I can offer

Gardening & yard labour, Gardening advice, Poultry sitting, Permaculture design, Beekeeping advice/services

Food Growing Skill Level


Experience and Qualifications

Permaculture Experience, Permaculture Design Certificate

I am interested in...

Learning, Preserving, Helping Others, Swapping Food

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  • Hi Steve,

    I'd love to buy a Hungry Bin off you. What's the best way to do that?



  • no problem, i will try and remember to keep my phone on:)
  • i have a small worm farm which you can raid for free steve:) Maybe not as many as you need though, but enough to get you started?
  • hi steve - bottom two bags were clay i think, then we did a gap one, then wood chip for the rest. i know they didn't want the wood chip ones to have contact with ground so they didn't wick up moisture. seems to be holding up fine so far... still have raspberries, if the weather stays good hoping to get the rest pruned over the next few days - i'll put some in a bucket for you- let me know when you want to come over, i'm pretty flexible apart from childrearing committments.
  • Hey Steve,


    My name is Andrea Ellis and I'm a new ooooby member, I’m in my final year of a 4 year industrial design degree at Massey University.

    For our final year each student decides on a problem or an area that they would like to improve on. We then spend the entire year researching and developing this.

    For my final year project I want to make sustainable living more achievable for non-property owners. One of the ways in which I believe this could be achieved is a product that allows people to grow their own vegetables without impacting the property and home.

    Therefore I am messaging in the hope that you or someone you know who has experience with growing a vegetable garden could spare some time to answer a few questions it would be greatly appreciated.

    Andrea Ellis

  • Hi Steve,check out the pics of the landshare groups new wormfarm,thanks so much for the bath,i think the worms will love there new home.Next meet up,Thursday going straight to Surfdale for more seagrass which we have been spreading over the big garden,then we will be back here at about 10.30 to plant somemore seeds and pin down what seeds to order.Roz came out last Thursday had some great ideas,so we have drawn up a big garden plan to work on.Hope you can make it,remember carboot sale this Sunday for fundraising,thanks Fi
  • Hi Steve,it sounds as tho you are going to be really busy with the land you have been offered,i will pass your message on to the group,and report back,regards Fi
  • Hi Steve,we where thinking about having a landshare meeting this Sunday,about 2.30,mainly for everyone to meet and there parteners kids etc,talk over ideas,and maybe firm up on seeds to order.Would this time suit you ?Also is the offer of the bath still on the cards,i have just been given a huge bucket of worm castings from the school,but there are stiil some live worms in it,so i was thinking we could wip up a worm farm next week .Can you also send me your ph again,i cant seem to find it,thanks kind regards Fi 3393
  • Hey boss. Can I take 3 weeks hols? Starting tomorrow?
  • Hi Steve our ph is 3393,address 129d Carsons Rd,same drive way as Ridgeview Estate next to the airport,Fi
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