March in the Vegie Patch, Storing Apples + Greencropping

My favourite way to nurture my soil is with homemade compost made mostly with garden waste + greencropping. Put your faith in plants, they know what plants need. Steady growth […]

How to Grow Broccoli

Broccoli is the easiest, quickest and most productive brassica to grow. Easier than cabbage, heaps faster than cauliflower, and waaaaay more productive than both on account of all the side […]

5 Tips for Transplanting in Hot Weather

Abundant crops begin with seedlings that grow steadily onwards, with no growth checks. Transplanting is a key part of the operation! Thing is, most of the crops we’re planting in […]

February in the Vegie Patch + Greenhouse

The thing is to match what you plant and sow in your vegie patch this month, to the season that you are having. If its roasting hot and dry you’d be smart to delay the planting of your carrots and winter brassicas for instance.

February Fruit Tree To Do List

Fruit trees are peaking! I hope the grass and herbal ley are thigh high and you’re revelling in surround sound fruit – late plums, pears, apples and oh so peachy. […]

OM is Your Gardens Guardian Angel

Gathering organic matter (OM for short), is your best ever garden habit! With a variety of ready to use matter at hand, you are only 10minutes away from creating a […]