Organic kitchen garden

Using the techniques we have described here, we have designed a small-scale organic kitchen garden which supplies some of the needs of the Casa Colibrí kitchen.

Ecological agriculture forms the basis of our organic kitchen garden. This means that we do not use chemical fertilizers or phytotherapeutics to combat infestation or disease.

The agriculture practiced by ancient Peruvians was completely ecological. They prevented crop disease through rotation techniques and the combining of different crops, in a highly systematized process which was the result of careful experimentation.

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