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...
Making soil

Making soil

How to make soil   Health starts in the soil so our future lies in healthy soil Healthy soil grows healthy plants leading to healthy bodies. Soil and water are vital for life – don’t be deceived by soil-less ways of growing – they still use nutrients...
The Wicking-Gbiota Story

The Wicking-Gbiota Story

The Wicking – Gbiota bed story The battle of an innovator to change the global food system I have decided to write a book about how we need to change our food industry. Twenty years ago I pioneered Wicking beds and gave them their name. They went totally viral...
Making soil 101

Making soil 101

Making soil 101   I wrote this article just to show how easy it is to make a Gbiota bed to to make healthy soil to grow gut food. I know how , it is easy – any one can do it from soil biology, organic waste, rock dust and worms. Here I focus on a simple...
Making a Gbiota bed

Making a Gbiota bed

Attached is the latest manual for making Gbiota beds, it explains about the importance of soil in feeding the biology and trace minerals which leads to an increased health span.  I welcome any comments or emmesions which you can place in the comments when I will...
Gbiota easy

Gbiota easy

Colin Austin © 5 Sep 20 Creative commons this document may be reproduced but the source should be acknowledged. Information may be used for private use but commercial use requires a license. Please understand This is the easiest way I know to grow Gbiota food, it is...
Setting up Gbiota beds for emergency food

Setting up Gbiota beds for emergency food

Community fight against the Corona Virus Important update   Updated 15Apr20 With the lock down I have been focusing on helping people set up their own Gbiota beds to strengthen their immune system. I am getting many question so am setting up a system where...
Making soil work

Making soil work

We live in an era of unprecedented apparent sophistication.  Our ability to store and manage incredible quantities of data seems to give the power to both political and commercial interests to manipulate public attitudes and actions in a way inconceivable just a few...
Germination

Germination

  Germination, Wicking and Gbiota Beds My post https://gbiota.com/2020/03/12/corona-virus/ explains the best way we have of fighting the Corona virus today is to strengthen our immune system. Gbiota beds were developed specifically to enhance our gut biology so...
quick gbiota beds

quick gbiota beds

Here is a link to the quick gbiota beds.pdf quick gbiota beds which explains how to make a quick Gbiota bed. I have made this a post rather than a direct link so people can ask questions and make comments in public. The virus means everyone is under a great deal of...
Soil destruction

Soil destruction

Soil destruction There are a lot of people in the world and they eat a lot of food. Technology, primarily chemistry and mechanisation, has dramatically increased our food production to meet demand – but there has been two crucial but separate side effects....
Aunti Maud

Aunti Maud

Victory gardens for Auntie Maud Colin Austin © 17 Jan 2020 this document is in the public domain under the creative commons system, you are not just welcome, you are encouraged to share it with anyone and everyone but the source should be acknowledged. Who was Auntie...
Micro farms

Micro farms

Environmental balance Colin Austin © 22 Jan 2020 Creative commons this document may be copied but source should be acknowledged We need the bugs We may think that we humans are the most successful creature on the face of the earth, which may be true, but we are...
Gbiota beds – manual

Gbiota beds – manual

Gbiota beds Gbiota beds were developed to help restore gut biology which is really the control centre for our bodies. Trillions of cells communicate with each other to provide intelligence which determines, with our head brain, our appetite and how much food we store....

Rock dust

Rock dust   Why not just add rock dust The amount of micro-nutrient we actually need is very small – measured in micro grams which is barely a few grains. Yet there are trillions of tonnes of volcanic rocks, and it is continuously being replaced, an almost...