Creating food resilient gardens in a time of climate change

Solar Power and RDO and stakeholder workshop in Lae, Dec 2018

The approximately 30 stakeholders from Rural Development Officers, DAL/DPI, church and NGO groups were keen to learn about varied agricultural topics – plant, livestock and soil – including food preservation and feed processing.
Folk wanted to be able to read in the evenings. Some didn’t have any electric power. They knew of panels and batteries – of course – but the crucial importance of solar controllers was a mystery – and how to do the required calculations – another mystery.
Dave Askin had a couple of enjoyable sessions setting up lights, switches, panel, and battery – complete with controller. They set it up, learning as they went.
The notes are here.
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