Half-Farmer-Half-X ( 半農半 X)
Rediscover your life’s true X through
"Half-Farmer, Half-X" ( 半農半 X)
• Mr. Naoki Shiomi, is the originator of the "Half-Farmer,
Half-X" ( 半農半 X) concept and authored the book
carrying the same title, and founded the "Half-Farmer,
Half-X Research Center” at Ayabe, Kyoto, Japan.
• The phrase, "Half-Farmer, Half-X" is drawing much
attention as the new key phrase for a lifestyle, a way of
life, for the 21st century. "Half-Farmer" refers to "a
lifestyle with a touch of farming," and the X in "Half-X"
refers to an individual's profession / passion / purpose or
social mission or natural calling.
• The synergy is inspiring / enlightening to the individual’s
pursuit of wealth / health / happiness, while making real
contributions to the world.
"Half-Farmer, Half-X" ( 半農半
• This concept can form an excellent
alliance with Permaculture.
• Due to its transformational nature of the
alliance, I would prefer to call those joining
in the movement as TransFarmers …..
transforming themselves, the earth and
Become a true TransFarmer
• Get to know more about Permaculture (Permanent Agriculture and /
or Permanent Culture) that can transform you permanently for the
better, physically, financially, mentally, socially and spiritually.
• Become co-owner of 10-acre Agro-Forestry land that allows you to
participate actively in Permaculture, as perpetual member of the
eco-village / co-housing.
• Have your own week-end chalet, PLUS a bonus chalet for re-sale at
the Permaculture site.
• Rediscover your life’s true X, and be better equipped to pursue your
profession / passion / purpose via Permaculture practices /
• Business start-up or training and consulting opportunities as
solopreneur / technopreneur / biopreneur.
• Share in recurrent incomes from the Permaculture site.
• Share in the expected “jackpot” from the timber yield.
• You will truly become a TransFarmer, practicing Half-Farmer Half-X.
Co-Housing / Eco-village
• Cohousing / Eco-village typically comprises
private living units (houses or flats) with shared
spaces such as a gym, office space, workshops,
laundry facilities and a café etc.
• Residents’ direct involvement in the
management and maintenance of these
• Residents have their own individual economic
activities, besides sharing any common incomes
derived from the eco-village.
• Read the following presentations available at
our blog www.sohominium.blogspot.com
1. “Food Security & Home-Scale Permaculture”.
2. “SOHO Technology 3.0”
• Get to know more about Eco-village or Co-
Housing available at www.ecovillage.org
• Read 《 半農半 X 的生活》﹝天下出版，岩見紀
直著﹞ if you understand Chinese.
• Contact Eric Lim at 012-213-4968 for personal
WHY Invest in RAW Land?
(1) Agri-X Approach & TransFarmer
(2) Private REIT Business Model (Co-Housing)
(3) Culture behind Agri-CULTURE
(4) Business & Project Opportunities
LAND investment the SOHO way
Advantages / Features
• Biggest Gain is from Raw Land
– Conversions & Subdivisions & Current or
Sequential Multiple Uses & Integrations
– Agric (plants & livestock) to Tourism to
Residential, Industrial & Commercial etc
• Make Nature as Working Partner
• Make Time (flow) work for you
• Carbon Sink / Credit & Green Karma
• Government Incentives
• LOHAS: Lifestyle of Health and Sustainability
• Half-Farmer Half-X (TransFarmer)
Health / Wealth / Happiness
• Green Gym: Health
• Green Income & Gain: Wealth
• Green Karma: Happiness
• Half-Farmer-Half-X (TransFarmer)
• Body / Mind / Spirit
• Triple Bottom Line:
– Profit / People / Planet
– Economy / Equity / Environment
• Agricultural Land + X-project
– Orchard, Horticultural
– Timber and Agro-forestry
– Swiftlet (Bird-Nest) Ranching
– Fish Farming & Animal Husbandry
– Agro-tourism etc. etc
• Diversified & Integrated (Permaculture)
• Culture behind Agriculture
Private REIT Business Model
• Private individual small lots / parcel with
• REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust):
– Corporate Holdings / Shares
– Trust Deeds
– Individual Sub-Leases
– Management Contract
– Private & Pooled Incomes
– Free Access and membership privileges etc.
– Co-Housing / Eco-Village
Culture behind Agri-CULTURE
• Environment & Health Education
• Gaia & Mother Earth
• Holistics & Systems Science
• Green Pharmacy & Phytotherapy
• Globalization vs. Re-localization
• Triple Bottom Line & LOHAS
• Walking the “Life-style Design &
Business & Project
• Your Involvement:
– Individual Holdings
– REIT participations
– Project Team members
– Sales incomes as SOHO / New venture
– Management & Education Team members
• Regional, National & International
– Multiple projects, multiple locations etc
– Private Equity, and OTC and eventual IPO
Be a financially successful
Join Us Today!
LAND investment the SOHO way
LAND Investment the SOHO way
Serving the SOHO social group
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(Eric Lim 012-213-4968 / email@example.com)