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Fruit Trees in Large Pots

Started by Kylie P in In the Vegie Garden and Orchard. Last reply by Kylie P yesterday. 3 Replies

Hi all.  We are going to put our house on the market and moving to a much smaller block so I am thinking I may need to consider keeping my fruit trees in large pots.....possibly garbage bins with…Continue

Pretend Egg to encourage egg laying

Started by Klaudia Edmondson in Chooks and other backyard creatures. Last reply by Klaudia Edmondson Aug 26. 10 Replies

Hi everyone!Where can I find a plastic/wooden/pottery style pretend egg to get for my new hens?? Does anyone have a spare that I can buy or borrow?? I live in Daisy Hill.TIA!!KlaudiaContinue

"Crops In Vanuatu"

Started by warren goodlet in Logan Food Gardeners and Local events and happenings Aug 24. 0 Replies

G'day folks, Farmer Waz here. My son Samuel is going to Vanuatu as a field trip by the "connect" group at school that is run by scripture union. This happens end of September for one week.This new…Continue

"Happy Chook Eggs"

Started by Deb Ritchie in Chooks and other backyard creatures. Last reply by Deb Ritchie Aug 22. 5 Replies

After seeing the latest disturbing pictures posted by "Animals Australia" on Facebook today I urged everyone to STOP BUYING CAGE EGGS. I now have a friend wanting to know if I know anyone in her area…Continue

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Shepherds purse

Posted by Karen Freeman on September 1, 2014 at 20:46 1 Comment

Has anyone shepherds purse (botanical name Capsella bursapastoris )we are needing some for nose bleeds. Thanks Karen & Steve

Health, trans fats, vege oils, home grown foods.

Posted by Colin Westwood on September 1, 2014 at 10:56 0 Comments

I have in the past been guilty of eating lots of supermarket and junk foods in spite of having a garden full of edible food. For this, I paid a heavy price in the form of some extremely serious health problems.

This article, clearly demonstrates the problems with our modern diet that the majority of us fail to understand fully. While most of us LFGers are good at growing food, it is clear that it is also crucial to also be aware of how best to prepare our produce in the most safe and…

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Posted by Colin Westwood on August 24, 2014 at 7:08 0 Comments

Here's yet another inspired post from one of my great gurus, Dr Mercola, that is well worth reading.…

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Stinking Roger

Posted by Deb Fazio on August 14, 2014 at 12:43 0 Comments

Has anyone heard of the plant 'Stinking Roger'? Can anyone get a hold of some as i am trying to deter a hungry possum from getting into our community garden bed and i have heard this is a deterrent

 

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LFG Event: Sunday 21 September 2014 Garden Visit to Roger and Brenda Clark's Park Ridge garden at Greenbank

September 21, 2014 from 9am to 11am
In September, Roger and Brenda Clark welcome us to the five acre Park Ridge property where they have lived for 35 years as their blog attests.Theirs is an unusual situation. They have plenty of space to establish fruit trees and grow the vegetables which supply their kitchen, but Roger has reverted to container gardening to achieve productivity. He has done this to…See More
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Shepherds purse

Has anyone shepherds purse (botanical name Capsella bursapastoris )we are needing some for nose bleeds. Thanks Karen & Steve
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Health, trans fats, vege oils, home grown foods.

I have in the past been guilty of eating lots of supermarket and junk foods in spite of having a garden full of edible food. For this, I paid a heavy price in the form of some extremely serious health problems.This article, clearly demonstrates the problems with our modern diet that the majority of us fail to understand fully. While most of us LFGers are good at growing food, it is clear that it is also crucial to also be aware of how best to prepare our produce in the most safe and beneficial…See More
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LFG Event: Sunday 21 September 2014 Garden Visit to Roger and Brenda Clark's Park Ridge garden at Greenbank

September 21, 2014 from 9am to 11am
In September, Roger and Brenda Clark welcome us to the five acre Park Ridge property where they have lived for 35 years as their blog attests.Theirs is an unusual situation. They have plenty of space to establish fruit trees and grow the vegetables which supply their kitchen, but Roger has reverted to container gardening to achieve productivity. He has done this to…See More
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Kylie P replied to Kylie P's discussion Fruit Trees in Large Pots
"Hi Roger.  Thanks so much for your kind offer.  I will ring you this week.  :-)  cheers .....Kylie"
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Roger Clark replied to Kylie P's discussion Fruit Trees in Large Pots
"Kylie, Yes as Liz says, I grow a lot of things in pots, including Avocados. I have Figs in containers as well as in the ground. One is in a plastic rubbish bin and all in containers are doing well. It really would be beneficial and save an…"
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Kylie P commented on Liz Woods's event 'LFG Event: Sunday 21 September 2014 Garden Visit to Roger and Brenda Clark's Park Ridge garden'
"Unfortunately I can't join you on 21st September guys.   I suffer from chronic fatigue and fibromyalgia......and a few other things to boot.  As this means I never sleep very well, I can't manage a 9am-er.  Hope…"
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"Our resident bearded dragon re-appeared on Thursday, after a long hibernation? So pleased to see her (we think) fat red belly again!"
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"It will be interesting to see how recent rains have boosted Roger and Brenda's orchard, when we visit on 21 September ..."
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Liz Woods replied to Kylie P's discussion Fruit Trees in Large Pots
"Hi Kylie, Roger Clark has some trees in pots including avocadoes and figs ... why not drop him a line for some advice or better still, join us on 21 September when we visit Roger's place for September's Garden Visit and see what he does…"
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