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Fi Steve and the kids,Jack,Grace,Sasha and Willy live on beautiful Waiheke Island

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Permaculture

Permaculture is a growing area of study among those who wish to create a sustainable transformation of their own homes, communities, country, and world.
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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
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"Hi Fi, I have to admit I haven't spent much time on Oooooby recently but hope to follow it more again. cheers Kathrina"
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Suburb
rocky bay
I am a...
Smallholder
I can offer
to be a gardening buddy, Food from my garden
Food Growing Skill Level
Moderate
Experience and Qualifications
Permaculture Experience, Permaculture Design Certificate, 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, Offering Land for Gardeners

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At 11:51am on June 19, 2013, Kathrina Muller said…

Hi Fi,

I have to admit I haven't spent much time on Oooooby recently but hope to follow it more again.

cheers Kathrina

At 8:02am on September 20, 2011, Robyn Wolfe said…
Hello, again!  No, I haven't heard of them - tree collards - either, but nice to catch up with you.  Your garden is going ahead in leaps and bounds.  Well done!
At 8:34am on September 15, 2011, Janet Byers said…

Hello Fi, I can't offer tree collard cuttings, I'd never heard of the plant till I saw your post this morning, and so I've looked them up and now know something about them. I'm writing to ask if you know whether they are in NZ. If they are, my interest would be in their use as a summer vegetable ie do they have any resistance to white butterflies. Currently I don't grow any brassicas in summer since they only become food for those green caterpillars.

Cheers

Janet in Northland

At 9:14pm on April 22, 2011, Kiri Smeed said…
Oh Thanks Fi I will contact you next week just interested in a few plants to see how they go around the fuit trees we will be back on the island by Wednesday Thanks Kiri
At 9:26pm on April 7, 2011, josephal said…
At 1:31pm on April 5, 2011, josephal said…

Hurricane (wick lanterns) are pretty useless,what did you want it for? I can recommend a pressure lantern over hurricane.

 

http://www.google.co.nz/search?q=pressure+lantern&hl=en&prmd=ivns&source=lnms&tbm=isch&ei=tGKaTcncA4j4sAOtzZyCBA&sa=X&oi=mode_link&ct=mode&cd=2&ved=0CA4Q_AUoAQ&biw=1144&bih=803

At 10:56am on January 17, 2011, Pete Russell said…

Hi Fi.

 

Would love to come and see the progress.  Katherine has just given birth to our new little boy, so we're a bit homebound at the moment, but I will make it out there soon.

At 5:24pm on December 14, 2010, Hester said…

I've just googled and found that Bristol Seeds had some Early Girl seed in July. Don't appear to be on their shop list now but you could ask them

http://www.bristol.co.nz/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=21&Itemid=21

At 5:20pm on December 14, 2010, Hester said…

Hi Fi and Steve. I'm not sure where you can get Early Girl tomato seed but my plant came from The Warehouse. Here in napier they are selling them off very cheap this week as they are getting potbound. If you can get one like that and plant it out or put it in a bigger pot it should be fine. As it is a hybrid type any seed saved would not be true to type so it can only be purchased or bought as a plant. I just recently found out that Monsanto now own the patent for this seed, which is a trifle disturbing to me.

At 4:59pm on November 28, 2010, jacee said…
Wow connections everywhere.... our family grew up on waiheke, last seen in the houseboats on the way to rocky bay lol. if you are ever up this way please drop in and see YOUR labour of loves. we are not really following any dogma just working hard and having a go and loving it...still organic and still trying to be self sustainable... did buy some hay the other day tho.
 
 
 

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