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How to easily make seed storage envelopes
One of the most valuable skills you can teach yourself in a food garden is to collect seeds. It’s notRead more.
The best organic snail and slug solutions for success!
One of our arch nemesis in a food garden is found at the end of a slimy trail. With aRead more.
Did you know about this pet poo composter – EnsoPet?
Poo. The favourite subject of many young boys and girls. For us as adults, one of those things we allRead more.
Stop press! The very good bra is compostable!
With so much focus on what we’re putting into landfill, it’s always exciting to fall upon a good news storyRead more.
Want to know how to grow berries in Australia?
One of my favourite memories as a child was going to the local farmer’s fields to pick strawberries. I’m fairlyRead more.
The most important gardening jobs for winter
One of the most important gardening jobs for winter is giving your garden a break from growing. I’m not talkingRead more.
How to grow organic baby food full of goodness
Providing your baby with organic, pesticide-free and nourishing first foods is high on the priority list for many parents. TheRead more.
How to choose the best companion flowers for autumn
When I first discovered companion planting it was like a light bulb got switched on. It’s such a big partRead more.
Want to know how to grow garlic in Australia?
For years garlic was on my hit list to become a mass producing crop in my food garden. After failingRead more.
Why are Asian greens the best autumn crop?
Asian Greens Their leafy, green and generally don’t take forever to grow, which is always a winner with the kids.Read more.
Autumn Gardening. How to prepare for your best crop!
There will come a time, depending on where you live, when you have to kiss those mass producing summer cropsRead more.
You’ll love how easy seed saving really is
You’ll love how easy seed saving is when you give it a go yourself, and the cost-benefits are amazing. MostRead more.
Brown larvae in compost? What you need to know.
I’m guessing you’re reading this because you have brown larvae in compost? You’ll be happy to know that this isn’tRead more.
How to turn rosemary cuttings into a gift
Rosemary is a Mediterranean woody perennial herb known for its wonderful flavour. It’s one of the most popular herbs andRead more.
Can you really save money growing vegetables at home?
Any home gardener will tell you the produce tastes better, has higher nutrient content, and is the one form ofRead more.
How to build a no dig garden full of love
Building a no dig garden was high on my agenda once my beautiful Greenlife raised garden planter arrived. Finding theRead more.
Easy household waste recycling ideas for your food.
Household waste recycling isn’t as hard as you think. In Australia, on average a family will throw away 20% ofRead more.
Want the best salad garden in 4 easy steps?
If you’re anything like me, you’d get excited when the warmer weather arrives. This is the time that our foodRead more.
An awesome herb wall garden that will make you want one!
I love getting a parcel in the post. It reminds me of being a child awaiting Christmas presents from distantRead more.
What are the best tools for my garden?
With so many garden tools to choose from, how do you know which are going to be the best forRead more.
Why a raised garden planter makes the perfect gift
My brother has a small courtyard garden that gets a little sun. Like I, he was brought up with aRead more.
Want to learn how to make soil testing fun for kids?
Soil testing is a way you can get to know your soil a bit better before you grow your plants.Read more.
Learn how to make awesome origami seed raising paper pots
There are lots of different options out there to raise seedlings and to be honest, I think I’ve tried themRead more.
Find out why this garden kneeler is the best investment!
As I get older, I find some of the things I used to be able to do, I struggle withRead more.
Why a Vermihut Worm Farm is the best investment!
Vermihut Worm Farm When I first started looking at worm farms, I thought they would be really difficult to lookRead more.
Know the best time and tools for pruning citrus trees
Pruning Citrus Trees Citrus trees don’t technically need to be pruned, however, if you leave them to grow wild theyRead more.
How to turn a microgreens kit into amazing pizza.
You’ll be growing, harvesting, cooking and eating microgreens in no time. This Microgreens Kit has everything you need to get started.Read more.
6 gardening gifts for dad that will make his jaw drop!
Dad’s can be a challenge to buy for, let’s face it do men really need undies and socks? Spending timeRead more.
Benefits of raised garden beds you won’t believe!
Raised Garden Beds Raised garden beds have been a saviour in my garden. When I moved into my home IRead more.