May In The Vegie Patch

Things To Do In The Vegie Patch This Month Leave nothing bare! Soil prefers to be growing stuff – a crop, greencrop or just leave the weeds. Yes, truly – weeds! Living roots keep your soil happening. Next best alternative is to tuck it up under a thick layer of mulch. Make lots of compost. […]

Make The Most Of May With A Pre-Planting Ponder

Tree planting season is upon us, and  I want to help you be smart about it. Consider May a useful pause. A time to ponder, so that come winter your tree plan (fruit/ shelter/ stock, human shade/a bit of pretty/ privacy) is well thought out. There are already far too many trees in the wrong […]

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April In The Vegie Patch

When to Call it Quits Winter draws ever closer, and tough choices need to be made. Do you have enough room for all your winter crops or does something have to give. Is it time for summer crops to go? And time is of the essence people, anytime soon the weather will turn and the […]