Easy Weeding

Weeding is my least favourite job in the garden. I put a lot of energy into creating a vegie garden with very little weeding – grass free zone so there is only one big edge round the outside, sawdust paths, mulch, and intensive planting all contribute. Then when there is a bed that needs clearing […]

March in the Vegie Garden

Extremes of weather really test our food growing systems. As you know, I’m always looking at how I can make my garden more robust, and therefore able to cope in extreme seasons such as this dry summer. Two things are key – preparation and variety. I haven’t been watering my squash or corn, and the […]