BIOINTENSIVE Workshops offer an excellent opportunity to acquire
a wealth of information on the most efficient gardening method we
know. This information has been gathered from over thirty-five years
of research, and is currently in use in over 130 countries around
John Jeavons has been the Director of the GROW BIOINTENSIVE Mini-Farming program for Ecology Action since 1972. He is the author of How to Grow More Vegetablesand Fruits, Nuts, Berries, Grains, and Other Crops Than You Ever Thought Possible On Less Land Than You Can Imagine, the primer on sustainable Biointensive Mini-Farming, which is currently available in English, Spanish, German, French, Arabic, Hindi and Russian.
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In this beautiful film produced by the talented Amy Melious, I have the honor of introducing four remarkable individuals making a difference in the world through their involvement in the Biointensive farming movement.
Meet Mary Zellachild from California, Samuel and Perris Nderitu from Kenya, and Juan Manuel Martinez Valdez from Mexico. See people of all ages making a difference throughout the world. Become inspired to get started yourself, growing food and working toward a promising future of good food for all.
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In the News
|John Jeavons is featured in
the February 2013 issue of
the San Francisco Chronicle's online magazine SFGate,
in the article Three Ways to Improve Soil for Spring
Watch the hope-filled story of GROW BIOINTENSIVE of Kenya (G-BIACK),
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John Jeavons is featured in the Authors@Google series!
John Jeavons spoke at Google in Mountain View on April 12, 2012
"Very compelling vision, really makes me want to try some farming!"