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"I would still love to try some of this fruit has anyone seen any in the shops around…"

Shirley replied Mar 9, 2011 to Achacha Fruit Tree

59 Jan 21, 2019
Reply by Lissa

"Thanks Elaine for putting that up, I think they are in North Qld, I hope they don't…"

Shirley replied Mar 1, 2011 to Send Email to Help Save Our Bees

2 Mar 1, 2011
Reply by Shirley

"I wouldn't mind getting a few bales, let me know if you are going to order and may b…"

Shirley replied Jan 6, 2011 to Don Forsyth - Lucerne Hay Products

10 Jan 6, 2011
Reply by Donna

"Whilst it is sad to read about others vegie gardens, well at least we know we are no…"

Shirley replied Jan 3, 2011 to Waterlogging/ Wet Feet

38 Jan 24, 2011
Reply by Elaine de Saxe

"Is there a link here somewhere or am I missing it?"

Shirley replied Nov 19, 2010 to TROPICAL PERMACULTURE WEBSITE - very informative

6 Nov 19, 2010
Reply by Lissa

"Is it the same, just reprinted or has it been revised in any way?"

Shirley replied Jul 29, 2010 to Permaculture 2 now for sale again

5 Jul 29, 2010
Reply by Scarlett

"We have grown them before quite easily, you need to keep the water up to them and th…"

Shirley replied Jul 10, 2010 to Pepino

15 Sep 24, 2010

"Thanks Elaine and Jane. Jane I will try it in a milk drink I think, we had a taste y…"

Shirley replied May 31, 2010 to Kefir Grains

9 Jul 26, 2010

"Hi Trinette, please let us know what we need to bring, just noticed the post to Donn…"

Shirley replied May 5, 2010 to Soap Making Classes

20 May 7, 2010

"I would be interested depending on when and where! I think it is a great idea, I am…"

Shirley replied May 5, 2010 to Possible BLF workshops/ seminars

24 May 17, 2010
Reply by Scarlett


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Vetiver grass helps to stabilise soil and protects it against erosion.  It can protect against pests and weeds. Vetiver is also used as animal feed. (Wiki.)

GrowVetiver is a plant nursery run by Dave & Keir Riley that harvests and grows Vetiver grass for local community applications and use. It is based in Beachmere, just north of Brisbane, Australia.

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