PB, Nana + Oat Cookies

Kinda like a baked version of bircher meusli, but not only for breakfast – I love these little guys all day long! One bowl, 10 minutes – my go to style. Warm the oven to 180° Mix together 1½ bananas, mashed2Tblspn peanut butter 3Tblspn maple syrup 2Tblspn dairy or plant milk 1tsp vanilla Add 180g […]

Easy-as Alternatives to Weed Spray

Here are simple, integrated alternatives to herbicide. I hope you use these ideas at home, at school and in your community this spring and forever more. Salt Salt is the answer to your driveway weeds. No plant survives beneath a dollop of salt! Salt is also useful along hard edges, under the letterbox, along the […]

What to Do About Leaf Curl

Leaf curl will be showing up in your stonefruit about now – spring being the time when fungus comes out to play. Here’s my all round approach to managing fungi. It’s too late to do anything now – the time for copper has been and gone. Tuck the copper away for leaf fall. What your […]

Prevent Fungal Disease: Now is your Moment!

By far and away the most common cause of garden disease is airborne fungi. The mild moist conditions of spring set the scene for primary infections of rust, black spot, leaf curl, shot hole, brown rot and other fungal delights. As I write this it’s raining and cool, the kind of conditions that strike fear […]