Turning organic materials into compost

Turning organic materials into compost

Composting is one of the activities we conduct at the ZeroWaste Center. Being rich in nutrients, it serves as a necessary fertilizer for our permaculture gardens.  What is composting Composting is the natural degradation process of organic materials, such as...
Adopting Trees, Conserving Water

Adopting Trees, Conserving Water

On the 4th of April 2021, Balebengong.id’s Citizen Journalism Class alumnae of Besan Village in Klungkung planted 38 trees along the water flow line of Celuk waterfall. The trees were obtained from the ZeroWaste Center’s Adopt a Tree Program.  Why Planting Trees...
Natural pesticide from neem and papaya leaves

Natural pesticide from neem and papaya leaves

Since the beginning of the Green Revolution in the 1960’s, farmers have become dependent on the chemical pesticides to control the pest. Chemical ingredients are not only harmful for natural enemies, but it causes pollution to the environment, and has a negative...
Let’s build an herbs spiral!

Let’s build an herbs spiral!

The permaculture garden of R.O.L.E. Foundation has been thriving so well! Despite the monkeys and cows that sometimes come to enjoy our crops, we keep on building more garden beds with different sizes and types. One of the newest additions in our garden is an herbs...