Quínoa

a healthy chance for development? … … Quínoa is gaining a lot of attention lately: it is a healthy protein rich pseudo grain, and very tasty. The FAO has even coined 2013 the International Year of the Quínoa. With surging demand the price of Quínoa has however risen. Many people that relied on Quínoa as … Read more

Earthships and Ecovillages in the Netherlands

The world’s first “Earthship district” is currently constructed in the Netherlands. The earthship concept is a prime example of environmentally friendly and sustainable building and living. All environmental aspects are taken into consideration in this innovative yet simple (low tech) building concept. The reuse of existing materials in the construction phase as well as clean … Read more

Seed Swap by TTvallei

Tuesday 7 may, 19.30-22 hour, voluntary contribution, Hesselink van Suchtelenweg, Wageningen.   Come and swap your spare plants and seeds! On Tuesday 7 may Transition Town Vallei organises a plant and seed swapping event at Hesselink van Suchtelenweg from 19.30 till 22 hour. For everyone who has plants, herbs and seedlings left. Also bring your … Read more