Life in Syntropy

Pruning instead of fertilizers and irrigation

According to Ernst Götsch, pruning is the fuel of transformations and the key to the acceleration of natural succession. In Syntropic Agriculture’s view, the role of the human being on the planet would...

What do cattle eat in the Mediterranean?

Oxen and cows are large animals. Therefore, according to the definitions of the Syntropic Agriculture, they are animals of Abundance Systems. Not by chance, this system is also called by Ernst Götsch of...

Perennials by Ernst (Part I)

F O R E W O R D: The idea to the following reflection occurred out of a small request made to me  by a friend of mine, Felipe Pasini, concerning perennials in our diet.At the first glance, an issue of minor...

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Restoration by use

A degraded pastureland transformed into a productive forest. In November 2016, Ernst Götsch chose this area at Fazenda São Sebastião to start a plot with the initial focus on banana and cassava. This article describes...