What might you smell at Atmos Totnes?
October 15, 2014
Lastly, we asked people what, in the Atmos Totnes of their dreams, they might smell as they walk around the site. Here are their answers:
The smell of sawdust, food being processed, fresh coffee being brewed, bread baking • Smell of fragrant plants and of eco-natural materials which the buildings are made of and fresh coffee and home-baked wholemeal rolls coming from the various cafes on site • Fresh cakes, sweet water • Fresh, green, tasty, aromas • Sweet smell of success! • Range of smells not over-riding pollution • I’d still like to smell and taste the fried bread from the station cafe • Bakery • Clean air! No pollution. Baking? Flowers? Nature • Wood, mud, flowers, compost • Organic, local delicious meals, wood, paint, grass, flowers, fresh bread, herbs • Smelling no fumes from trains • Woodsmoke, fresh bread, woodchip, mud, herbs •
Plants, flowers , food cooking • Freshly cooked falafel wraps • Burgers, local food, wood shavings, welding • Sweet compost, small scale baking and cooking, trains, no cars, no horses • Food, coffee, meadow, wood • Food, flowers, timber, scents I can’t yet identify • Steam, green, clean, (rhymes) (if they smell), cultures • Wildflowers and mown grass • The flower beds and trees • River/sea – good cooking • Coffee, scent from planting • Lots of herbs, honeysuckle at night • Bread baking • I smell flowers and food cooking in the outdoor cafe • Clean air! Smells of activity • Wood smoke as we sit round a fire at dusk • Smells of cooking from the cafe, smells of flowers and grass • Food processing smells • Flowers, herbs, baking bread, organic • Cafe, studios, in Atmospheric Pumping Station • Fresh air, lime trees, freshly sawn wood