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“Worm farms recycle your food waste into ideal natural fertilisers to improve the health of your garden” A worm farm produces vermicast, a soil-like material, and a ‘juice’ which are both nutrient rich and make ideal natural fertilisers to improve the health of the plants in your garden. Our models for cow manure worm farming … More More on Wormfarming

Making progress

5 Eyes Farm is growing – not just the food but the whole place. We have acquired more land around the farm and have started expanding. The seed house is completed. The compost house is completed. We are most way through the large scale aquaponics build and we are doing more work with roads and … More Making progress

Lovely composting house

  We have finished building the seed house. We are now building the compost house… Composting is a vital aspect of all our production, its what makes an organic farm work. The local community is interested in collaborating on the composting and bringing clean green waste to add to what we have.

Ayam Cemani

Said to be possibly the most coveted chicken breed on the globe, the Ayam Cemani (Java Chicken) is a heritage breed with unusual pigmentation. They have a dominant gene that causes hyperpigmentation (Fibromelanosis), making the chicken entirely black; including feathers, beak, and internal organs. Consequently, they are highly prised for their eggs and for use in rituals and […]

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Honey Bees

We call it BlueBee Honey… And despite what you might think, urban bee keeping is relatively easy. I suppose we cheated a bit because we’ve bought our hive nucleus ready made each time we have started a hive. This means we get a box with a colony in it and a healthy queen, honey and brood […]

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Windmill

Our new windmill is here to tell us which way the wind blows. We will be making some wind power models to help produce energy in future and to work as pumps.