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Upcoming Events

  1. Summer Garden Tour #1

    January 13, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
  2. Summer Garden Tour #2

    January 27, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
  3. Andrew London Trio at Edible Backyard!

    March 7, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm



This Month

December In The Vegie Patch

A daily stroll is your secret garden weapon this December. Catching problems when they're small makes for simple solutions = a peaceful easy life.  Pinching little laterals … [Read More...]

Make Your Summer Garden Better

Gardens go up a gear in December - plants, seeds, weeds, pests, the good and bad. Everything starts to zoom along. Keep everything in top health and pest epidemics at bay with a … [Read More...]

For Less Disease + Better Vegies – Water Like a Pro

Sometime this month or next we'll be gearing up for watering. Before summer hits proper I want to encourage you to ponder the way you water. In part to conserve this precious … [Read More...]

Featured

How To Grow Beetroot

Beetroot is such a sweet crop. Virtues abound for the grower and the cook. Beets are undemanding on the soil, grow quickly, not bothered by pest or disease, use hardly any space … [Read More...]

The Genius of Living Mulch

Soil that's undercover, hums with life. In this cool, moist environment mineral exchange and immunity are high. Whether mulch is inert - hay, straw, woodchip or living - or a … [Read More...]

SOLD OUT! The Organic Greenhouse Workshop

Due to popular demand I'm running a second greenhouse workshop on Sunday December 1 9:00 am - 11:30 am. Price $70. Here's the lowdown The greenhouse is my saviour! … [Read More...]