November in the Chookyard

Soaking grains to feed your chooks makes them super nourishing and easy to digest (the two things go hand in hand). Chooks eat less soaked grains than dry, a sign they are being nourished. Sure its a bit of extra effort, but if you’re eating the eggs don’t you want them to be little super […]

Comfrey Planting Season is Here! (How to plan, plant and harvest)

Comfrey, Symphytum Officinale (common comfrey) is sterile, spread by root not seed. Organic gardeners are mad on comfrey because she gathers and shares such mineral riches – silicon, calcium, potassium, phosphorus, iron, iodine and and and ….! These come via a set of wondrous tap roots that slide through surface feeder roots (no competition here), […]