Slow Food ambassador Spha Mabaso, 27, grows organic enterprise in Mpophomeni
Urban Foxglove Garden Design and Essentially Obs Co-op have teamed up to bring you a combination of specialty indoor and edible plants and a new space to showcase the behind the scenes of the already existing creative and multi-skilled Obs community.
By Rushka Johnson in Port Elizabeth I am 43, and grew up all around South Africa, from Cape Town, to Mmabatho, Mafikeng, Clarens – where we lived mostly in the wild, barefoot and roaming the hills – Bethlehem with an old horse named Billy and living off fruit, King William’s town and then at 17,Continue reading “Meet PE’s seed saver and coffee maker Rushka Johnson: Green Route”
I took these photos under lockdown Level 5 and 4. I wanted to capture the empty streets of Muizenberg and the store fronts in Kalk Bay.
‘Nature did not come to a standstill in lockdown,’ says Rebecca Dames, 25, Conservation Manager for Grootbos Private Nature Reserve near Stanford
How to grow your own edible garden with Joy Phala and Xola Keswa aka The Green Ranger
I catch up with Manuela Wall, the founder of Growbag, a small business in Cape Town that upcycles discarded advertising billboard material into eye-catching and eco-conscious planters.
I can’t breathe, said the earth
‘Breaking barriers and rising above the rest is in my DNA,’ says Fezile Dhlamini, 28, founder and CEO of Green Scooter, an electric scooter company in Johannesburg.
Life after lockdown: I hope that we will have a renewed sense of what is most important in life and how little we need in order to be content, a greater sense of community, an empathetic and active citizenry, and a deep understanding that we should never take what we have for granted.