Category: Blog

Here we post major updates and significant progress with our projects. Some of the content is project specific and complex so please do contact us if you would like anything explaining.

Ahead of schedule! Year 8 Progress

Starting in 2012, our Program objective was to establish, within 10 years, all components of the Guama Model with 100 subsistence farming families, in two river catchments in northern Honduras. You can read about...

Year 7 of our 10 Year program!

We are now nearing the end of year 7 of the foreseen 10-year Program, Land for Life. In this second 5-year phase, the aim has been to reduce emphasis on establishing Inga alley plots...

2017 – A year of progress!

A large, new nursery has been established high up in the Cangrejal catchment at Rio Viejo. This is close to the point where the track for the communities of the Los Limpios sub-catchment joins...

Maize is now growing healthily…

Maize is now growing healthily on a soil that had been unable to produce a crop for decades! The plants are flowering and forming mazurkas. Dwarfing the pruned Inga (which are there), Señor Victor...

2016 Update

Field operations in our Land for Life Program have continued to exceed targets and, in spite of the past two years’ extreme “El Niño” climatic phenomenon, we have achieved all our stated objectives for...

Cacao now growing again!

“Criollo” Cacao derived from original stock in the Los Limpios basin. This Cacao is from seed taken from huge, ancient trees which had been planted by the aboriginal Maya inhabitants of the basin centuries...

Our Seed Farm: Before & After Photos!

Look at the transformation and progress of our seed farms. The seedlings are then used locally and across the region to help families start the Alley Cropping process.

An overview of progress in 2015!

Field operations in our Land for Life Program have continued to exceed targets and, in spite of this year’s extreme “El Niño” climatic phenomenon, are well on-track to achieve all our stated objectives for...

Healthy crop of Malanga

Here is a great image of Luis and Abraham amongst a healthy crop of Malanga (Colocasia esculenta) between the Inga Alleys. This is the famous Taro of the western Pacific and New Guinea. This...

Progress summary in 2014!

2014 was a difficult year with “El Niño but much progress has been made! here is a brief summary of our wins and challenges! Extension of the Guama Model The team has continued to...