Grandfather Hans and Father Hermann plowing the field in 1964
Assessing soil biology for quality control
Circular Chromatography for soil and compost quality control
Thomas was raised on a farm in the heart of Europe, in Switzerland. At age 16, he began a three-year apprenticeship as a Journeyman Landscape Gardener with focus on Landscape Design, Construction and Maintenance, and graduated in 1989.
Being a strong believer in continuous education, and after moving to Canada in 1995, Thomas was owner and operator of an Award Winning Landscape Design, Construction and Maintenance company for over a decade.
To deepen his expertise, Thomas achieved Certification as;
The business concept includes; Sustainable Edible and Beneficial Landscapes with incorporation of Permaculture Principles and Design methods, Rainwater Harvesting for outdoor and indoor use, Education and Workshops and last but not least, Organic Soil Solutions along with Biodynamic Farming and Gardening practices.
Thomas is passionate about;
Continuous Education, Sustainable Living, Understanding and Working with all the Members of the Soil Foodweb, Preserving and Nurturing Soil Fertility, Urban Farming and Homesteading, Animal Husbandry, Beekeeping, Biodynamic Farming and Gardening Methods, offering Education and Workshops, and he is a student of Anthroposophy.