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COMMUNITY SEED BANK AUSTRALIA

https://www.thelostseed.com.au/community-seed-bank-more-info Buy and donate/sell seed: Community Seed Bank (Australia) The UN Food and Agr…

Started by Lissa

0 Feb 13, 2020

Achacha Fruit Tree

Well I'd never heard of this so I googled it when Lissa mentioned it on one of the babaco photos.    Donna:  Never heard of them, googled i…

Started by Donna

59 Jan 21, 2019
Reply by Lissa

SEED, THE UNTOLD STORY DVD

SEED, THE UNTOLD STORY I recently bought a copy of the DVD and would like to offer it for loan for individual viewing.  I have tried to org…

Started by Lissa

9 Jul 30, 2017
Reply by Lissa

THE ORGANIC GARDEN by Jeffrey Hodges

I'm currently reading this book by Jeffrey who lives locally at Flaxton.  It's like all my thoughts on gardening put down on paper in a rea…

Started by Lissa

10 Apr 3, 2017
Reply by Lissa

CUSTOM PRINTED SEED PACKETS

Might be of interest to some: Custom printed seed packets We're pleased to announce that we…

Started by Lissa

0 Jun 21, 2015

EDEN SEEDS SPRING CATALOGUE

Even if you don't buy from EDEN SEED their list of seed available for spring planting is a very sensible one. Amaranth Artichoke Asparagu…

Started by Lissa

3 Aug 20, 2014
Reply by Elaine de Saxe

Biological grains farming good for soil and bottom line

Biological grains farming good for soil and bottom line ABC Rural By Alex Blucher 14 Updated Fri 9 May 2014, 12:26pm AEST Photo: Grain g…

Started by Lissa

3 May 15, 2014
Reply by Elaine de Saxe

Why we must fight the EU seed and plant law

From THE GUARDIAN: Why we must fight the EU seed and plant law If this law comes into force, gardeners will have less choice and horticultu…

Started by Lissa

0 Jan 11, 2014

International Year of Family Farming: Seeds for Women Farmers Key to Food Security

From FOOD TANK: 8 November 2013 International Year of Family Farming: Seeds for Women Farmers Key to Food Security Women farmers show thei…

Started by Lissa

0 Nov 15, 2013

Farmer’s Supreme Court Challenge Puts Monsanto Patents at Risk

Read the full article New York Times Excerpt: Vernon Hugh Bowman, an Indiana farmer, is challenging Monsanto, the world's largest seed com…

Started by Lissa

15 Jun 30, 2013
Reply by Lissa

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GrowVetiver

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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