A Living Fence

On Wednesday we drove to Wvem Village to collect Erythrina tree cuttings from the Sharon Farmers Group. Erythrinas are squat thorny trees with wide leaves. These trees will be used to grow a live fence around the perimeter of our Himalayan Institute Cameroon (HIC) Energy Farming campus. Boniface Litika of the Sharon Farmers Group offered to [...]

September 5th, 2008|Cameroon|

Himalayan Institute Community Center Update

Cameroon is nothing like you can imagine. If you have ever asked the question “Why Cameroon?” when you hear about the Himalayan Institute Community Center (HICC), the answer lies just as you step off the plane. Vegetation is lush and green in all directions. Off in the distance on the hillsides you can see farmers [...]

June 2nd, 2008|Cameroon|