Many people and organisations have had an invaluable influence on our ideas and development over the years. The following links provide information and concepts that are in line with our approach to farming, lifestyle and nutrition. We're grateful for this shared wisdom.

Health & Nutrition:

The Weston A. Price Foundation (link to the foundation's website – a nonprofit charity founded in 1999 to disseminate the research of nutrition pioneer Dr Weston Price, whose studies of isolated non-industrialised peoples established the parameters of human health and determined the optimum characteristics of human diets)

Sally Fallon-Morell (YouTube link – Sally Fallon is founder and president of the Weston A. Price foundation)

Natasha Campbell-McBride (link to website – Campbell-McBride is well known for developing the concept of GAPS (Gut And Psychology Syndrome), which she described in her book Gut And Psychology Syndrome - Natural Treatment for Autism, ADHD, Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, Depression and Schizophrenia)

Klinghardt Academy (link to website – Internationally known for his successful treatment of chronic pain and illness, Dr. Klinghardt combines non-surgical orthopaedic medicine with immunology, endocrinology, toxicology, neural therapy, hypnotherapy and energy psychology)

Agriculture, Organic Farming & Health:

Jerry Brunetti – Agri Dynamics (link to website – Brunetti is a popular speaker on topics that include soil fertility, animal nutrition and livestock health)

Louis Bolk Institute (link to website – an independent international knowledge institute to advance truly sustainable agriculture, nutrition and health)

Organic Eprints (link to website – an international open access archive for papers and projects related to research in organic food and farming)

IFOAM (link to website – the International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements, which holds the vision for a worldwide adoption of ecologically, socially and economically sound systems, based on the Principles of Organic Agriculture)

Agroecology in Action (link to website – Agroecology is a scientific discipline that uses ecological theory to study, design, manage and evaluate agricultural systems that are productive but also resource conserving)


Stuart Hill (link to website – Foundation Chair of Social Ecology at the University of Western Sydney)

Community Resiliance

Living Economies (Living Economies is an educational network promoting systems of exchange that foster community wellbeing, including savings pools and local currency exchanges.)

Transition Towns New Zealand (Transition Towns initiatives are part of an international grassroots movement that brings people together to explore how communities can respond to the environmental, economic and social challenges arising from climate change, resource depletion and an economy based on growth.