"to be honest I prefer to burn tomato and potato plant material even if it looks ok. I just put it somewhere relatively dry until there is enough other stuff to burn, then the resulting ash can be returned to the soil or compost pile having destroyed…"
"Lisa, I'd love to grab a few nettles off you if that's ok. Moggy, I can still probably send you a couple of yacon shoots to try. If you want to email email@example.com we can sort it ok. Thanks for that"
"Hi everyone. Well once I drag myself out of bed this beautiful Spring morning, my aim is to finish off building a bamboo storage bin. This is where we are already starting to stockpile and use materials for mulch or compost duties. The chooks have…"
Welcoming discussion on the whole spectrum of composting methods. If it's a way of turning organic material into fertile earth, lets talk about the method, your experiences, the pros and the cons of it!See More
Our old veg garden usually ends up at the bottom of the pile of the jobs list but just keeps on giving. In between running a small wedding business and ornamental plant nursery, I try and sneak the odd bit of time in there when I can. Growing the usual brocolli,silverbeet & lettuce. Also have had success with yacons, J.artichokes & Florence fennel. Just enjoyed our first very small pick of asparagus, delicious. Lemons and Tahitian limes to mention a few.