Bali Carving Lessons
Create your own Bali experience

Mertarauh Bali Carving Lessons
Jl Tukad Bilok Gang Tukad Anyar  No. 10 Sanur,
Wayang Secret Garden Ubud, Bali Indonesia

Tel: +62 81236304139
Email:dika_made@yahoo.com

LEARN GARDENING AND RAISE CATTLE IN BALI

( URBAN & OUTBACK FARMING & RAISE CATTLE )

Gardening is the practice of growing and cultivating plants as part of horticulture.in gardens ,ornamental plants are often grown for their flowers ,foliage,or overall appearance,useful plants ,such as root vegetables,leaf vegetables,fruits and herbs,are grown for consumption,for use as a dyes or for medicinal or cosmetic use.

RAISE CATTLE


Cattle are commonly raised as a livestock
For meat (beef or veal)or milk (dairy cattle) and for hides which are used to make leather.
Balinese raise cattle for
Male for sale and female for braiding

HOW TO GROW & GRAFTING CACAO,AVOCADO,VANILLA,
ORCHID & ETC

 

HOW TO GROW CACAO FROM SEED


Pot filled with damp seed starter . Place the seed vertically with the root end down and cover with soil just to the top of the seed .Cover the pots  with plastic wrap and place them on germination mot to maintain their temperature,in 5-20 days the seed should sprout.

In cultivating cacao,plants are first grown from seeds or cuttings and then transplanted.Cacao tree it takes to grow about 5 years from seeds to grow mature and start producing cacao pods.The beans grow in a football shaped ( rugby ball ) pods on the trunk of the tree and from the larger branches.the average cacao tree produces 30-40 cacao pods  a year.
The pods are an average of 20 cm in length.Each pod typically contains between 20-50 coloured seeds.the seed call beans.

WHAT IS GRAFTING & HOW TO GRAFT?

Grafting is a horticultural technique whereby tissues of plants are joined so as to continue their growth together.The upper part of the combined plant is called the scion while the lower part is called the rootstock,the success of this joining requires the vascular tissues grow together and such joining is called inosculation .The technique is most commonly used in asexual propagation of commercially grown plants for the horticultural and agricultural trades.

HOW TO GROW YOUR OWN AVOCADO TREE


Everything you need to know  about how to grow an avocado tree, really ! Want your own avocado tree or house plant ? There are a few ways to do it this comprehensive guide tells you all you need to know whether your starting from,a seed or planting a young tree.

HOW TO GROW AN AVOCADO FROM SEED


1) remove and clean pit …
2) locate which end is up and
    which end is down …
3) pierce with three toothpicks …
4) place seed half submerged in a
     glass of water …
5) wait for your avocado seed to
     sprout …
6) pot in soil when tree is about
    15 cm tall …
7) water and watch is grow.

HOW LONG DOES IT TAKES AN AVOCADO TREE BEARING A FRUIT


Be patient about seeing fruit.if you have  planted a tree,you you can probably expect to see The first fruit Three to four years after planting.if you are growing from a seed , it can take anyehere from five to 13 years before the tree mature enough to set a fruit.

SEASONAL FARMING EXPERIENCE

Join in to plant or harvest rice , pick or prune clove,coffee or cacao,plant chilli, tomatoes,ginger,turmeric,
vegetables and etc
Lets see what needs doing at the time of your holiday
Learn gardening or farming and raise cattle like a local and take that knowledge back home with you a new skill that you will be able  to try and practice with your friends and families wishing for farming or gardening and raise cattle

HOW TO GROW VANILLA


Vanilla grows best from vegetative cuttings taken from healthy plants , remove The lower two or trhee leaves from The stem , and push into mulch . The stem should be tied to a support until aerial roots take hold, you can tie your cutting to a small tree with low Branches for shade or to a trellis with partial shade,for support.

CAN I GROW VANILLA FROM SEEDS?


Yes,you can grow vanilla generativly from superior seeds . But The process is incredibly difficult and untrustworthy , since vanilla is an orchid,it responds The best when propagated from cutting.

HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE FOR A VANILLA PLANT TO FLOWER


Vanilla usually start flowering in the second or third year after planting . The time taken depending on the size of original cuttings.the maximum production of flowers is reached in 7 to 8 years. The vanilla bean take a mature after flowering on average .it takes between 45 - 60 days for long beans.the vanilla beans size reach over 15 cm to 20 cm length.

HOW TO POLLINATE THE VANILLA  FLOWER


The key to  vanilla is successfull pollination of the flower.
The flowers typically appear during the drier times of year and are triggered by the lack of rainfall.
They form in clusters of around  15 flowers ,with only one flower opening each day.
The flowers open for no more than 8 hours and are best pollinated early in the morning.If you are successed at pollination ,the flower will dry up but remain attached to the vine ,if it was not successfull the flower will fall off  within 24 hours.
Vanilla must be pollinated by hand
The vanilla orchid originates in mexico , where it is pollinated in the wild by bees. Because these bees are not found in madagaskar ,the vanilla orchid must be pollinated by hand .
The yellow vanilla flower booms just one day per year , and is typically open for only a few hours

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HOW OFTEN DO VANILLA ORCHID BLOOMS


Blooming time is similer to that of daylilies. Eachs flower opens for a day but each day new flowers open and the continues for a period of six weeks to two months or more. The continuing bloom gives time for trial and error in effort to pollinate the flowers for vanilla beans.

HOW TO GROW ORCHID


Orchids are amongst the most beautiful flowers of the entire plant  kingdom ,combining exotic looks with  a diverse set characteristics.
Orchids are exquisite plants,comprising over 30.000 different species and over 200.000 hybrid varieties- making orchids one of the two largest families of plants in the world.capable of growing indoors and outdoors, orchids are no doubt unique and unfortunately for some potential green -thumbs,difficult to grow successfully .Someone who hopes to grow orchids should prepare themselves for both the failures and triumphs that breeding this lovely plant variety bring.


METHOD 1 OF POTTING YOUR ORCHID


1 ) select species of orchid
2 ) choose the right kind of soil for
      Your orchids
3 )try a potting mix,or combination of several different mediums
4 ) choose a snugs pot for your orchid unless it is large
5 ) pot your orchid
6 ) know when to re pot your orchids


METHOD 2 OF NURTURING YOUR ORCHIDS


1 ) create the right temperature for your orchid
2 )make sure your orchids get enough sunlight,but not too much
3 ) water your orchid once per week
4 ) care the orchids diligently
5 ) use an orchid-specific fertiliser and do not over - fertiliser your orchids
6 ) keep the humidity level up
7 ) understand that each orchid is different.

 

Price US $ 30/ person/each session