How To Grow An Avocado: Fruit Of The Gods!

Growing a good suppy of avocado’s for the team has long been my dream, but they’ve been a tough nut to crack. In part because they’re fussy blighters, and in part because of where I live. While the foothills of the Tararua’s isn’t the perfect location, it is – I have learned – doable (as […]

I’ve Got Vouchers!

For a seemingly small thing, its been a team effort to make these vouchers – Steve’s beautiful art, Ray’s design and Anna’s computer wizardy. And now here they are, Edible Backyard gift vouchers for you to share with your loved ones. We’ve got all sorts of vouchers on the go A garden tour voucher. A […]

Berry Cheesecake Pots

Creamy berry goodness. Not too rich and not too sweet, but rich enough and sweet enough that you don’t feel ripped off… it’s pudding right! The Base 60g almonds (or any nut) 20g melted coconut oil or butter 1 Tblspn honey Whizz the nuts up into a crumb. Mix with coconut oil and honey and […]

The Abundant Vegie Patch Comes To Tauranga!

My favourite workshop – the workshop that really gets your food gardening humming, that changes your food gardening life! – is coming to Tauranga in January. I’m very excited to be teaching from the Crafty Gatherer homestead (home of the broadfork). “This workshop is the best money I’ve spent on my garden” Bryan “What an […]