MAZOTSHO Village Communal Garden
Late August [end of their winter season] - and still producing vegetables.
The garden could use better mulching and water retention, and a subsequent visit by our gardening expert - Tim Wigley - emphasized these points.
Click HERE to see Tim's report of his visit to Mazotsho in October, and the recent letter we received from the Mazotsho Home Garden Committee.
Click HERE to see his follow up visit notes in November.
Mazotsho Village Home Garden Committee:
The Mazoshweni [need to ask the difference between 'weni' and 'o'] Home Garden Committee has 41 members. The officers of the committee are:
Convener is Nombasa Qabaka - 67-year old widow caring for a household of 5.
Secretary is Nomsa Mngunni - a 59-year old widow also caring of a household of 5, including 2 grandchildren.
Treasurer is Nomendo Mnguni - a 69-year old widow caring for a household of 4, including 2 grandchildren.
The women of the Mazotsho Committee are enthralled with the pictures Charlie Barker brought of his home garden in Leeds, maine.