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"Google and read up on "Versailles Planters". The king is dead but his orange trees a…"

george s replied Aug 16, 2018 to Organic matter slumping - another try to counter this.

8 Aug 25, 2018
Reply by Elaine de Saxe

"Plenty of free forest mulch and free horse poo available in the Deagon Bracken Ridge…"

george s replied Aug 29, 2017 to Local Suppliers - need help!

10 Sep 3, 2017
Reply by Anne Gibson

"For best results plant April to August. One of the easiest winter crops to grow in B…"

george s replied Jul 13, 2017 to When can you grow potatoes in Brisbane

5 Jul 19, 2017
Reply by Jeff Kiehne

"For my self-watering planters I use considerable amounts of graded coal ash. Grading…"

george s replied Nov 17, 2015 to Rotary Trommel

13 Nov 17, 2015
Reply by Dave Riley

"Just remember where compost worms originate from. The pile of horse manure steaming…"

george s replied Jan 2, 2010 to In-Garden Wormeries

57 Apr 23, 2016
Reply by Elaine de Saxe

"You done well harvesting your pigeon peas. Just soak them for two nigths, rinse two…"

george s replied Dec 6, 2009 to Pigeon peas - now what?

12 Jun 21, 2018
Reply by Valerie

"My pipe is 220mm and 500mm long. It only stands 100mm out of ground and is 400mm in…"

george s replied Oct 24, 2009 to In-Garden Wormeries

57 Apr 23, 2016
Reply by Elaine de Saxe

" free e-books about holistic agriculture, health and self-suffi…"

george s replied Oct 17, 2009 to More interesting websites

5 Oct 18, 2009
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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.

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