How to grow garlic

May through July is garlic planting time. Growing garlic is easy, which makes it one of my favourite crops. Am I lazy loving something because its easy? Well so be it!, easy is so very lovable. It is, of course, a very important crop for the kitchen. Here are a few things you can do […]

Autumn in the Organic Vegie Patch – SOLD OUT!

Come for an Autumn garden tour! We’ll be talkin’ autumn garden clean up, compost making and getting your garden beds through the winter. How to grow beautiful brassicas with big curds, garlic, crunchy celery and winter saladings.

January in the Vegie Patch

The summer vegie patch is a feast for the senses – bold colours, fragrance and lots of produce. Hang out and watch all the beneficial insects working your flowers and your pests – nature is awesome. I hope your garlic is up. Don’t let the leaves dry off as a lot of books and mags […]

September In the Vegie Patch

September’s plate is refreshingly green – saladings, celery, parsley, silverbeet, kale, cabbage, nettle, fennel, cabbage, brussels, broccoli and if you are lucky asparagus too. All these cleansing greens come just at the right time to clean our bodies out of stews and puds. (Think of it like doing an oil change on your car) Fresh […]