Spring in the Organic Vegie Patch

Its time to spring into action if you want to be eating fresh vegies this season! Come along and catch up on your vegie garden to do list for spring.

October in the Vegie Patch

Following on from our successional planting chat last month, this photo shows successional planting jazzed up with a bit of interplanting. Instead of waiting for the bed to be empty before planting out the new crop, I’ve planted the new crop out among the old one. This photo is taken in the greenhouse. The dwarf […]

Asparagus and Mint Pasta Bowl

Here’s a delicious pasta bowl teaming up the stars of the day – asparagus, broadbeans and mint. A packet of penne A bunch of asparagus 300g shelled broadbeans 1/2c cream 3/4c pasta cooking water A big handful of mint, chopped up 200g feta Cook the pasta and drain, reserving 3/4c of cooking water Cook the […]

July in the Vegie Patch

If you haven’t as yet got your garlic or onions in, then rug up and off you go. Wintersalads You’ll be feeling pretty pleased with yourself for all those winter saladings you sowed late autumn. Aren’t they good? So crisp and fresh. Cornsalad, mesclun, miners lettuce, winter lettuce all provide the best kind of service […]