"Kings makes a good "Chook food" seed mix, and Koanga makes a great "Herbal orchard Ley" mix - both are great around trees and for chookies.
Also throw some oregano seeds in there, they can self medicate with it"
"Oh How Wonderful!! Ramarama is beautiful and not far from us at all. There are a few of us who have recently moved to this area who meet up once a month for coffee and a natter, so let me know when you're out this way and I"m…"
Gardening advice, Poultry sitting, to be a gardening buddy, Lead a workshop, Food from my garden, Preserving, Bulk food storage
Food Growing Skill Level
Experience and Qualifications
Lots of years in the garden
I am interested in...
Buying Local Food, Selling Local Grown Food, Bartering Local Food, Community Gardens, Learning, Preserving, Helping Others, WWOOFA Hosting, Seed Savers
Tell us about your garden and what you're growing
My Husband and I have a 1HA block in the Northern Waikato/ South of Auckland. We have planted a good variety of fruiting trees and several vegetable gardens.
I would value any and all advice, as we wish to nourish the earth as well as ourselves.
I look forward to reading more and contributing what I can
Hi there. Thanks for all that!! Yes I would love a contact for future but for now I will look around the whitford area. I will be moving out Manukau maybe even Ramarama way this time next year so this will be more handy. Thanks very much for your reply :-)...and possibly I can get in contact with you again and like you say take me through the procedure. Thanks again.
Hi Tara, not sure where to view earlier posts that i thought that i'd sent you regarding the book. Anyway I think a friend bought it for me from your mum this AM.Is your mum Tannis Laidlaw at Auckland University?It was a professor friend, Jill Cornish who got it for me-she's researching saturated fatty acids impact on bone health! Yayee they're finally seeing the light! Spk soon. Caroline.S&EAuckland WAPF Chapter Leader and coordinator of Sally's talks nationwide.
HI Tara, I had been thinking of trying some pickled naturtium seeds, what stage are they best picked at? full size, immature, hard, soft.......? Also how do you use them? sometimes I make unusual things and they just don't get eaten. lol