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Permablitz Jogja #3: Kebun Rani (II)

after the blitz: kebun depan Rani. Photo: Rita Dharani

Di tengah sumpeknya kekuasaan yang terlalu maskulin, yang merajai setiap sudut kehidupan sehari-hari kita sekarang, ditambah pekerjaan harian saya yang selalu berhubungan banyak dengan dunia laki-laki, aktivitas berkebun seperti menyuburkan energi feminitas yang memberi keyakinan pada masa depan.

Kalau bukan karena “arisan berkebun” Permablitz Jogja dan semangat gotong royong, susah dibayangkan dalam sekejap saya punya kebun masif yang siap tanam. Buat kami, berkebun pangan tidak melulu bicara soal isu lingkungan, gaya hidup organik, kembali ke alam, konsep hijau, eksotisme bertani atau sok enviromentalist. Continue reading Permablitz Jogja #3: Kebun Rani (II)

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Permablitz Jogja #1: Astrid’s Garden – 10th February 2013

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ASTRID’S GARDEN, 10th February 2013, Nitiprayan

MISSION: To establish an edible garden in the front yard and making compost pile at the back yard. To create a sustainable design based on permaculture principles. To gather people in working the garden together. To learn together in making beds, compost and garden related. To have a feast on Chinese New Year and finish all the cakes. To have the fun in the garden and in the kitchen (for kitchen team).

CHALLENGES: Sandy texture of land, rocky even. Inexperience and a lot of improvisation along the way (obviously, this is our first time). Continue reading Permablitz Jogja #1: Astrid’s Garden – 10th February 2013