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11 Mar

Broom vs leaf blower challenge.

Terra Nova Ecological Landscaping offers a broom vs leaf blower challenge. Terra Nova challenges any other landscape company to clean the exact same area of hardscape with the exact same amount of leaf debris. Terra Nova will use a broom and our challenger will use a leaf blower. To be judged by a neutral third […]

16 Jan

Spin City: Passion for pedal-powered permaculture

Ken Foster rides one of Terra Nova Ecological Landscaping’s rigs to a job site in Santa Cruz. (Shmuel Thaler — Santa Cruz Sentinel) By Karen Kefauver, Spinn City POSTED: 01/15/15, 10:23 PM PST | If you’re headed south along the coast next Tuesday, there’s a chance you’ll spot Ken Foster bicycling from Santa Cruz to Monterey County on Highway […]

17 Dec

Our ‘Tread Lightly’ Indiegogo campaign has completed.

Was our ‘Tread Lightly’ Indiegogo campaign a wild success?… No, not exactly. Was it a success? …Yes it was!     Now that the ‘Tread Lightly’ campaign is over my honest reflection is that Crowdfunding is a bit of an enigma with tons of exciting potential. An alluring mystery. I have had a lot of […]

16 Dec

Today is the last day of our Indiegogo ‘Tread Lightly’ campaign, your last chance to donate to the cause!

Our Tread Lightly Indiegogo campaign that started Oct. 17th is over at the end if the day today, Dec. 16.  We have raised $2,000.00 so far. *OUR NEW GOAL is at least $2,000 – To Outfit Two Bike Gardeners for the Road* Terra Nova is a low-tech business operating a high-tech funding campaign, and it’s a […]

19 Nov



21 Oct

Tread Lightly with Terra Nova! Please contribute to our Indiegogo campaign

Collectively Catalyze the Tread Lightly Movement to Regenerate our Cycling Ecological Landscaping! Hello! my name is Ken Foster, I am a native of Santa Cruz, California, where my parents, Herb and Ellie Foster, were well-known peace and environmental activists. As a long-time organic gardener and landscape designer, and as a permaculture teacher at Cabrillo College, […]

16 Oct

Tread Lightly with Terra Nova ! Party! Party!


14 Oct

And Now, the new ‘Tread Lightly’ video! Enjoy!


30 Sep

‘Tread Lightly’ Re-Launch Party! Friday Oct. 17th, 2014

News, special offers and events of interest to our subscribers in a mobile-friendly format. Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. ‘Tread Lightly’ Re-Launch Party! Oct. 17th, 2014 6:00 – 9:00pm at the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary Exploration Center 35 Pacific Ave. Santa Cruz  Catering by India Joze! Join us for the kick-off party for […]

16 Sep

Terra Nova’s Ken Foster is teaching the Organic Vegetable Gardening class through Cabrillo College Extension.

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