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"You can definitely grow raspberries in a pot. My friend has one in a 20L white bucke…"

Cres replied Jul 8 to Growing Raspberries in Brisbane

6 Sep 7
Reply by angela holmes

"That's awesome news. There's so many blocks that sit idle that could be put to bette…"

Cres replied Jul 8 to For those who seek yeomany and want more land to urban farm

4 Jul 12
Reply by Jeff Kiehne

"If anyone is looking to do this I can recommend buying two 60L round black plastic g…"

Cres replied Jul 16, 2019 to Free coffee grounds

23 Aug 10, 2019
Reply by Andrew Cumberland

"There's a plethora of Silicone Ziploc bags that are available. They can be thrown in…"

Cres replied Mar 14, 2019 to Storage Bags for fruit and vegetables:Waste not/Want not.

3 Mar 14, 2019
Reply by Cres

"There are heaps of recipes up on the net. A lot of cookies as they aren't required t…"

Cres replied Aug 8, 2016 to Spent grain from brewing

5 Aug 10, 2016
Reply by Andrew Cumberland

"Thanks for that. The overseas lists always reinforce how meagre the info is on the f…"

Cres replied Jul 11, 2016 to Seed Potatoes

46 Jul 16, 2016
Reply by Lissa

"From what I've gathered l don't think it's officially/botanically known as determina…"

Cres replied Jul 5, 2016 to Seed Potatoes

46 Jul 16, 2016
Reply by Lissa

"Does anyone know of a good list of Australian potatoes that specify indeterminate va…"

Cres replied Jul 4, 2016 to Seed Potatoes

46 Jul 16, 2016
Reply by Lissa

"Sounds like we have similar problems. My block is steep with dense clay and shale so…"

Cres replied May 12, 2016 to Square Foot Gardening Mel Bartholomew Dies

8 May 14, 2016
Reply by Elaine de Saxe

"In Australia you can go off grid whenever you want with no ongoing network charges.…"

Cres replied Apr 3, 2016 to Why is the Government killing solar?

16 Apr 3, 2016
Reply by Mike Smith


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Vetiver grass helps to stabilise soil and protects it against erosion.  It can protect against pests and weeds. Vetiver is also used as animal feed. (Wiki.)

GrowVetiver is a plant nursery run by Dave & Keir Riley that harvests and grows Vetiver grass for local community applications and use. It is based in Beachmere, just north of Brisbane, Australia.

Place your business add here! ($5 per month or $25 for 9 months)

Talk to Andy on 0422 022 961.  You can  Pay on this link

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