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Friday, 28 November 2014

Raj Indian Restaurant - December Promotion


Journeying towards sustainability - Next Workshop - 13th December, 2014

Time: 15:00-17:00
Language: English

Overview: 
Conventional industrial agriculture implies the use of artificial fertilizers, pesticides and herbicides to supposedly enhance food production as well as to maximize profits. 
In recent years there has been a growing movement, both commercial and small-scale home production, that aims to produce the food we eat without any additional chemicals.

This talk looks at the basic concepts of organic agriculture, its principles, how it is put into practice and how it contributes to a more a better environmental quality, economy, society and health. 

Come and meet new and likeminded people in a learning and sharing atmosphere.

Despite existing a suggested donation for attending of 10 Euros this is not restrictive if you cannot afford paying that; just come anyway; your presence is what counts! And maybe as exchange you can help for 2h in our farm.

The collected donations will support upcoming events and 10% will proceed to The Peta Birch Community Association (a registered Charity that helps children and animals in the Algarve).

For more information:
- 965230871 (Nordin);
- nc.machado@outlook.com;
http://nordin-nature.weebly.com/.

Tuesday, 11 November 2014

Journeying towards sustainability - next workshop

Journeying towards sustainability
Next Workshop - 22nd November, 2014
Food Security, Global Health and Local Initiatives


Time: 15:00-17:00

Language: English


Overview: Food security is a hot topic at the moment, with many countries struggling to have access to enough food to feed their people and other countries with much food waste, unhealthy and nutritionally deficient diets. This talk examines the challenges faced with attaining food security and global health related to what we eat. It looks at some of the international organizations working on this critical issue, as well as some local initiatives in Portugal.

The suggested donation for attending is 10 Euros - 10% of the proceeds for these public talks will be given to The Peta Birch Community Association, a charity that helps children and animals in the Algarve. These funds will contribute towards these presentations being given to youth in homes and schools in the Algarve.

To book your place or for more information please contact:- 965230871 e-mail nc.machado@outlook.com http://nordin-nature.weebly.com/