Month: January,2018

A beautiful island in the desert

A beautiful island in the desert

28/01/2018 No Comment
                             
From seed to plant

From seed to plant

28/01/2018 No Comment
Nowhere else is the miracle of life more apparent than in the development of a plant from a tiny seed. During my stay at Kibbuz Lotan I participated in a workshop about different ways how to start a plant. It’s one of the things you learn best by getting your hands dirty. Scroll down and
Permaculture in the Desert

Permaculture in the Desert

14/01/2018 No Comment
When you come to Kibbutz Lotan as a tourist  you can book a stay in the Eco-Experience program. It is nice to participate in some hours of practical work in the morning before breakfast and in a very hands-on way learn about permaculture.  I went to the Eco-Kef – the permaculture garden – very early
Birds, Dunes and Desert Art

Birds, Dunes and Desert Art

14/01/2018 No Comment
I was very lucky to arrive at Kibbutz Lotan  together with a group of young students from Brasil.  I could join them straightaway for a tour, guided by Mark Naveh (Program Director at the Center for Creative Ecology), to the bird-watch area and the big dune. When the city of Eilat was growing, wetlands which