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Local Suppliers - need help!

Started this discussion. Last reply by Anne Gibson Sep 3. 10 Replies

Hi everyoneI have clients who live at Brighton on a suburban block, who are doing it tough. The wife has cancer and they home school 3 children with an autism-related health issue. I am helping them…Continue

Organic Stockfeeds for Chooks

Started Oct 12, 2012 0 Replies

For those of you looking for organic chicken feed (and soon to be certified organic pet foods), you might be interested in checking out the…Continue

Serendipity Farm Produce for Sale

Started Aug 9, 2012 0 Replies

Came across Serendipity Farm (a NFP animal rescue farm 35kms south of Gatton at Junction View) and noticed they have the…Continue

Tags: bush, rocks, eggs, freerange, manure

What's On Event Calendar for SEQ

Started Feb 2, 2012 0 Replies

Just letting everyone know Green Journey now has a daily updated …Continue

Tags: workshops, courses, plant, sales, events

 

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About me:
Individual
I am currently involved with the following community gardens and groups:
Brisbane Transition Hub
Yandina Community Gardens
Eudlo Permaculture
Noosa Permaculture
Eudlo Seed Savers - Co-ordinator
Eudlo Transition Town
Slow Food Sunshine Coast
I am interested in:
Presenting workshops, sharing information and experiences, helping connect others with resources and local organisations/groups, seed saving and growing heirloom and open-pollinated plant varieties, micro gardening as I specialise in how to grow productive edible gardens in small spaces, permaculture and supporting local growers and events.
My website is:
http://www.themicrogardener.com

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Easy DIY Potting Mix Recipe

Posted on January 11, 2012 at 22:28 0 Comments

I regularly make my own potting mix at home to save money and control what my plants are growing in. I had a lot of trouble with bagged mixes (although I now use Searles when I need a commercial mix).  I used to waste a lot of time adding nutrients every time I potted up a plant so do this now when I make the mix. I get good results so thought I'd share what I do, but I'd love to know what recipes others use too.…

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Spring Garden update - hot & dry!

Posted on November 21, 2011 at 15:51 31 Comments

It's nearing the end of spring but with temperatures rising and no rain, I'm organising the shade structures for the garden to give my plants some relief in the hot dry weeks and months ahead.  The investment in time and mulch for the gardens is paying off with the soil retaining moisture and plants still pretty happy.

My nasturtiums are doing well all over the garden and…

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Joel Salatin Workshop highlights

Posted on August 18, 2011 at 12:41 6 Comments



Along with 170 others, I had the privilege of attending a great workshop with Joel Salatin of Polyface Farms at Beerwah on the Sunny Coast recently. It was hosted by RegenAG and MC'd by the one and only Costa Georgiadis, of Costa's Odyssey on SBS.

 

Joel focuses on chemical free natural farming…

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Nasturtiums - More than just a pretty face!

Posted on July 24, 2011 at 7:15 5 Comments

There are two types of nasturtium but the one I can never get enough of in our garden is Tropaeolum majus (also known as Indian Cress) not the Officinal that grows in water!

They're tasty additions to salads, great space fillers, pest controllers, attract beneficial pollinators, make cheerful cut flowers and are also a great medicinal plant.  But there are many more uses ...

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At 7:55 on July 9, 2011, Donna said…
Welcome to Brisbane Local Food, happy gardening!
 
 
 

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