much for all your support and continued networking and sharing of our project. We are very excited as the idea of having our paddies becomes... Read more