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Chinese Market Gardens

Started this discussion. Last reply by Florence on Sunday. 1 Reply

Gardening With Mounds

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Florence liked Dave Riley's blog post To market, to market...
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Dave Riley commented on Dave Riley's blog post Mixed vegetable gardening -- a 'cottager' perspective
"Thats' not my garden in the image. The caption is correct:Bangladeshi Allotment. (located in London).Latest pics of my own after a session of extensive digging is here. ."
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Susan Cook commented on Dave Riley's blog post Mixed vegetable gardening -- a 'cottager' perspective
"Love the pic of your garden, Dave and your gardening style.  I like to plant wherever there is a space in an existing bed too - and having a real mix of different things. "
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Tracy Arnold commented on Dave Riley's blog post Mixed vegetable gardening -- a 'cottager' perspective
"I started out vegetable gardening with the intention of creating the perfect 'rotation' system.  Pffft. lasted one season.  Now I just plant whatever wherever.  Obviously some common sense is involved. But so far so good...…"
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Dave Riley replied to Amy MacMahon's discussion Olla
"Just an update: Using the walking cane as a extension tool works beautifully! Who woulda thought that by relying on stone ware dinner plates as lids on pots of 19-21 cm diameter  that embedded in the rig was an easy DIY refill solution? How…"
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Dave Riley replied to Amy MacMahon's discussion Olla
"Here's an option that I can relate to: Rice Bag Beds with Olla Irrigation."
Monday
Florence replied to Dave Riley's discussion Chinese Market Gardens
"Here's a couple of pages from the Chinese-Australian Historical Images in Australia website:- http://www.chia.chinesemuseum.com.au Brisbane"
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I am currently involved with the following community gardens and groups:
My own residence.
I am interested in:
Vegetables. Rain harvesting.Starchy vegetables.
I can offer:
produce
About what I can offer:
I hope to sell produce at local monthly markets in my township.
My website is:
http://kickbike.blogspot.com/search/label/Gardening
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07 33331805
ratbagradio@gmail.com
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Dave Riley's Blog

To market, to market...

Posted on July 19, 2014 at 19:00 0 Comments

Major renovations...

I've been digging...and planting because I've been driven by a new commitment: market…
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Great moments in horticulture...

Posted on July 3, 2014 at 0:30 5 Comments

'Tis the time of year in the sub tropics when the Sweet Leaf/Katuk bushes [Sauropus androgynus-- mani cai (马尼菜), in Malay it is called cekur manis or sayur manis] loose their leaves and bare out.I make sure I strip every…

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The garden in June (2014)

Posted on June 29, 2014 at 19:00 0 Comments

They're not flying saucers parked in my garden, but the stoneware plate lids on my terracotta watering pots. It's  exposed…

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'Organic' is a question of production and ecology

Posted on June 25, 2014 at 10:00 3 Comments

Many folk may have heard about the Stanford study that concluded that organic foods were no safer or healthier than conventional alternatives.

 As …

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Comment Wall (6 comments)

At 10:32 on January 14, 2009, christopher zane hart said…
Hi Dave , have you seen the discussion on garden visits ? . Would you be interested ?.
At 12:52 on January 14, 2009, christopher zane hart said…
thanks for the reply . I have no water tanks myself , very hard in this climate to do any thing without water , but feel free to come along whether you intend to host a visit or not .
At 16:18 on February 4, 2009, christopher zane hart said…
Hi Dave , just a reminder that the GARDEN VISITS are starting at the end of the month (22nd) .Everyone is welcome .
At 20:50 on March 14, 2009, christopher zane hart said…
Hi Dave , just a reminder that the 2nd Garden Visit is on the 29th at Vanessa place .
At 21:10 on June 15, 2009, Scarlett said…
hello
hey i want to delete the backyarders group and i'm copying the discussions across, but i can't copy your little cuba photos - what to do?
At 17:12 on January 11, 2012, Jane said…

Hi Dave, did you manage to get the Snake Beans. If not you may contact me on borgia@tpg.com.au with your address & I will send some.

Jane

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