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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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Has anyone tried this.

You Can Cook in Your Dishwasher ... if You Dare Written by Julie Ryan Evans on CafeMom’s blog, The Stir.When it comes to cooking in today’s…

Started by Darryl Simpson

1 6 hours ago
Reply by Elaine de Saxe

5 Seasons Calendar: adding ‘sprinter’ and ‘sprummer’

Ticks my boxes. Seems a very useful way to get your head around the actual botanical events in the garden. You drop 'Spring' and shift the…

Started by Dave Riley

12 on Saturday
Reply by Andrew Cumberland

subtropical Deciduous Fruits

The plan is to grow trees that shade the beds in summer but loose their leaves in winter to let the light in. I know many of you grow stone…

Started by Valerie

11 Jun 7
Reply by Susan

Silica & Potash- worth the money?

What other fertilizers do you use once plants are established but compost not quite ready or plentiful enough?

Started by Valerie

3 Jun 7
Reply by Jeff Kiehne

Sausage Makers Unite!

I've changed the title of this a bit to reflect the trend towards general sausage making...  I got a sausage maker today (mincer and pusher…

Started by Andrew Cumberland

23 Jun 2
Reply by Andrew Cumberland

Seed Suppliers

if you are into seed porn, a catalogue of offerings is eye candy. There are so many suppliers out there it is hard to sift through them all…

Started by Dave Riley

5 Jun 1
Reply by Dave Riley

Visit to Brisbane Rare Plant Fair

Went to the Mount Cootha Auditorium to look at some rare plants and happened upon Susan's mate Jerry. We had a nice morning with Dianne and…

Started by Christa

6 May 28
Reply by Dianne Caswell

Lemongrass BBQ brush

Started by Janet Fong

10 May 28
Reply by Christa

Fig cuttings -would anyone like to swap?

G'day, I am coming to the next two events and would like to swap Fig cuttings with anyone who is attending and has a variety that I don't h…

Started by Roger Clark

6 May 23
Reply by Mary-Ann Baker

Clay .

Clay  is it possible to separate the clay out of soil that is very heavy have a section of garden that is hard to cultivate  did place exca…

Started by Jeff Kiehne

4 May 19
Reply by Jeff Kiehne


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