Charles Mawia a primary school teacher owns the farm. His journey to organic agriculture started when he expressed his passion and interest to have his backyard into a thriving food forest. He had an engaging conversation with one of the extension officer in Biovision Africa Trust who trained him more on vertical kitchen gardens. The extension officer made the idea so easy to adopt as he explained to Charles that he needed was recycled tryes and bags and the knowledge of intercropping variety of crops and plant using climate smart technologies.
The farm is located in Machakos county. One and half hours’ drive from the city
For more information about the farm read: Article in the Standard News paper (September 10 2022), Article on TOF magazine issue no:206
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