Tutu Zuma’s Garden

Tutu Zuma can often be spotted trundling around Mpophomeni with her wheelbarrow piled high with grass, manure and discarded plants. “People throw so many useful things away” she says. “the only thing I have to ask for is manure because in Zulu culture, women can’t go in the kraal, so the men put it outside…

Homesteader Pam Haynes

Not everyone would agree enthusiastically when their son, home for the summer holidays, suggests “let’s dig up the front lawn and plant potatoes”.  Pam, however, understood Bruce’s vision and now their entire garden, in suburban Howick, is an abundant food forest.  Chickens wander past the swimming pool, beans climb all over the fences and pumpkins…