Ecuador gardening

Jama is Remote and That’s How They Like It

Jama is Remote and That’s How They Like It

Jama is not that many miles north of Bahia de Caraquez but it’s miles away in state of mind. As Gary and I pulled into town on our 4-day coastal cruise, I could instantly see why our friends Leroy and Shirley are so smitten with this area and why they […]

Is Eucalyptus Harmful to Plants in Compost and Mulch?

Since we have eucalyptus trees on our property, I have been concerned about their toxicity adversely affecting the food forest we plan to incorporate around them. I was leery about even using eucalyptus compost or mulch.  Researching this was a little confusing since experts have different opinions about the extent […]