A day at Sunseed

A bright day dawned, as always at Sunseed, and we were woken to the dulcet tones of Iain singing and playing guitar. We breakfasted well on porridge, toast and fruit before forming a circle for announcements with department coordinators describing morning jobs and volunteers then taking their pick. Current jobs include creating a low-cost solar…

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Food Sovereignty We went into Almeria city to see an exhibition of artwork by Mimi the Sustainable Living coordinator. The exhibition is at a ecological taps bar so we spent an evening enjoying organic beer and wine and quality tapas whilst appreciating the pictures by Mimi. On the same evening, as a warm-up, a group…

thermal mass stove course 11-17 May

by kirsty, project coordinator As we roll into summer it is hard to imagine needing heat here but those people who have visited in the winter months will know how important the stove in the main house is. Jef ran a course in Kachelofen building, a thermal mass stove with the potential to heat many…

may 2012

by kirsty, project coordinator Permaculture Design and Action Following the Introduction to Permaculture course in April several volunteers wanted to get more experience designing a garden. I have been working with volunteers Rebecca and Hannah on a design for the Far Terrace; we started by surveying, doing interviews with the gardeners, and drawing maps and…

Can you teach First Aid?

We would like to do an exchange with someone who is qualified to teach First Aid. Come and stay for free with us for a week and while you are here run an accredited day course for staff and volunteers.  If you are interested contact us at sunseedspainATarrakis.es