Overview

Overview

Summary How life works The two great synergies Life starts with energy which come from the sun. There is lots of it, in one hour enough energy falls on the earth to power humans for the whole year. This energy is picked up by the plants which takes carbon from the...
References

References

  https://www.healthline.com/nutrition/giloy-benefits https://www.embopress.org/doi/full/10.15252/embr.202051069 https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6780873/ Soil is the stomach of the plant (PDF) Does Soil Contribute to the Human Gut Microbiome?...
Index

Index

 I have written a series of posts which aim to get to the root cause of the problem then work away at finding the solution. I start with what food does which explains the various jobs that food does in our bodies and how innovation has dramatically increased the...
What food does

What food does

Three functions of food We are all familiar with the conventional way of classifying food – carbohydrates, sugars, fats, proteins etc but let us look at what they do. There is food we need for energy – this can be virtually any sort of food carbs, sugar,...
Food and innovation

Food and innovation

Food and innovation Mention innovations or technology and thoughts immediately fly to smart phones, self driving cars or even air taxis but there has been an equal amazing revolution in our food – fertilisers, irrigation, genetics, machinery, pesticides,...
Principles of Gbiota beds

Principles of Gbiota beds

The principle of Gbiota beds The aim of the Gbiota system is to give us a healthy gut by growing plants which act as natural pre and pro-biotics. If we eat a modern diet we will have sugar loving bugs in our guts which makes us crave sugary foods – but it is...
Spreading the benefits of Gbiota beds

Spreading the benefits of Gbiota beds

Spreading the benefits of Gbiota beds Home gardeners My concept is that there already many local growers who could supply their neighbourhood with gut food, there are also many people who have been displaced by modern innovation who could also set up local business...