Herbi-4 Farming is a project with farm workers to create an awareness of the environment and to improve their economic conditions.
Spekboom is rich in manganese, cobalt and magnesium. It also contains micro elements, iodine and selenium which act as an antioxidant. The leaves have a refreshing, slightly tart, lemony taste and can be used to treat a number of ailments including heart burn, dehydration, exhaustion and heat stroke
The Spekboom, also known as Porkbush or Elephant's Food, is an Eastern Cape miracle plant. ... The Spekboom is a miracle plant and vital to our ecosystem for a number of reasons. It is a hardy, drought resistant plant that grows in the eastern part of South Africa from the Eastern Cape northwards.
Elephant bush is an evergreen, succulent shrub or small tree growing 2 - 5 metres tall. The plant is harvested from the wild for its edible leaves, which are used locally. It is also grown as an ornamental and as a bonsai subject.