It is like a piece of wire that can move. Below is a photo I pulled off the net, but the one I found looks very much like it. It is about 12 cm long and brown like this one. It can lift its head…Continue
I was playing around with some parameters on a map on the BOM website. Check out the link which shows that for the last 3 months, areas around south east queensland have either had lowest on record…Continue
What you need to know:You will be trading your produce directly with each other, so there will be no middle man and you can be sure to get exactly what you want for your produce.Please be brave and…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: