Mission, Vision & Values

Mission

 

Implement community food systems capable of producing of local, healthy and affordable food using the best available technology.

Teach food production techniques enabling communities to feed themselves and creating business opportunities.

Disseminate open source technologies which enable communities to install and build food systems to ensure their well-being and resilience in a sustainable manner.

To advance the state of the art of collaborative common technologies through:

Research techniques and systems;
Develop open farming techniques & technologies;
Curate open farming technologies;

 

Values

 

Create long term mutual beneficial partnerships instead of one off relationships;

Utilize for our operation the best, most cost effective and reliable resources available favoring open technologies;

Protect the universal access to our technologies by releasing them as open source;

Nourish the collaborative commons towards a resource based economy.

Ensure that our work in any specific situation is acceptable in light of our values.

 

 

 

 

Value

Our foundational believe is that by being positive, open and acting together we can accomplish more:

“We treat our partners and clients as our extended family.”

“Be the change you want to see in the world” Mahatma Gandhi

” If I have seen further, it is by standing on the shoulders of giants” Isaac Newton

“My country is the world…and my religion is to do good.” Thomas Paine