Mother Channel hosts an intellectual exchange between Mr John Turner (Permaculture expert at Monkey Valley Resort) and Ms Heidi Du Preez (Food Scientist) who talk on bioflavonoids in fruit and vegetables, microbial communities in soil and food, food industry and more. In opening the discussions, John Turner states that he works in a most exciting […]
Luke Boshier and John Turner speak on the Ignorance and Impacts of Chemicals on Soils with Industrial Agriculture.
Luke Boshier meets with John Turner and they discuss why everyone should grow their own food, where they have ability and means to do this.
Permaculture – John Turner – A good soil develops over many seasons. It is a living entity, a synergy of bacteria, fungi, algae, and roots not just the actual soil type. The roots bring solar energy into the soil. The prediction of climate change was that there would be uneven rainfall. We can see that […]
Permaculture – John Turner – Veld and Cattle Management, Nitrogen Fixing Plants, Solar Dollars
Permaculture – John Turner – Organic Farming is now more popular than Genetically Modified (GM) Foods. We have to change because the Industrial system has such a negative impact on the planet as it uses mineral dollars instead of solar dollars. GM has gone out of fashion. The feedback from farmers is that they do […]