2015

Full length: (41 mins.) ... Date: (Oct 2015) ... Source: https://youtu.be/kMF9emqT4X4

Rural life in Cuba has settled down nicely. (Spoken in Spanish but with hard subs in English).

The Cuban Agroecology Movement

Enjoying a love of the land

A documentary about the Cuban agroecology movement -- its everyday life and characteristics. Portrays the daily work of peasants in the Escambray Mountains, Villa Clara, Cuba.

In these hills, agroecology emerged as a solution to the food crisis in the 'special period' after the fall of the socialist camp late last century.
Working the land organically and the pursuit of sustainability soon became a lifestyle choice, an alternative that has been germinating and today is paying off ... sprouting seeds under the sun of a new paradigm of life, which expand from a new awareness and flourish as alternatives and hopes.
Made by Collective Koman, Chiapas, 2014

WISH LIST - Location: Paeroa, NZ. The requirements below are located within 4-12 kilometres of Paeroa town centre. Our housing: 4-bedroom house with attached cottage; warm, quiet, private, with sunny garden area and 4-24 healthy fruit trees; Our covered areas: 1 double garage; 1 drive-in workshop (84-124 square metres); 2 storage sheds (each 48-96 square metres); 1 green house (48-124 square metres, working); Our land: 4-12 hectares of fertile, sheltered, well-drained, well-fenced, gently sloping farmland.

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