I am building some raised garden beds and now I have the task of filling them. I need bags because my yard is NOT wheelbarrow friendly and I have no place to dump a huge load of loose soil.I need to…Continue
A few people know me for the "gadgets" I tend to come across for processing food, cooking or just somehow making life a tiny bit easier.This is another one of those gadgets that isn't going to be for…Continue
We now need 2 people to fill vacancies in the 8 September class.2 of us who were originally booked for the 8th are now attending on 25 August to fill those vacancies.If we can't get two more people,…Continue
I planted one single yacon tuber last year. The resulting plant recently finished flowering and parts of it were dying back. After getting a tip to go ahead and start digging from Lissa, this is what…Continue
This report was tabled by a parliamentary committee in October 2014.
It is a massive document, but there are 8 proposed solutions/changes outlined in the document in…
Okay..so it's not edible, but I managed to grow something useful in this horrible spot in my yard...I'm happy!
This is the most inhospitable part of my yard. (Really... I mean even the WEEDS struggle to grow here!)
It's at the very top of my sloping yard, above my roof level, it's narrow, has hideous soil from years of erosion, and rocks... soooo many rocks!
The soil is so compacted up there that digging a…Continue
After seeing that Elephant Foot Yam, I started thinking how nice it would be if we could have some sort of a get together where we could sign up to bring, share and try some of the more unusual foods that people grow, make or have just seen in the shops or at the markets.
That EF Yam, for instance or even Yacon, Dragon Fruit, Pigface, Weeds, Taro, Sugarbag honey...you name it!
Even things like duck eggs, goat cheese and fermented foods for folks who have never tried them. It…Continue