Perlite v Vermiculite

Perlite v Vermiculite

What is Perlite? Nicknamed “volcanic popcorn,” perlite is made by heating volcanic glass to super high temperatures until it expands and “pops” int...

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Beginner Beware

Beginner Beware

Getting started can often be the easy bit, when we are all full of enthusiasum and excited at the thought of growing our own food, beginners beware...

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Beginner Stage.

Beginner Stage.

We all have to be in The Beginner Stage at some point. The university of life has taught me well. With my love of seed raising, I'm constantly w...

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The No Brainer Garden

The No Brainer Garden

I dream of an abundance of produce that takes little effort...welcome "THE NO BRAINER GARDEN" I have been thinking long and hard about this concep...

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For the Love of Food

For the Love of Food

While we were away we stayed with family in the south of France, of course it goes without saying that our time with the family and little gr...

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The Thing About Gardeners

The Thing About Gardeners

The thing about gardeners is, no matter where we live in the world we are all striving for results, often learning as we grow, and making use of ou...

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New Breed of Cabbage or Not?

New Breed of Cabbage or Not?

Oh the despair of those pesky white butter flies! The emotions they stir in all of us as we visit our patch. 3 days can be a very long time in gard...

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Gardening With Autopot

Gardening With Autopot

This week I have decided to dedicate my blog to the wonders of gardening with AutoPot. Don't get me wrong I love my soil gardens but I have discov...

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Tomatoes For Christmas

This event is fast becoming my favourite! Many customers are coming in store to shop for Christmas, (lots of Joseph Bently Tools are going u...

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Spring at last

Spring at last

Banish the winter blues Spring has finally arrived and everything is growing. You can see the new growth on the trees and the paddocks are finally...

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