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We plant on the land of the Asira Metira Monastry in Kilite Awlalo Ethiopi with R Father Aba Ghebrenedhin Ghebreghiorghis and L Abba Ghebre Kidan
 
We plant on the land of the Asira Metira Monastry in Kilite Awlalo Ethiopi with R Father Aba Ghebrenedhin Ghebreghiorghis and L Abba Ghebre Kidan
One day before planting we make the planting hole 20 cm deep without disturbing the capillary structure and fill it with 20 liters of water
 
One day before planting we make the planting hole 20 cm deep without disturbing the capillary structure and fill it with 20 liters of water
One day after the water we make the planting hole it has to be exactly the size of the pot
 
One day after the water we make the planting hole it has to be exactly the size of the pot
Ms. Zewdi Abadi pulls the wick until 12,5 cm outside
 
Ms. Zewdi Abadi pulls the wick until 12,5 cm outside
She spreads the old manure and put the soil cover on it
 
She spreads the old manure and put the soil cover on it
She cuts the plastic bag carefully without damaging the roots
 
She cuts the plastic bag carefully without damaging the roots
The primary root that is supposed to grow downwards grows upwards
 
The primary root that is supposed to grow downwards grows upwards
She prunes the wrong growing parts with a machete
 
She prunes the wrong growing parts with a machete
She prunes approximately 3 cm from the bottom of the pot
 
She prunes approximately 3 cm from the bottom of the pot
Detail of the part where the sprimary root splits  in many small roots who are not able to penetrate deep into arid soil or rocks
 
Detail of the part where the sprimary root splits  in many small roots who are not able to penetrate deep into arid soil or rocks
Detail of the part where the sprimary root splits  in many small roots who are not able to penetrate deep into arid soil or rocks
 
Detail of the part where the sprimary root splits  in many small roots who are not able to penetrate deep into arid soil or rocks
Then she puts the plant in the exactly fitting planting hole
 
Then she puts the plant in the exactly fitting planting hole
Old manure is used to improve the soil quality
 
Old manure is used to improve the soil quality
She puts the old manure on top of the soil below the Groasis Waterboxx plantcocoon®
 
She puts the old manure on top of the soil below the Groasis Waterboxx plantcocoon®
With the soil cover we prevent the water from evaporating from the soil through the tube in the middle of the waterbox
 
With the soil cover we prevent the water from evaporating from the soil through the tube in the middle of the waterbox
Then she puts the Waterboxx plantcocoon® over the plant
 
Then she puts the Waterboxx plantcocoon® over the plant
She prunes the top to prevent evaporation  through the leaves while the rootsystem is not active yet
 
She prunes the top to prevent evaporation  through the leaves while the rootsystem is not active yet
An assistant breaks the soil around the box to prevent evaporation and to kill the grass that competes for the water
 
An assistant breaks the soil around the box to prevent evaporation and to kill the grass that competes for the water
Then she puts the siphons in so that the water in the Waterboxx plantcocoon® cannot evaporate
 
Then she puts the siphons in so that the water in the Waterboxx plantcocoon® cannot evaporate
She adds 4 liters of water indirectly in the center opening of the Waterboxx plantcocoon® in order to compact the soil around the just planted tree
 
She adds 4 liters of water indirectly in the center opening of the Waterboxx plantcocoon® in order to compact the soil around the just planted tree
At last we fill 16 liters in the Waterboxx plantcocoon®
 
At last we fill 16 liters in the Waterboxx plantcocoon®
She closes the boxx while putting the cap
 
She closes the boxx while putting the cap
The team from  the University of Mekelle - Ms Abadi - Mr. Abraha
 
The team from  the University of Mekelle - Ms Abadi - Mr. Abraha
Pieter Hoff -Father Abba Ghebre Kidan -Ms. Zewdsi Abadi and Father Father Aba Ghebrenedhin Ghebreghiorghi of the Asira Metira Monastry in Kilite Awlalo Ethiopia
 
Pieter Hoff -Father Abba Ghebre Kidan -Ms. Zewdsi Abadi and Father Father Aba Ghebrenedhin Ghebreghiorghi of the Asira Metira Monastry in Kilite Awlalo Ethiopia
Ms. Zewdi Abadi from Ethiopia greets you. Come and visit one of the eldest civilizations on Earth. Here it all started!
 
Ms. Zewdi Abadi from Ethiopia greets you. Come and visit one of the eldest civilizations on Earth. Here it all started!
 
 
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