I am now the manager of the Waipara Valley Farmers Market and each week I produce a Newletter for the local community, this is a copy of this weeks
Added by Richard Morgan on July 28, 2011 at 10:10pm — No Comments
The workshops will be shaped by the interests of the people who come to them, so whether there's a particular project idea you're really keen to bring to life, or you want to be inspired by other people's innovative…Continue
Added by Emily Harris on July 21, 2011 at 11:39am — No Comments
The news yesterday that crops are suffering from the warm, wet winter and that food prices have risen about 7.5% in the last year led, naturally, to today's story about Food banks becoming critical to a lot more people actually being able to eat.
But look at this from yesterday's Herald
The Queensland floods are being blamed for a massive increase in the cost of…Continue
Added by Earl Mardle on July 14, 2011 at 9:28am — No Comments
I have unintentionally set out to test the effect of transplanting garlic.
We are about to build a new home and although the builders have given us a deadline of December to be in our new home, the slab's not even been laid yet so figured it would be safe to plant some garlic in the vege plot at our rental property.
My plots at the community garden had been sorely neglected and the couch grass had reclaimed them. Had been digging but didn't have nearly enough done to plant as…Continue