June In The Vegie Patch, My Favourite Winter Greens + Yams

I’m not the only one who loves winter – some legumes are good with it and so are alliums, brassica’s, chard and spinach. Salads survive it, but very slowly so best get them under cover to keep them growing and providing leafy goodness to keep you strong. What to Sow and Plant and Do in […]

How to Make a Basemap

An abundant, easy to work vegie patch relies on smart placement decisions, and smart placement decisions rely on knowing all about your little corner of the world first. Learning all this stuff takes time, it means waiting a bit ok. Be the 2 chocolate fish kid and you’ll be rewarded in spades with a garden […]

Make An Instant Vegie Patch

Today is for the beginner veggie gardeners – a quick and easy way to get your gardens off to a strong start. I remember how daunting starting is – so I’m keeping it simple. You and me together, we got this. Before we transform your balcony/ lawn/ paddock to a garden of Eden, let’s set […]

May In The Vegie Patch

Direct sow Greencrops – lupins, broadbeans, phacelia, wheat, oats, mustard or barley. Kings Seeds Autumn Manure Mix is awesome. Grow as many greencrops as you can fit. Here’s how to sow a greencrop. Corn salad and miners lettuce – sweet little winter/ spring cut and come again greens. Sow them once, let them self seed and […]