Category Archives: Back 2 Eden
We are receiving photos of massive flooding in the cities and townships in the area we live when we’re in S. Africa. Please pray for the people who have lost homes and belongings, who have been injured or lost because
Jaydene, the volunteer we wrote about last month, has agreed to come one or two days each week to help supervise and manage the project while we’re in CAR. This will be a relief to Roy and a great help
We have a new friend of Back 2 Eden, our ag project. Her name is Jadene, and she’s been volunteering in the nursery and the orchards. She’s in between jobs, having taught science and then visited Thailand with her husband.
Roy is busy with his Back 2 Eden crew, caring for the orchards and the nursery, patiently waiting for his contacts to come through for visiting schools and townships in our area.
Our Back 2 Eden team with brand new tshirts; from left to right – Roy, Loyisa, Sbabalo, Zweli, Aleta, Sam & Anna, Lynn & Gary. The land, 2 workers, and help with a truck purchase for the project have all
The orchards Roy and crew planted of many different tropical fruit trees and plants, including dragon fruit and coffee are growing well. Many are bursting up out of their protective sacks. It is winter now, so the temperatures will drop
A few more preschools in the nearby townships planted trees today. Zweli and the guys went along with the teachers to help them plant and protect the trees and to interact with the kids and other teachers and caregivers.
Roy and his crew have finished the fence! It took teamwork to hand stretch the fencing onto the posts. When we left South Africa in March, the undone fence weighed heavily on Roy, so we are ever so thankful to