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Tips for beginners

I have started a video series of tips for new gardeners. Introductory episode Episode 1: composting Episode 2: start by planting perennials…

Started by Andrew Cumberland

18 Feb 23
Reply by Dianne Caswell


Many moons ago in my childhood, we grew a huge willow tree in our backyard.  Many good times were had in and under the willow tree.  My fat…

Started by Christa

14 Sep 29, 2018
Reply by GayleD

Visit to Brisbane Rare Plant Fair

Went to the Mount Cootha Auditorium to look at some rare plants and happened upon Susan's mate Jerry. We had a nice morning with Dianne and…

Started by Christa

6 May 28, 2018
Reply by Dianne Caswell


The Permaculture Institute has a write-up "Making Microbes:Fungal vs Bacterial Soil Life by Scott Gallant" which I find very interesting.  …

Started by Christa

0 Nov 20, 2016

Japanese or Courtinix Quail for sale.

I have 7 of my babies (at least two males) that I am offering for sale on BLF for $10 each. The girls are at point of lay.  After the weeke…

Started by Andrew Cumberland

14 Sep 22, 2016
Reply by Andrew Cumberland

Plan looks to secure national food security

The Federal Government has launched Australia's first national food plan, aimed at shaping the nation's direction on food production and ex…

Started by Scarlett

3 Jul 25, 2012
Reply by Scarlett


 Original discussion posted by Errol and Julie Marsh   Hi, we are Registered Beekeepers, and we have Organic, Unprocessed HONEY for SALE; B…

Started by Scarlett

14 Jul 18, 2012
Reply by Scarlett

Pit Pit plants for sale or swap

Does anyone wish for some edible  Pit Pit in their garden? Its an edible dwarf palm like plant which you eat the cooked stalks of. A popula…

Started by Linda Brennan

9 Jul 5, 2011
Reply by Linda Brennan

Processed Meats Declared Too Dangerous for Human Consumption Mike Adams 12/07/2007…

Started by Donna

5 Nov 22, 2010
Reply by Lissa

The George Mateljan Foundation for The World's Healthiest Foods We Are The George Mateljan Foundation for The World's Healthiest Foods The George Mateljan Foundatio…

Started by Donna

1 Oct 2, 2010
Reply by Donna


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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.

Place your business add here! ($5 per month or $25 for 9 months)

Talk to Andy on 0422 022 961.  You can  Pay on this link

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