After years growing stuff in different backyards I reckon the great quest is to synchronise your vegetable and herb patch activities with you kitchen needs.
Not absolutely as if ruled by some hippiefied 'self sufficiency' dogma...but fulfilling enough in the sense of having freshly harvested comestibles on hand as a daily option.
I know we all say that's what we aspire to do, but allowing the garden to be ruled by the kitchen is a culinary and horticultural art. The more I…Continue
Since we've completed two terms gardening at the local primary school -- and are about to tackle a third -- I thought I'd offer a few dot points on the experience.