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Valerie's Groups (19)

  • Pressure Cooker Cooking

    10 members Latest Activity: Oct 10, 2019

    I wanted to start a group for this.  Of course, I do soups, stews, rice etc in a pressure cooker.  I found so many more recipes that…

  • Vegan adventures

    7 members Latest Activity: Jul 25, 2018

    A place to share vegan recipes, places to eat and all things plant-based. No political agenda or propaganda allowed. Just fun discoveries.

  • One Thousand Incredible Edible Gardens

    13 members Latest Activity: Sep 8, 2017

    Nancy Kent and Pia Dowling have come together for past 18 months in collaboration to create a program that incorporates the best practice of urban…

  • Frugal Fellows

    24 members Latest Activity: Jul 23, 2019

    Frugal: (my definition):  

    1. people who want a good deal
    2. opposed to wasting money or paying…

  • Organic Farmshare Members and Community

    12 members Latest Activity: Dec 28, 2017

    This group is for Organic Farmshare members and the general public who want to connect, share, exchange info, make requests of the Cannon Hill…

  • Bees - native and honey

    44 members Latest Activity: Oct 10, 2019

    Until I sold my home and garden recently, I owned two native bee hives of Tetragonula carbonaria and a top bar honey bee hive.

    While I'm am…

  • The One World Collective

    9 members Latest Activity: Jul 1, 2014

    If you believe, or are wanting to believe, in a world  that is self-sustainable, vibrant, inclusive, and where its members are focused…

  • Aquaponics Adventures

    42 members Latest Activity: Jun 9, 2018

    A group for those who are either doing, or thinking about, aquaponics.  All tips welcome.  Nobody is too experienced or too new to join.  

  • GMO

    14 members Latest Activity: Aug 21, 2017

    GMO = Genetically Modified Organisms, including food.

    There is a lot of discussion at the moment about the pros and cons of GM food and…

  • Cheese Makers

    41 members Latest Activity: Mar 6

    A group for those who make cheese to share their experiments, learnings and failures.  

    A person who makes cheese is called a ...…

  • Name that insect!

    17 members Latest Activity: May 8

    Friend or foe?

    Insects can be destructive or helpful in the garden - or even both! We don't want to kill everything willynilly without…

  • Wicking Beds

    44 members Latest Activity: Oct 10, 2019

    Where we discuss challenges, experiments, inspirations, links, questions and answers to do with wicking beds. Read more about wicking beds…

  • SEED & FRUIT TREE SITES, TRAINING, GROUPS, BEES AND FOOD SITES

    22 members Latest Activity: Oct 10, 2019

    Started by Lissa in Blogs and transferred to Groups to help us find it again and again ...

    "I'm a list maker.

    "I like to gather…

  • Backyard Bakers

    30 members Latest Activity: Apr 27

    I was going to limit this to a bread makers' group.  But, on reading a few of my baking books, there are just too many wonderful goodies out there…

  • Garden Visits

    114 members Latest Activity: Aug 14

    Follow the calendar link below to check out where the group is visiting throughout the…

  • Seed swappers

    45 members Latest Activity: May 7

    In this group, you can list the seeds you are willing to share when you can't make it to the Garden visits. Anybody who wishes to get seeds can…

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GrowVetiver

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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