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Vegitable scraps.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Elaine de Saxe Oct 18. 8 Replies

What do you do with vegetable scraps like peelings if they are placed in the garden what diseases could they be introducing  they say to buy certified  seed potatoes  but if you place the potato…Continue

Buying potato for seed .

Started this discussion. Last reply by Susan Aug 6. 4 Replies

Where are you buying your seed potatoes  they all seem to be coming from other states  do they produce seed potato in Queensland.The big green shed seem to be over charging by selling only one kilo…Continue

When can you grow potatoes in Brisbane

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jeff Kiehne Jul 19. 5 Replies

When is the growing season in Brisbane  the heat,rain  and humidity  in summer would seem to be the major factor  and in winter frost . Where i am does not get frost  but considering the height of…Continue

Growing pineapples

Started this discussion. Last reply by Mary-Ann Baker Jan 30. 3 Replies

Has anyone grown a  non commercial variety of pineapple  have read that there are better tasting pineapples  but they are not robust enough  .Continue

 

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Jeff Kiehne commented on Clive Buckingham's blog post Cluckingham Palace
"Any bush turkeys in your area there one dumb bird."
6 hours ago
Jeff Kiehne commented on Dave Riley's photo
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Making paper seed pots inside other pots

"The paper pots would good for growing corn plant the corn seeds and put some in the paper pots to fill in blank spaces  or just plant in the paper pots and place in rows when they sprout."
Thursday
Jeff Kiehne replied to Lissa's discussion DO YOU EAT YOUR FIG LEAVES?
"How would figs go on verge or footpath garden  should be plenty of sun ."
Nov 13
Jeff Kiehne replied to Christa's discussion NATHAN BANANA
"When the fruit is picked usually chop down  that banana plant and chop up."
Nov 8
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What you don't want to see in your solar system.

"100pc green energy. It all comes down the same wires A new renewable Bioenergy plant at Southern Meats has been given the go-ahead and will start operating in Goulburn early next year. The waste they use to generate electricity  looks to…"
Nov 3
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What you don't want to see in your solar system.

"'smart' meter, Had that offered by Agl told them did not want but if you have solar i think they are needed with the smart meter there is no need for a meter reader and they use the mobile phone network .AGL also tried to convert to…"
Nov 2
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What you don't want to see in your solar system.

"Have you tried workplace health and safety  that is a safety issue  and is not uncommon  i think there is a cover up like suicide being called a police incident."
Nov 1
Jeff Kiehne replied to Mary-Ann Baker's discussion storm damage
"Solar power do you have to pay extra on insurance to cover the loss they seem very vulnerable the same with these solar farms one good cyclone or storm . The trees if they have storm damage sunburn could be a problem."
Oct 31
Jeff Kiehne replied to Dave Riley's discussion Spear Pump Experience? A salty tale or not?
"If its sand  could use water jets  to dislodge the sand from the bottom of a  pipe  like they do with bridge foundations caissons ."
Oct 27
Jeff Kiehne replied to Dave Riley's discussion Spear Pump Experience? A salty tale or not?
"If the water is only 5 meters deep in the sand could the hole be dug  without getting a drilling contractor  and with the bore water can that be used to flush the toilet and if you have tank water use that to wash the cloths because its…"
Oct 27
Jeff Kiehne commented on Mary-Ann Baker's blog post new chooks
"Are the hares eating your garden had around here before became built up even had pigs that had escaped from the abattoir i think they are shooting the deer here  because they applied to use silencers and was refused."
Oct 26
Jeff Kiehne commented on Mary-Ann Baker's blog post new chooks
"Hare with Pine Nuts, Lemon and Sultanas"
Oct 26
Jeff Kiehne commented on Mary-Ann Baker's blog post new chooks
"Do they have any trapping of foxes in your area if they break through wire would think not that hard to trap."
Oct 26
Jeff Kiehne replied to Matthew Bushnell's discussion Growing True Cardamom from seed.
"Yes would be interesting to see after a few years what happened if the cardamom is organic is it grown in Australia as would think imported would need some treatment to be imported."
Oct 26
Jeff Kiehne replied to Dave Riley's discussion WHITE SAPOTE
"How would the Lemon Gold go as a street tree if it does not fruit very well how close is  it need for pollination"
Oct 26
Jeff Kiehne replied to Dave Riley's discussion Woodchips in the veg garden: good or bad?
"Would suggest that a lot written about fertilizer is to sell organic products at an inflated price part of the problem with fertilizer is single over use  where if applied  more often at low rates is not going to be toxic to the soil …"
Oct 25

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Costa Georgiadis Great Gardening

Posted on September 30, 2017 at 22:10 0 Comments

Costa Georgiadis is doing 2 events  4 th and 5 th October that are free for over 55 years but you have to give personal details to register for free tickets  which may not be a good idea.

http://www.retirementbylendlease.com.au/srf2017/qld/

Moreton Bay Regional Council free mulch to residents

Posted on October 8, 2016 at 5:38 3 Comments

Has anyone collected this free mulch and how is it made .When they make mulch they can add some very toxic substances that you would not want but because the levels in final product are low can still meet standards.

http://recyclingnearyou.com.au/notice-board/MoretonBayQLD

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At 19:24 on October 25, 2015, Lissa said…

Welcome to BLF Jeff :)

Feel free to join in conversations in the Forum, add photos and blogs.

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Happy gardening

Lissa

 
 
 

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