Pruning 101: Thinning Cuts + Heading Cuts

Understanding the difference between thinning cuts and heading cuts will transform your pruning life. What a difference to the productivity and health of your fruit trees when you give up […]

June’s Fruit Tree To-Do List

As the leaves begin to fall from our deciduous fruit trees, a few timely jobs rise to the surface. Time to Mulch Nature shows us its time to mulch! Leave […]

How To Prune Feijoas

Excerpt from my little pruning book ” Pruning Fruit Trees: A Beginners Guide“ If you prune your feijoa annually – you’ll find there’s not much to do. A lovely, feet […]

June in the Vegie Patch and Transformational Pruning Tips!

This month I’m taking you back to pruning basics, diving into the two cuts that underpin every prune – Pruning 101: Thinning Cuts + Heading Cuts. I’m excited! And so […]

May in the Vegie Patch, Prep Asparagus for Spring + Manure 101

It’s easy when its cold out, to ignore your vegie patch. I mean, plants don’t need watering at this time of year do they? The answer, my friends, is unique […]

May In The Vegie Patch + Greenhouse

As the vegie garden missions slow down, get stuck in and make lots of compost! There’s heaps of finished summer crops/ flowers/ perennials about, providing a bounty of ingredients – […]