Preparation and planting It’s time to think about what to plant for Spring – throw on a hat, pull on some gloves and join us in the garden while we plan for the new season! Together we can prepare our veggie gardens for strong, healthy, abundant plants over the warmer months. First, the soil – […]
Our beds recently took centre stage in an report on community veggie gardening in the popular ABC ‘Gardening Australia’ program.
Wondering if you can plant in Autumn? It’s the time of year when the washing starts flapping in the breeze and we start to relax, knowing the worst of the heat is over. Many Australians might think their sun-worn veggie patch can also rest easy for the cool season. For most areas of Australia, however, […]
Grow your own vegetables & make a difference…. Australia is the worst CO2 emitters per capita on the planet so what is more expensive? The cost of change to growing your own or the cost to the planet for not changing? For store bought produce one shopping basket travels 70000km that’s around Australia three times […]
We all know how important bees are to our gardens, but are there other beneficial insects that can help our plants? What is the secret to enticing them in, and is it really worth making the effort? There are three simple things you can do to attract any beneficial insect. The first is not to […]