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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 a
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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 all
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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 story
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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 fairly
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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 talking
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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. The
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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 part
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Growing garlic in Australia - girl pulling garlic
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 failing
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Asian greens Tatsoi
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. 
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Autumn Gardening
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 crops
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Easy Seed Saving - sunflowers
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. Most
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Brown larvae in compost
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’t
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How to turn rosemary cuttings into a gift
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 and
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Can you really save money growing vegetables at home?
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 of
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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 the
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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% of
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salad garden
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 food
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herb wall garden
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 distant
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Garden tools
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 for
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Why a raised garden planter makes the perfect gift
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 a
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Want to learn how to make soil testing fun for kids?
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.
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Origami paper pot
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 them
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Find out why this garden kneeler is the best investment!
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 with
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Vermihut worm farm
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 look
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Know the best time and tools for pruning citrus trees
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 they
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Microgreens Kit - microgreens pizza finished
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.
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Gardening gifts for dad
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 time
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Raised Garden Beds
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 I
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Becoming Sustainable - footprint
Becoming Sustainable. 5 easy steps and why it’s important.
Sustainable living is not just a buzzword or the latest catchphrase people are using. Have you heard the words ‘reducing
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what veggies to grow now - lettuce
Find out what veggies to plant now for amazing results!
There is nothing like growing your own nutrient-dense food for your family to enjoy. It’s a great way to get
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