Ricardo Oscar Marques
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Ricardo Oscar Marques commented on Ricardo Oscar Marques's group Flat and Rents
"Hi I am searching for a flat,between Manurewa and Onehunga, with a vege garden or willing to make one. Preferable aquaponics and poultry included. I have a caravan, but I can sell it."
Aug 31, 2015
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Flat and Rents

The idea is to find places to rent or to flat in order to find people alike and sound resources. Advertising a flat without a vege garden and not allowing to have one its not for this space.See More
Aug 31, 2015
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Working Bees Auckland

Lets work and of course lets share a couple of drinks to boost good ideas.See More
Apr 19, 2015
Ricardo Oscar Marques replied to Bridge Scully's discussion Trades/Swaps/Wanted kefir grains, raw milk, sourdough starters etc..... in the group Weston A Price
"I live in Drury Church, the people there is having raw milk surplus, but its for selling. 13 Sutton Rd. Let them know that I put this post please. Regards."
Oct 9, 2014
Paul Arhabi and Ricardo Oscar Marques are now friends
Aug 29, 2014
Ronnie left a comment for Ricardo Oscar Marques
"Thank you Ricardo re your advice on horse manure. I have covered it with my existing compost heap so hopefully in time will reap the benefits. happy gardening :-)"
May 10, 2014
Ricardo Oscar Marques commented on Janet Luke's group Poultry in Urbania
"Hi: I am looking for a chicken coop with a run and NO FLOOR neither in the coop neither the run to use it as chicken tractor. Any spare or recommendations?"
May 6, 2014
Ricardo Oscar Marques updated their profile
May 5, 2014
Ricardo Oscar Marques left a comment for Ronnie
"There were monster lettuces."
May 5, 2014
Ricardo Oscar Marques left a comment for Ronnie
"Hi Long ago, I took horse manure for lettuces according to the advice of a friend who knew what he was doing.  He recommended me to put dirt on top to make sure that I would do a sort of "insulation" to make sure that the food wouldnt…"
May 5, 2014
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Thats me

Hopefully will be my main pic, not sure how to do it
Sep 3, 2013
Ricardo Oscar Marques left a comment for Charlotte Pearsall
"Hi Are you applecharlotte? I sent you a message."
Aug 31, 2013
Ricardo Oscar Marques posted a status
"Hi, Im back.I lost my vege garden,my family consider that it is not something important. So I am looking for new land and new family."
Aug 31, 2013
Ricardo Oscar Marques commented on Shaun's group Hydroponics and Aquaponics
"Can you tell me more of how things are going?"
Apr 30, 2013
Ricardo Oscar Marques commented on steve's group S P I N farming
"Who is around guys: I am trying to set up a SPINZ system at home and neighour ones."
Jan 24, 2013
kiwi brown left a comment for Ricardo Oscar Marques
"Hi Ricardo, We don't live in Auckland, live on an island quite far away but in Ak city zoning.  Would be good to share work/plums etc with you and we have been sharing with other islanders."
Jan 24, 2013

Profile Information

Suburb
Drury
I am a...
Gardener
I can offer
Gardening & yard labour, Gardening advice, Garden watering, Garden sitting, Poultry sitting, to be a gardening buddy, Lead a workshop, Permaculture design, Food from my garden, Tools & Equipment to hire/borrow, Bulk food storage
Food Growing Skill Level
Moderate
Experience and Qualifications
Permaculture Experience, Permaculture Design Certificate, Horticulturalist, Lots of years in the garden
I am interested in...
Buying Local Food, Selling Local Grown Food, Bartering Local Food, Community Gardens, Learning, Helping Others, Seed Savers, Offering Land for Gardeners, Gardening on others Land
Tell us about your garden and what you're growing
At the moment I am living my caravan in a community in Drury.
We have Free Range Eggs, Raw Milk and veges.
I work as a relief teacher and as a lab technician, having little time for gardening aspects, but I keep in touch and I help people designing and in working bees.

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At 7:25pm on May 10, 2014, Ronnie said…

Thank you Ricardo re your advice on horse manure. I have covered it with my existing compost heap so hopefully in time will reap the benefits. happy gardening :-)

At 9:14am on January 24, 2013, kiwi brown said…

Hi Ricardo,

We don't live in Auckland, live on an island quite far away but in Ak city zoning.  Would be good to share work/plums etc with you and we have been sharing with other islanders.

At 11:02pm on November 25, 2012, Ewen Kahr Yu said…

Yes Iam!

At 4:21pm on February 14, 2012, Pete Russell said…

Hi Ricardo,

We're always on the lookout for growers.  The group is here http://ooooby.ning.com/group/growers

The best person to talk to is Lisa Davis.  She is our supply coordinator.

At 8:55pm on September 6, 2011, vanessa courtney said…

Thanks Ricardo,

I love this site, hardy get time to do what i want.lol

teenagers and a grandgirl keeps me busy.

Cheers Vanessa

At 11:39am on August 2, 2011, Sheri said…

Hello Richard, I'm so sorry for not answering you back for so long, my husband had a massive stroke and life has been flipped for me. You had said: But, what is going on with the law S503? is that true or is a stupid conspiracy theory?

And other guys who are fined for catching rainwater?

 

Answer: From what information I have gathered, water, natural rain water, is so vital in so many areas and states with sensitive water issues. Needing rain water to perk into below ground aquafers that support many areas of Texas, New Mexico and other dry regions so every home, farm and ranch will have necessary water to operate. There are Ghost Towns in this country because wells that depend of rain water to fill them, have run dry.  Rain run-off in creeks that feed larger streams are home to migrating salmon breeds and other animal breeds dependent on this water, they eat the salmon or the vegetation that grows because of the available water. Salmon depend on the rains and enter the stream mouths from the ocean during these rains to migrate up-river and lay their eggs. That's why the fishermen are out fishing in the rain. These delicate systems and habitat depend on rainwater for their existence. Truly, everything is connected.

 

At 8:45am on July 28, 2011, Victoria McKeown said…

Hi Ricardo,

 

I was in Egypt for 6 years, Dubai for the same and most recently Bahrain.  I did 15 years in total and am now more than ready to enjoy all the NZ has to offer....including the mud and rain!

I would love a chance to learn how to grow veg and figure the best way is to get my hands dirty by joining others with more experience.

Thanks for your welcome!

At 12:55pm on July 20, 2011, Cristian Mires said…

Hola Ricardo, gusto de conocerte. Me quedo por lo menos 1 ano mas. 

Saludos.

At 8:14am on July 20, 2011, Nicholas Mayne said…
24th is no good for me. Church starts at 10:30am. In fact I can't really commit to any working bees; to much to do. 
At 10:39pm on July 19, 2011, Natasha Bagley said…

Hi Ricardo

 

Thanks for the welcome. I would have loved to come help out this weekend but I will be in Wellington visiting some of my partners family. I have joined the Auckland working Bee Group so hopefully I'll hear about the next one. Hope it goes well.

 

Tash

 
 
 

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