December In The Vegie Patch

I began my food growing journey up Otaki Gorge, living down the drive from some of the best people you’ll find anywhere – Ray and Joan Moffat. Joan had a beautiful but practical garden and I learned many great things working alongside her. The value of vigorous self seeders, the importance of ground-covers in the […]

The Vegie Patch in December

It’s one thing to be intrepid when it’s winter, to get all geared up and brave the elements – it’s supposed to be grotty in winter after all; but to have to carry on wearing coats and jumpers at the end of November when it’s supposed to be shorts and t-shirts?  Well, I’m complaining to […]