A friend showed me their small blueberry in a pot, that was covered in fruit. She said it fruits almost continuously and looked like it was easy to grow. Have you had success growing blueberries…Continue
Late last year one of our Grants and Fundraising Subcommittee members, Janine, applied to Logan Diggers for a grant to purchase some equipment. Janine and I attended the award ceremony today to see…Continue
Home grown food is better for individuals, families, communities and the planet for social, emotional, health and environmental reasons.
I felt a bit disapointed today as I wandered around my yard. There isn't much in the garden to harvest. No bumper crops filling the fridge or freezer. No surplus to farm out to friends. Just bits here and there and unripe fruit that promise a good future, but not ready yet.
I have been harvesting about 4 strawberries per day (think I need an acre of these to get enough), about 4 red pawpaw over the last 2 weeks, some lady finger bananas, one Loganberry (I cut it in half and…Continue
Wow so excited! I just called Bunnings to see if they would donate some gardening supplies to my son's kindy. They said YES! So tomorrow I am going to pick up mulch, compost, seeds, seedlings and hopefully even some fruit trees!!! Thanks Christie at Bunnings you rock!
As hot as it was I managed to get out into the garden for much of the morning and then again in the late afternoon. I haven't spent much time in my garden over the last 6 months, so it felt so good to get out there and get my hands in the dirty.
Here are some of the things I did today: