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November 2016

Waiopehu College Garden Tour

November 27, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
$20.00
mid spring

I'm opening my garden as part of the Waiopehu College Garden Tour, raising money to get the kids to Japan. 10 gardens in all. Located in and around Levin. 8 are lifestyle properties, 2 suburban. 5 never been opened to the public before! Park up at my place with your picnic lunch if you like. Tickets $20 Available from Waiopehu College Office ph 3688303 OR Super Minx Shoes, 194 Oxford Street Levin ph 3685750

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March 2017

The Abundant Vegie Patch

March 11 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Edible Backyard, 268 Florida Rd
Levin, New Zealand
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$100.00
Feb Tomatoes

No More Tickets Available We are SOLD OUT This workshop is jam packed! Everything you need to grow an abundant vegie patch! Morning tea and lunch provided You’ll learn: Soil Health: What good soil looks like, my easy peasy compost recipe, making and using liquid feed; how to grow and use greencrops; simple ways to recycle food scraps; aerating your soils (and why it is so important); how to turn over and prepare garden beds Crop Rotation: Rotating your crops…

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Autumn Open Day

March 25 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Edible Backyard, 268 Florida Rd
Levin, New Zealand
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$12.00

If you want to feed your family from your backyard - today is for you! Come along and check out a working food garden. Enjoy a garden stroll , a garden chat and more importantly an escape from life. Gather your favourite people and leave the world behind – go on you deserve a day off (there’s an old couch on my deck with your name on it.) Buy Your Tickets I'm selling the tickets through Eventfinder because it's easy…

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May 2017

The Abundant Vegie Patch Christchurch

May 6 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Justins House, 258 Wilsons Rd
Waltham, Christchurch New Zealand
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$100.00
autumn tomatoes

Learn how to get your food garden humming and the crops pouring in! (And there's nothing arduous or complicated about it.) Everything you need to grow an abundant veggie patch. Morning tea and lunch provided. You’ll learn: Soil Health: What good soil looks like, my easy peasy compost recipe, making and using liquid feed; how to grow and use green crops; simple ways to recycle food scraps; aerating your soils (and why it is so important); how to turn over…

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The Abundant Vegie Patch – A Talk, Wanaka

May 9 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Mitre 10, 35 Plantation Rd
Wanaka, New Zealand
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$15.00
mid spring

Abundant harvests start with smart design and gorgeous soils! Come along and hear my simple, low cost, natural gardening tips How to keep your soil fertility up with homemade mulch, my easy peasy compost and liquid feed made from mineral rich herbs, and foraged goodies Easy ways to recycle food waste How to use greencrops for easy, cheap soil nourishment Why crop rotation is important, and my super simple system Let's get your soils teeming with life, and your garden…

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The Abundant Vegie Patch Westcoast

May 13 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Jos House, 30 Aratika Drive
Grey, Westcoast New Zealand
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$100.00
peppers

Learn how to get your food garden humming and the crops pouring in! (And there's nothing arduous or complicated about it.) Everything you need to grow an abundant veggie patch! Ticket Sales Are Closed , But We Have A Couple Places Left. Keen To Come Call Us On 738 0041 Morning tea and lunch provided. You’ll learn: Soil Health: What good soil looks like, my easy peasy compost recipe, making and using liquid feed; how to grow and use green…

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June 2017

How To Prune Fruit Trees – Sold Out!

June 17 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
Edible Backyard, 268 Florida Rd, Ohau
Levin, New Zealand
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$68.00
Harolds Red

This Workshop Is Sold Out Good pruning = good fruiting! Good pruning means feet on the ground, no more ladders! Though the best (and simplest) time to make this happen is when trees are young - wild and woolly trees can be tamed too. I'll demo a mix of pipfruit - a young apple in training, an established apple and a free standing pear. We'll check out the espalier Nashi's and two year old peaches. We'll chat (if there's time…

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July 2017

How To Prune Fruit Trees – Martinborough

July 30 @ 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Leighs House, 25 Oxford St
Martinborough, New Zealand
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$75.00
seckle pre harvest

Good pruning = good fruiting! Though the best (and simplest) time to train your trees is when they're young – wild and woolly trees can be bought back into good production and tamed too. Today we are learning on some older, neglected fruit trees  - a plum, an apricot, an apple and a pear. I'll show you how to prune a newly planted tree and a young nectarine too. Take home my pruning notes, and enjoy a homemade morning tea…

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September 2017

Bountiful Spring SOLD OUT

September 23 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Edible Backyard, 268 Florida Rd
Levin, New Zealand
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$100.00
Abundant vegie patch

Today is all about growing yourself a bounty!, about key tasks that make a big difference. Jam packed this workshop is - vegies, citrus, fruit, soil health - we'll sort your spring garden out and get summer off to a flying start! In The Vegie Patch weeds - my spray free, back injury free ways! what to sow/ plant next (snappy crop rotation and intercropping ideas to keep your patch productive) who needs feeding (what with and how much) how…

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October 2017

SOLD OUT! October Open Day + “Fruitful Fruit Tree’s” Talk

October 21 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Edible Backyard, 268 Florida Rd
Levin, New Zealand
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$15.00
october orchard

Edible Backyard is open today from 10am – 12.30pm. Gather your favourite people and leave the world behind! Come along for a self guided tour, a chat and a cuppa tea in the garden. Learn Good Stuff 11am - 12pm "4 Spring Tasks For Fruitful Fruit Trees" Today at 11am, I'm talking fruit trees. Deciduous fruit trees need a bit of love in spring A spring feed A biological spray to prevent pests/ disease, a bit of training - it's…

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