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Needing someone to represent BLF on 31 May 2017

I received this email and hoped that someone would like to represent Brisbane Local Food at these discussions.  I am looking for one volunt…

Started by Andrew CumberlandLatest Reply


I follow a blog called HIGH WATER of a young gardener, Rod, who owns a property on Lamb Island. Rod re-posted this on his site - I found th…

Started by LissaLatest Reply

Daley's Nursery outing

Hi Folks, well today, a couple of us BLF's went for a drive to Kyogle to visit the Daley's nursery that we all know and love.. and if you d…

Started by SusanLatest Reply

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Gardening moments

Just for a bit of fun, let's share a few key moment in 2018 Copy and finish each of the sentences below (about gardening only): (or maybe w…

Started by Valerie

10 yesterday
Reply by Valerie


Many moons ago in my childhood, we grew a huge willow tree in our backyard.  Many good times were had in and under the willow tree.  My fat…

Started by Christa

14 Sep 29
Reply by GayleD

Spring Gardening

As my little whinge about no posts on BLF since Andy flew out to Europe, we've had some interesting input. Which deserves a proper place on…

Started by Elaine de Saxe

5 Sep 24
Reply by Andrew Cumberland


After searching a website, (see LINK) I noticed an article about Saba nuts containing cyclopropenoid fatty acids.  This tree was previously…

Started by Christa

7 Sep 10
Reply by Andrew Cumberland

An orange turned purple after being cut open? This was in Keperra.

Started by Valerie

1 Sep 10
Reply by Andrew Cumberland

My experience at the edible weeds workshop on the weekend (8/9)

I went to the edible weeds workshop on Saturday, run by Kate Wall. Kate really knows her stuff, I get the feeling she has an encyclopedia o…

Started by Che Corrie

4 Sep 10
Reply by Elaine de Saxe

Starting to understand a little bit about micro-climate

Micro-climate Nobody else’s yard is the same as your yard.  Every single block has its own unique micro-climate, depending on individual tr…

Started by Andrew Cumberland

2 Sep 5
Reply by Che Corrie

Banana sap

Get the stains out of clothing by rubbing in hand sanitizer. It works!

Started by Valerie

5 Aug 31
Reply by Andrew Cumberland

What to plant now

Time to plant amaranth, artichoke, Asian greens, asparagus, beans, beetroot, cabbage, capsicum, carrot, celery, chilli, choko, cucumber, eg…

Started by Andrew Cumberland

4 Aug 26
Reply by Roger Clark

Organic matter slumping - another try to counter this.

Those of you who have been members for a while will (maybe) remember my fixation with trying to correct the problem of being able counterac…

Started by Roger Clark

8 Aug 25
Reply by Elaine de Saxe


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