January In The Vegie Patch + Autumn Crops A Go Go

January is an opportunity to extend our summer crops. To create a lovely continuity after our current crops call it quits. Successional planting/ sowing is the proper name. Let’s just call it – not going hungry, little and often planting, or production plus  And while we’re at it, let’s think about dinner in Autumn. Let’s […]

Give Citrus A Midsummer Feed

Mid summer is citrus feeding time. This feed is especially important for young trees to get them growing strong while its warm, so they are bigger and bolder for when they need to take on winter. Be sure to nourish poorly citrus too, though all citrus will benefit from a dose of goodness sometime soon. […]

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 […]