Alernative food

Alernative food

Creating an alternative food system Colin Austin © 22 June 2020 Creative commons this document may be reproduced but the source should be acknowledged. Information may be used for private use but commercial use requires approval. The nutrition war zone Nutrition must...
Creating an alternative food system

Creating an alternative food system

This is my blog site on how to grow plants to improve gut biology which as part of our intelligent control system for our bodies plays a major role in our health. I only publish when I have something useful to say so I suggest you click on the ‘Notify me of new posts...
History of food

History of food

History of food A billion or so years ago micro-biology began to break down the rock to release minerals, and make soil. Plants grew to provide energy for the micro-biology and themselves died to produce nutrient rich soil. A million or so years ago  Pre human...

gbiota food

food Oct 12, 2021How food affects our health read more Alice Oct 8, 2021Our gut is not strictly part of us and we, or rather our mum, has to make it for us from the food she eats and feeds us as a baby and by the close physical contact mums give their babies. It is...
Nundah cafe

Nundah cafe

We hope you feel satisfied from eating the food prepared to feed you but what about those trillions of cells in your guts that look after you. They communicate with each other to provide real intelligence – your gut brain – which controls your appetite,...
Wake up call

Wake up call

 What is the Gbiota club? Our guts are made from trillions of cells which communicate with each other to form an intelligent system – there really is a gut brain. This communicates with our head brain to form an intelligent control system which manages our...
Gbiota club introduction

Gbiota club introduction

Corona virus special call We urgently need growers of Gbiota food       What is the Gbiota club? The aim of the Gbiota club is to make Gbiota food readily and widely available at an affordable price. Gbiota food is essential to feed our gut biology which forms...
Gbiota club introduction

Gbiota club home

 This is the home of the Gbiota club     What is the Gbiota club? The aim of the Gbiota club is to make Gbiota food readily and widely available at an affordable price. Gbiota food is essential to feed our gut biology which forms part of our intelligent control...
Protection from the Corona Virus

Protection from the Corona Virus

Protection from the Corona Virus We all know the death and destruction to our society caused by the Corona virus. We know that lock downs work but the virus is still there so there is a high risk as lock downs are relaxed. What the experts say This Youtube video sums...
Gbiota club introduction

About the Gbiota club

Join the Gbiota club   Why join the Gbiota club? When you join the Gbiota club you get a stronger gut, immune and hormonal system by eating real food.  Our guts do much more than help digest our food. There are trillions of cells in our guts made up of thousands of...
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...
Join the Gbiota club

Join the Gbiota club

Join the Gbiota club  The Corona virus is not some random and isolated disaster. It is the inevitable outcome of small farmers struggling against the might of big food and trying to make a living by the uncontrolled selling of wild animals. This need to be a warning...
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...
Q&A15April20

Q&A15April20

Heavy rains and drainage I now live in Bundaberg, Queensland, the latitude is about 25 ° which is in the band of deserts around the world. The winter climate is as near to perfect as you can get and is is possible to grow a wide range of plants. It rarely rains so as...
Q and A

Q and A

My specialist expertise is in how the way we grow our food affects our health. Eating fresh vegetables grown in specifics ways can improve gut health and strengthen our immune system. With the Corona epidemic I have created this question and answer post to help people...
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...
History of food

fresh food revolution

  The fresh food revolution There is a fresh food revolution just waiting to happen. Join me in making the revolution happen My name is Colin Austin and I know about technical revolutions. I was a pioneer in the early computer revolution. Moldflow, the company I...
Corona virus

Corona virus

Emergency food in lock down First Corona virus case I live in Bundaberg, a relatively isolated city so I was not that worried about the Corona virus until we had our first case in a dental clinic. I can think of no better way of spreading the disease than having...
pioneer

pioneer

 Corona virus emergency – read now special page Gbiota – a social movement for better food Computer pioneer fights diabesity Colin Austin, recognised as among Australia’s top innovators, is using the internet to fight the diabesity epidemic with...
Mission

Mission

The Gbiota movement Colin Austin  © Creative commons this document may be reproduced but the source should be acknowledged.  Our gut brain It is now universally recognised by researchers, doctors and nutritional just how important gut biology is to our health. The...
Gbiota movement

Gbiota movement

The Gbiota movement Colin Austin  17 Mar 2020 © Creative commons this document may be reproduced but the source should be acknowledged.  Aims I want my grandchildren to live in a society where everyone, regardless of their financial state, have access to food which...
Corona virus

Corona virus

Fighting the Corona Virus   Colin Austin  13 March 2020© Creative commons this document may be reproduced but the source should be acknowledged. The WHO has declared the Corona virus a global pandemic. The most effective and practical action that people can take...
I am a person

I am a person

I am a real live person, not some computer or avatar. I do the things that normal people do, potter around in my garden, go for bush walks and the beach, tease my grand kids and all that normal stuff. But I am a bit obsessive so when my wife, a medical doctor was...
Gbiota for gut health

Gbiota for gut health

  Gbiota – a social movement for better food When you join the Gbiota club you join a community of growers, transporters, restaurateurs, health advisers and consumers focused on food that enhances our gut and brain health. Our guts and brain form an...
Power of the cluster

Power of the cluster

Alternative food 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....
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....
Tipping

Tipping

Hot, dry and windy Colin Austin © Creative Commons,8th Jan 2020. This document is in the public domain for private use and can be republished in part or full but source must be acknowledged. Bundaberg – hot, dry and windy It’s abnormally hot, dry and windy up...
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...
Health and diabetes

Health and diabetes

Health starts in the soil   Welcome to my site which I created after some thought creating experiments. My wife, Xiulan, a medical doctor, was having severe problems with her diabetes (see mission) so we fitted here with a continuous blood sugar monitor to look...
Gut health

Gut health

Why we need a biofoodies group Colin Austin  3 Dec 2019 © Creative commons this document may be reproduced but the source should be acknowledged For thousands of years life has been getting better, we live longer, are fitter, taller and stronger and we have gradually...
health starts in the soil

health starts in the soil

 Health starts in the soil The trillions of cells in our guts do far more than digest our food, they form part of an intelligent control system which manages our bodies, in particular how much and where we store fat. We need to store fat, that is what our bums are...
Our intelligent control

Our intelligent control

 Health starts in the soil The trillions of cells in our guts do far more than digest our food, they form part of an intelligent control system which manages our bodies, in particular how much and where we store fat. We need to store fat, that is what our bums are...
Xiulan’s story

Xiulan’s story

Xiulan and Colin’s story Xiulan was not particularly concerned when she was first diagnosed with diabetes. She was a doctor, actually a surgeon and gynaecologist and had confidence in the health system. But that changed when she began to loose her sight,...
Mission

Mission

Mission Why I created this website My wife Xiulan became diabetic, she began to loose her site and fell down a flight of stairs breaking several bones in her foot. When it started to turn black the doctors talked about amputation. Being a blind cripple is no fun but...
Truth

Truth

Truth Conditional truth We live in an age of unbridled information, much of it conflicting so how do we know what it true and what is false – and why does it matter? Well my interest is how food, particularly how it is grown and it matters a lot. False...
Guts

Guts

Food for health 18 Dec 2019 I tell the story of the greatest wonder of the world, human intelligence and how it has changed the world sometimes for the better and other times for the worse.  The story starts some million years ago when our humanoid ancestors were...
Paradigm

Paradigm

Changing the diabetes paradigm This post looks at the paradigm shift needed to change the way we treat type 2 diabetes. The master file is actually located in my sister web site www.waterright.com.au but you can access it from this site. This article was written in...
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....
Food for health

Food for health

Food for health This post explains how our bodies work by examining how we have evolved. Read as .pdf here food for health next article Introduction to Gbiota beds introduction-to-gbiota-beds...
understanding food

understanding food

Understanding food   The black death of the twenty first century We are in the midst of what has been called the black death of the twenty first century – epitomised by the obesity and diabetes epidemic. This is a new phenomena which started just fifty...
Food basics

Food basics

  Food basics Do we really want our kids to grow up fat and diabetic, mums need to be eating food that feeds their gut biology, that’s what this web site is all about. Humans are the most successful creature on the face of the earth. There are 7.9 billion of us,...
intelligent control

intelligent control

Corruption of our intelligent control system   Why is it that we are in the midst of a health crisis? What I call the fat in the wrong places epidemic of diabetes, dementia, obesity with their associated side effects yet there seems so little public reaction....
Food for health

Food for health

Food for health Feed our brains, our head brain and our gut brain and they will look after us. What is Gbtiota food? Gbiotafood was developed to provide the trace minerals and beneficial biology essential to health but missing in our modern food system. It has much in...
The information age

The information age

 The information age    Modern technology – the computer, internet, artificial intelligence, automation, robots etc. have created unbelievable wealth. This may not be so obvious to much of the population as this wealth resides in the pockets of a small...
Technology

Technology

The story of one man’s battle to change the food paradigm   Feed our brains, our head brain and our gut brain and they will look after us.   How it started This is the story of ones mans battle, Colin Austin, against powerful interest to change the food paradigm....
Blue zones

Blue zones

 The story of the paradigm shift for food for health Feed our brains, our head brain and our gut brain and they will look after us.  In area across the world we have people living in the blue zones. People regularly enjoy an active life into their nineties or hundreds...
GBiota green smoothy

GBiota green smoothy

 The story of the paradigm shift for food for health Feed our brains, our head brain and our gut brain and they will look after us. Getting started Dietary advice can appear to be totally confusing with so many different opinions low fat, low carb, low meat, low eggs...
Making the change

Making the change

Social movement Gbiotafood is a social movement.  We don’t sell anything.  We just want to provide an alternative way of buying food so it is genuinely healthy. Across the globe people are suffering from a bad diet leading to the ‘fat in the wrong...