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I have been a bit off with a gummy hip and between spending time walking through the garden, I have also been youtubing, if there is such a…

Started by Christa

2 Jan 4
Reply by Dianne Caswell

The Biggest Little Farm documentary

I watched this a few months ago and really enjoyed it. it didn't reveal much new information for…

Started by Cres

0 Nov 6, 2019

Wanted new and out of the ordinary ferns and Accent Plants

Realizing this is a non Edible Request, I beg Pardon. I am planting up a new Fern Garden and am on the hunt for New or Unusual Ferns and Ac…

Started by Dianne Caswell

5 Oct 6, 2018
Reply by Susan

Male and Female Parts of Flower

Started by Christa

14 Dec 31, 2015
Reply by Lissa

Can we resolve the 'peak everything' problem?

  Rather than rehashing a polarised debate between Malthusian determinists and technological optimists, we’d rather focus on what’s not “pe…

Started by Scarlett

3 Apr 12, 2013
Reply by Elaine de Saxe

GMO Crop Sabotage on the Rise: French citizens destroy trial vineyard Early Sunday morning, Frenc…

Started by Donna

3 Sep 24, 2010
Reply by Jethro

Belgian city (Ghent) goes vegetarian on Thursdays for planet

In May, the Belgian city of Ghent declared Thursdays as a meat-free day. Restaurants, canteens and schools will now opt to make vegetariani…

Started by Scarlett

1 Jul 17, 2009
Reply by Scarlett

Brisbane City Council's goals on Food in the City

150,000 residents were consulted on what Brisbane should be like in 2026. Growing Food in the City was one of things that they said. This n…

Started by Scarlett

2 Jan 5, 2009
Reply by Florence

Green solution just outside your door - SMH, 07/10/08

THE English have their allotments; in Sydney we use the streets. In a variation on guerilla gardening, Sydneysiders are moving veggie plot…

Started by Scarlett

2 Oct 9, 2008
Reply by Scarlett


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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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