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Project Peanut Butter

TYS was lucky enough this week to get a visit from Jeff and Tini Maier from Portland, Oregon. They were here in Cape Three Points on vacation from Kumasi, where they are working on Project Peanut Butter, an organization aimed at eradicating malnutrition in Africa. Malnutrition is a critical, global problem that impacts millions of Read More…

Trinity Yard Summer Camp!

TYS hosted a mini Summer Camp for area youth to spark their interest in applying for admission at Trinity Yard.  We hosted 36 students every morning for a week.  They came by foot from Akwidaa and Aketeshie (an hour and a half walk each way) and the nearby village of Cape Three Points (about a 20 Read More…

Farming in C3Po:  Permaculture in Practice Part II

Despite valiant attempts at a diversified kitchen garden, our free-range chickens wreaked havoc on everything in the plot except for the coco yam, basil and aloe, which, apparently, are bomb-proof.   So, the first of our many projects this summer was to relocate and renovate the chicken coop.  Presto-chango, and the coop quickly became a frame so that Read More…

Farming in C3Po Part I: Permaculture in Practice

Buying food represents a large portion of Trinity Yard’s budget, for we feed our students both breakfast and lunch, and our live-in staff and volunteers receive full room and board. Thus, we are working hard to implement a simple, sustainable ag program that can be passed on to the next leaders and that will guarantee Read More…