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Rachel commented on Nicholas Mayne's photo

Garden Plan for 2011

"This is fantastic Nicholas, how big are your beds?  and have you got any winter crops in at the moment."
Jul 26, 2011
Rachel joined Megan's group


For everyone interested to learn more about this method of composting. If you're already using it, please share your experience, tips and advice.
Apr 28, 2011
Rachel commented on Atmavidya and Pete's group Ruapuke, Raglan/Whaingaroa OOOOBY
"Hi, I am from Pukemiro and I come into Raglan often, I was just looking for workshop style things to do in the waikato and my man pointed out that there is always lots in Raglan. So next time I am there I will check out the town hall.  "
Apr 21, 2011
Rachel joined Atmavidya and Pete's group
Apr 21, 2011
Rachel joined Matt Moir's group

What to do this month

This group covers tasks for the month and what to plant this month to be updated every month
Apr 19, 2011
Rachel replied to Rachel's discussion Crop rotation - putting theory into practice in the group Food Growing Q&A
"Thanks Rex, Those are great ideas, I am terrified of compost. To me dirt/compost is gold because I just can't get enough. I think I will get some lime and try the trenching."
Apr 8, 2011
Rex Morris replied to Rachel's discussion Crop rotation - putting theory into practice in the group Food Growing Q&A
"Abbie's ideas are very good but personally I dont want to get to pedantic when gardening so dont worry too much about crop rotation as it is just too difficult with the overlapping of seasons and the relatively small areas that become available…"
Apr 5, 2011
Rachel joined Hester's group

NZ Ooooby Seedbank

A group for those who wish to save heirloom and open pollinated seed and make it availiable to others.List what you have in the appropriate discussion forum or add a new discussion for different seed types.See More
Apr 2, 2011
Rachel updated their profile
Apr 2, 2011
Abbie Reynolds replied to Rachel's discussion Crop rotation - putting theory into practice in the group Food Growing Q&A
"I'm a novice gardener (still in my first year) and attempting to deal with the same issues as you.  My approach, which I suspect will turn out to be overly pedantic and inflexible, is to define four beds for crop rotation, and then apply a…"
Apr 2, 2011
Rachel commented on Denise's group What To Do Today?
"Today I want to clean up my corn patch and plant mustard and broad beans to dig in in spring. I need to clear out the tomatoes and beans before the first frost and clean up around the beds."
Apr 2, 2011

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Bartering Local Food, Learning, Preserving, Seed Savers
Tell us about your garden and what you're growing
I have half an acre in rural north waikato, I try to grow as much as possible.

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At 7:47pm on March 14, 2011, Nat & Pete said…
Hi Rachel, welcome and thanks for joining the local group!

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