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SOLD OUT! The Organic Greenhouse

The greenhouse is my saviour! A toasty warm environment that extends the season an extra 3 months either side, allowing me to easily provide homegrown vegetables for the family year round. It is a tricky beast though – sucking insects flourish, soil looses its omph easily and disease explodes in the moist, warm air. This […]

SOLD OUT! The Organic Greenhouse

The greenhouse is my saviour! A toasty warm environment that extends the season an extra 3 months either side, allowing me to easily provide homegrown vegetables for the family year round. It is a tricky beast though – sucking insects flourish, soil looses its omph easily and disease explodes in the moist, warm air. This […]

SOLD OUT! The Abundant Vegie Patch Tauranga

My favourite workshop – the workshop that really gets your food gardening humming, that changes your food gardening life! – is coming to Tauranga in January. I’m very excited to be teaching from the Crafty Gatherer homestead (home of the broadfork). “This workshop is the best money I’ve spent on my garden” Bryan “What an […]

The Broadbeans Have Spots!

Chocolate spot is a broadbean thing that typically happens at this time of year. Like rust is a celery thing, or black spot an apple thing – all crops have a thing they do when life’s not completely to their liking. And in my case it’s sprung forth in the wet, humid conditions created by […]