Pump Up Your Fruit Production

Today I’m sharing a September task that’ll really up your fruit production. Oh so simple – tie all those branches with vertical tendencies, down. Tying branches down opens your trees for light and air, and inspires loads more fruitful wood. (This lovely picture by Steve Howell from my “Beginners Guide To Pruning Fruit Trees” book) […]

Make an Autumn Compost and Plant a Winter Bounty

Greetings all, There’s a few important jobs us food gardeners must take care of this month, and then, glory be, we can slow down a pace. Make as much compost as you can for your spring gardens, store and preserve your harvest in ways most useful to your family, and plant and sow the last […]

Chooks Workshop

Come along and learn how to run a healthy, organic flock (no pellets required). We’ll be talking design, breeds, chook herbs, a natural chook breakfast, solving basic chook problems and most importantly how to lovingly cull. Two places left, so register today! April 12 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm | $65.00 Chooks fit into an edible backyard like […]

Autumn in the Organic Vegie Patch

Want to learn exactly how to make the most of your garden this autumn? Do you know how to prepare for winter food-growing success? Get your hands dirty and your plans set in this practical workshop set in an inspiring organic home garden. We’ll wander the vegie patch and discuss the all important autumn clean […]